Windows Installer Has Encountered A Problem
If it doesn't work, we still have options. Did this article resolve your issue? TECH169553 March 19th, 2012 http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH169553 Support / PGP Desktop - Windows installer has encountered a problem and needs to close... this is my first post in this forum. check over here
If you're new to Tech Support Guy, we highly recommend that you visit our Guide for New Members. I'm trying to install some software that I need urgently but every time I try I get a 'windows installer Thread Tools Search this Thread 03-25-2010, 05:19 AM #1 If so, go back into safe mode, open the command prompt and type the following commands: MSIEXEC /UNREGISTER Press Enter MSIEXEC /REGIStER Press Enter If this does not work, we will Install ORCA tool from internet (it’s part of Windows installer SDK, which can be downloaded from MS site). 2. https://winostips.wordpress.com/2011/08/17/a-fix-for-windows-installer-has-encountered-a-problem-and-needs-to-close/
Find ‘RemoveExistingProducts’ API from ‘Edit|Find’ option in ORCA tool. Please help. I think I have a solution that should fix your installer woes... Alternatively, you can click the button at the top bar of this topic and Track this Topic, where you can choose email notifications.
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I tried to run Combofix.exe but it does not open. Thanks for using the forums. A window will open with a message indicating that it will need to restart. Also uncheck "load startup group" on the general page.
After an hour or so, my computer would freeze up and i would have to restart it. Started by nevermindmi , Jan 10 2010 11:31 PM Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next This topic is locked 21 replies to this topic #1 nevermindmi nevermindmi Members 10 posts You can let me know. Crystalfire05-24-2011, 08:47 PMCan anyone please help me reinstall my msi products.
Save it to your desktop.DDS.scrDDS.pifDouble click on the DDS icon, allow it to run.A small box will open, with an explanation about the tool. http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f10/windows-installer-has-encountered-a-problem-471271.html Privacy statement © 2017 Microsoft. If the problem recurs, UNcheck half the items you just checked to narrow down the culprit. I ran a symantec Antivirus Scan earlier today and no viruses/threats were found.
Don't have a SymAccount? check my blog Click here to Register a free account now! Please guys help me fix this, I'm really going nuts... I tried this again and the same thing happened.
sometimes when i am inactive for a while on the computer, it would freeze up or some desktop icons would go missing. regards, Elise "Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen." Follow BleepingComputer on: Facebook | Twitter | Google+| lockerdome Malware analyst @ windows installer has encountered a problem This is a discussion on windows installer has encountered a problem within the Windows XP Support forums, part of the Tech Support Forum category. this content Now that we know what is causing the problem, we can go about fixing it.
if you need any other info let me know so that this can be resolved.:) Ryan05-18-2011, 12:13 AMHello Crystalfire, First, let me thank you for trying out our software.
Dell inspiron 8600- Windows XP home edition sp 3 4G Memory 512 ram Here is the message on the popup box. Not sure if it's the image on technet or just a bad download. We are sorry for the inconvenience. I tired to disable my antivirus (Symantec AntiVirus) by right clicking on the icon but after 5 seconds or so it enables itself again.
If you use this mirror, please extract the zip file to your desktop.Disconnect from the Internet and close all running programs.Temporarily disable any real-time active protection so your security programs will I liked the product so much that I downloaded slimcomputer, fixcleaner, and slimcleaner. regards, Elise "Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen." Follow BleepingComputer on: Facebook | Twitter | Google+| lockerdome Malware analyst @ have a peek at these guys Rollin' Rog, Dec 14, 2007 #2 devil_himself Joined: Apr 7, 2007 Messages: 4,910 "msiexec.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close" http://windows.ittoolbox.com/groups...countered-a-problem-and-needs-to-close-811472 devil_himself, Dec 14, 2007 #3 JuandaRuiz Thread
Live & Sponsor (CiD)If you are unsure of how to use Add or Remove Programs, then please see this tutorial:How To Remove An Installed Program From Your ComputerBefore we continue, we Suggestions?? Just note that the Freshdesk service is pretty big on some cookies (we love the choco-chip ones), and some portions of Freshdesk may not work properly if you disable cookies. Double-click the event log "Application Error" After double-clicking the "Application Error" line, the Event Properties window should open, and it should show more information on what is causing the error as
Live and Sponsor (CID) and I ran the TFC scan to clear my computer. Save the changes. 6. The message comes up as a windows box and says windows installer, and under that it says incorrect function. Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem?
You can obtain an older version of mscoree.dll from here (version 1.0.3705.0) After you have done the above, the problem should be solved, you should be able to install programs again, at at the moment i have a little less than 1GB of space on my computer so im wondering if im still able to download the scans required to fix my computer Please include the C:\ComboFix.txt in your next reply.In your next reply, please include the following:Combofix.txt regards, Elise "Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not Setup.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close.
I also went into safe mode and unregistered the file. Your cache administrator is webmaster. Check Installer Image Path 1) Click Start 2) Click Run 3) Type into Run: regedit Press Enter 4) Expand the HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE hive in the Registry Editor 5) Navigate to HKLM\Current Control Double-click on any line with a red X that says "Application error" as shown below.
If the problem didn't occur, check the other half, so all the Services are enabled -- proceed to do this on the startup tab as well. If you choose to participate, the online survey will be presented to you when you leave the Technet Web site.Would you like to participate? This took so much less time to complete rather than me going to the website and spending hours and hours at dell finding drivers so thank you for that. therefore, I cannot use them.