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Installation package could not be opened...

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#1 Ahsan Hameed

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Posted 03 April 2009 - 07:39 AM

I am having a problem with a game called The Movies. I have the setup zipped on my pc, i played this game many times on vista and xp and it runs smoothly, but now i have formatted my harddisk and installed winvista on it and now when i try to run the setup of the game it comes with an error that:
"The installation package could not be opened. Contact the application vendorto verify that this is a valid Windows Installer package."
Please help me how to overcome this thing and install my game again.


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#2 scff249


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Posted 04 April 2009 - 02:10 AM

Do you have the CD for the game?

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#3 Ahsan Hameed

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Posted 04 April 2009 - 07:25 AM

no i just downloaded it from a torrent site, its an iso file,
i have mount it with deamon tools, still not working...

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Posted 04 April 2009 - 10:22 AM

i just downloaded it from a torrent site

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