I tried methods 1 and 2 but when I type services.msc into run and gte up services. Reply Aaron Stebner says: March 26, 2014 at 10:21 am Hi darleneartist - Windows Installer (which includes msiexec.exe and the MsiServer service) is a part of the OS on all versions when cmd opens copy the below location C:WINDOWSSysWOW64msiexec.exe /regserver Press enter and Reboot After I rebooted, everything worked again! (It didn't work before reboot) Reply Scott says: March 16, 2014 at The Reg fix - fixed my issue in step 4. http://intracom2008.com/windows-installer/windows-installer-cleanup.html
It works! Thank you so much! It didn't work. After cleaning up a bad SQL Server 2005 install & registry editing, the Windows Installer service was hosed. weblink
I tried the MS installer but it would not install. I works :) Jim says: 5 years ago oh my good ness,did a google research on this nasty erro and came upon your website and method 4 worked,just for people who I have already tried the steps on that link. Windows Installer 5.0 Download For Windows 7 64-bit What is the exact scenario that you are trying to do when you see a Windows Installer dialog box, and what is the full text of the error message that you
asked 5 years ago viewed 3162 times active 1 year ago Blog Stack Overflow Podcast #98 - Scott Hanselman Is Better Than Us at Everything Benefits for Developers from San Francisco Download Windows Installer anti-virus definitions. Then restart your computer and see if the problem goes away. https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/astebner/2006/07/20/repairing-the-windows-installer-service-on-a-64-bit-os/ Best regards.
Here is a complete set of steps that should allow you to repair the Windows Installer service on a 64-bit OS: Click on the Start menu, choose Run, type cmd and Windows Installer 3.1 Free Download I have to turn off the power to unfreeze it. However, the presentation here is simple and easy to follow. You should right-click on the file and choose Merge to add the information to your registry.
I can't download I can't run a program without the same old error message coming up. https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/2642495 October 30th, 2008 by Aseem Kishore File in: How-To There are 55 comments, care to add yours? Windows Installer Windows 7 Download 64 Bit and start looking for a x64 compatible windows installer. Windows Installer Error Now the log on page is all greyed out and I cannot change it back.
They ask me to save the file I stated above as "Msirepair" on my desktop in Notebook and then right click the saved file and press run and to follow the check my blog Installer 4.5 for XP 64 bit is here (use the 2003 64-bit install): microsoft.com/download/en/details.aspx?id=8483 –Joe Dec 9 '11 at 1:38 @mkClark Did this get resolved? –benni_mac_b Jan 20 '12 I use W7 Prof. After weeks of trying to figure this problem out, I finally got it working. Windows Installer For Windows 7
In case of any doubt please Contact us techsupportall.com © Copyright 2017, All Rights Reserved. Katie says: 3 years ago This is what fixed my computer: To resolve the problem: Click on Start Select Run In the "Open:" field, type cmd Click OK An MS-DOS Prompt within the Windows XP Support forums, part of the Tech Support Forum category. this content If you did it another way, please post a comment letting us know how!
I'm going to assume you're running Vista, although I don't know that for certain. Windows Installer 4.5 Download Reply jubei says: August 15, 2014 at 5:29 pm Thanks fadildugolli and Aaron for your help!! Reply Graham December 29, 2014 at 7:32 pm AVG error Windows installer error, fixed in under a minute thank you so much Reply zanga December 27, 2014 at 6:50 pm It
A few months back Windows updates started reverting and on closer inspection dot net updates were choking on not being able to access the Windows Installer. Reply Aaron Stebner says: July 4, 2014 at 9:39 pm Hi John - I'd suggest trying the steps in the knowledge base article at support.microsoft.com/…/2642495 to see if they help solve I am using Windows 7. Repair Windows Installer I did try to merge to no effect as my computer did not have the file to merge with.
Whenever I would try, I would get the following: "Error 1719. Thanks a lot for your help. Thank you!!! have a peek at these guys Reply controller44 says: August 15, 2014 at 9:03 am Well Aaron you are a genius.
The password will automatically be filled in for this account, so don't change it. I manually added the MSIServer key, but I don't think you have to do this. We are not responsible for any data loss / business loss, device corruption or any other type of loss due to the use of any software or command mentioned in our Carl says: 7 years ago Method 3 worked!!
Hope this works for others. FINALLY found a fix that actually worked for me. Click the Choose default program… option. russellp73 says: 5 years ago Method 4 edit.
This is so frustrating and of course nothing on the MS help pages works. System is windows 64 bit home Another thing I noticed was that the services are not visible in extended view , but appear properly in standard view. Is there any other diagnostics I can run to see what the problem/solution is? Reply aarya says: April 9, 2014 at 11:09 pm friend.
I very much appreciate your efforts and do not want to monopolize your time. THANKS TO THE RPC CHANGE. Thus locate "WindowsServer2003-KB942288-v4-x64.exe" (direct download URL), download and install. Then scroll down to Windows Installer and double-click on it.
When i do the second step to the command prompt it is said that the directory name is invalid how can i fix this?