Clickonce Application Fails to Publish with Empty Error Message
"Error occurred attempting to extract setup configuration file"
The root cause of the failure is unknown. But Some web related application stops Clickonce application Download correctly
Some Known Issues are with Installation of
Microsoft Web Services Enhancement 3.0
.NET Memory Profiler by SciTech Software 3.0
WebEx, Black Ice, Oracle Developer tools
-Removal of this software will resolve the issue. after publish you could reinstall those application again. If none of this software are installed Please check if any Application is interacting with IE(Web)removal of that should help