View Full Version : Windows 7 - Windows Installer has stopped working
01-18-09, 07:50 PM
Anyone else not able to install anything that uses the Windows Installer?
I can't install Diskeeper, or anything that uses it.
01-19-09, 02:23 AM
same thing happened to me. except that i can't install anything.
started when i tried to install itunes...don't really know what's causing it.
01-19-09, 02:55 AM
I'm going back to Vista then...screw it.
I had the same problem, but found a solution here:
I was trying to isntall NOD32 and the Windows Installer wasn't working. The registry modification solved the problem for me.
Hope this helps someone. This stuff can be quite frustrating.
Had the same thing happen to me - my solution to the problem was to do a complete reinstall(thought some files had been corrupted due to overclocking, but I guess that was not the case as other people seem to suffer from the same issue). :headexplode:
01-19-09, 07:59 AM
BETA software, all I have to say, win7 is shaping up nicelly, but how can you not expect bugs.
01-19-09, 09:18 AM
it worked for me!
01-19-09, 11:59 AM
Hmm, this is odd. I haven't had troubles installing ANYTHING thus far. If I do run into the problem though, I will report it here.
01-19-09, 12:32 PM
Thanks so much! It fixed it!! :)
01-19-09, 12:35 PM
Good to hear. :)
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