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Or press the Windows key + R if you really want the run box.

Got Feedback? Once i hid them on MS Update I had no problem since. ninjamomm says: 8 years ago I have implemented all 5 methods except method 3, but I still get the message that the windows installer service couldn't be accessed. Click Yes when asked to confirm. check over here

Note that if it goes away when you chose Local System Account, just leave it at that setting. Proposed as answer by SteelyDanFan Monday, September 16, 2013 3:30 PM Unproposed as answer by SteelyDanFan Monday, September 16, 2013 3:30 PM Tuesday, June 09, 2009 11:50 AM Reply | Quote This is so frustrating and of course nothing on the MS help pages works. The error was: [Microsoft][SQL Native Client][SQL Server]Login failed for user ‘sa'. https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/2642495

Installation error: "Key not valid for use in specified state". Finish any installations in progress, or restart your computer, and then rerun setup. Hope all continues to go well, Good luck. Pin: 560086 Contacts Phone: +91-80-23002144 Fax: +91-80-23193552 Email: [email protected] Like Relyon Softech Help Desk Geek Search Menu Windows Windows 8 Windows 7 Windows Vista Windows XP Reviews Software Tools Products Tips

Thank you!!! cminniect's advice worked for me after many other failures. By default, there should only be one msiexec.exe file in that directory, but sometimes another one gets created with no extension and a size of 0 KB. keith says: 4 years ago the last step, it wont let me choose to stop and start, it is greyed out, any ideas?

Loading... I renamed it to Reset.Reg, but I don't think that's necessary 3. Sign in Share More Report Need to report the video? http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_other-update/windows-installer-service-unavailable/89057565-465c-4dca-baf8-0e5c3810380c From that window there will be other troubleshooters available to try also.

muhammadlilg 43,107 views 1:17 How To Fix Windows Installer Package Problem. (Chrome Remote Desktop - DLL Issue) - Duration: 3:32. God bless you!! Another application may be running setup. I did stop indexing on my computer for a bit, but started it up again because i like having some things i do indexed.

And, oh yes, System Mechanic is back on my computer. In the small pop up Run windown, type in Regedit, then hit ok. 5. Now click on the Log On tab and under Log on as:, choose Local System Account and tick the Allow this service to interact with the desktop checkbox. The registry fix was AWSOME, I don't even need to reboot.

Can it be the reason I'm getting the 1719? http://introbuilder.net/windows-installer/windows-installer-service-xp-error.php Thursday, April 22, 2010 3:32 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Thanks mate - solved it for me tooWill Monday, May 24, 2010 7:14 PM Reply | Quote The password will automatically be filled in for this account, so don't change it. Then in the paragraphs that come up, select "automatic troubleshooter".

Show more Language: English Content location: United States Restricted Mode: Off History Help Loading... If this happens then an hacker can write such a program that can easily gets the access of system. Sign in to add this video to a playlist. http://introbuilder.net/windows-installer/windows-installer-service-error.php Staff Online Now TerryNet Moderator flavallee Trusted Advisor Advertisement Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Operating Systems > Windows 7 > Home Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Members

Never fear. Stay logged in Sign up now! akhil says: 7 years ago Thanks a lot buddy!!!

simon says: 7 years ago cminniect, that worked!

I had already checked the processes tab for any instances of MSI or similar, but had not looked under 'All Users'. Operating system error 5(Access is denied.) BACKUP DATABASE is terminating abnormally. Method 2 "“ Delete MSIEXEC with no extension Another strange thing that can happen is the creation of a second msiexec file in your C:\Windows\system32 directory. I tried to fix this problem and after exhausting all of the above recommendations and still experiencing the problem, I downloaded iTunes to a folder and installed it successfully from there.

Marked as answer by JohnnyMc Tuesday, June 09, 2009 11:50 AM Tuesday, June 09, 2009 11:38 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Wolfie - you're a champion! thanks jibem7, May 9, 2012 #1 Sponsor Stuward Joined: Apr 29, 2012 Messages: 2 First, my knowledge is limited compared to others on this forum, so look for other Now the log on page is all greyed out and I cannot change it back. have a peek at these guys Where do I go , what do I do now ??

I am running Windows Vista Home Premium 64 bit. Type the following at the prompt and press Enter. %windir%\syswow64\msiexec.exe /unregister This unregisters the msiexec.exe file in the C:\Windows\syswow64 directory. I manually added the MSIServer key, but I don't think you have to do this. bahweep replied Nov 1, 2016 at 2:59 PM News from the web #3 poochee replied Nov 1, 2016 at 2:58 PM Major Major Problems lochlomonder replied Nov 1, 2016 at 2:53

then it disappears and shows again a couple of times then disappears completly. The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down.