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#1 MrCeeTee

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Posted 23 April 2008 - 08:59 PM

Windows Installer on one of my network computers gives the following error:
"Windows Installer Service could not be accessed.... "I've tried everything Microsoft and other sites has suggested and not even Windows updates will install on the computer. Anyone has any ideas as to how I can fix this without reformating the hard drive? I'm running Windows XP on all the network computers.
The exact error is:
"Windows Installer Service could not be accessed.This can occur when you are running Windows in safe mode, or if Windows Installer is not correctly installed contact your support personnel for assistance."

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Posted 23 April 2008 - 09:10 PM

You can try this free utility to re-register the Windows Installer

http://wiki.djlizard.net/Dial-a-fix#Standard_version
The power of accurate observation is commonly called cynicism by those who haven't got it.

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