After changing this it worked fine. Report hispafrican- Oct 28, 2012 12:32PM I am a tech person, have tried multiple registry fixes, restarting key services, boot options, etc and none of them worked. Monday, April 12, 2010 1:58 PM Reply | Quote Answers 0 Sign in to vote Common reason including file corrupt/missing, related registry missing/changed, no permission on registry etc. In the "Open" box, type "msiexec /unreg", and then press ENTER. Source
You. Report happyman- Nov 19, 2008 02:45PM thanks man greatest been trying to work out this error for ages now it works thanks alote! Amol Report jalalyasa- Mar 30, 2010 08:07AM thanks a lot, Report yegg- Apr 2, 2010 03:46AM This hasn't solved my issue, neither has any other solution. Login. https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/windowsserver/en-US/c4a0029c-0ad5-4cdd-ad4e-c902af0d6878/windows-installer?forum=winservergen
Check the value in the "Startup type:" field. helped me =].thanks for veryone to help 1 2 3 Next Ask a question Members get more answers than anonymous users. Report ssssssssssssssss- May 27, 2010 12:39AM thank u!!!
So give that a try - it worked for me. Trying to reinstall QuickTime. Error 5: Access is denied." CAUSE: The error messages usually appear after failed installation of MSI Package or Disabled "Windows Installer" service. Windows Installer Cleanup Utility Windows 7 Report mohd_bh- Nov 21, 2009 03:36PM after reinstalling Windows Installer 4.5 for XP SP3 it still didnt work, did what you wrote and its now working fine like before....
Print Article Email Article ? Msi Access Is Denied Setup was unable to create the WMI namespace CCM The error code is 80040154, (NULL), (NULL), (NULL), (NULL), , . Report Bencscan- Apr 14, 2010 11:52PM This solution worked for me to install tune 9.1 on windows 7 ultimate 64 bit. http://www.st-andrews.ac.uk/itsupport/faq/index.php?solution_id=1026 Could not start windows installer service on local computer.
Helpful +6 Report Mark Dec 19, 2008 09:53AM On someone's advice, I disabled the firewall and rebooted twice. I've explored many possibilities and tried a few things of my own and nothing has solved the issue yet. It also explains why I only got the error message on SOME installations (the 64-bit ones apparently). I just wanted to say Thank you!
Merry Christmas and hope 2009 is your best year yet...I'm not a computer savvy guy, stumbling around a bit. http://jeka-jk.livejournal.com/221101.html I was reading the posts that you had been making and the advice that you took but none of it worked for me. Windows Could Not Start The Windows Installer Service On Local Computer Error 2 Had this problem for months!!! Windows Installer Service Could Not Be Accessed Windows 7 Get 1:1 Help Now Advertise Here Enjoyed your answer?
Article has been viewed 22041 times. this contact form Been trying for few hours already before I found this post.. Also when I'm trying to start them manually, I got the following message: "Windows Installer Service could not be accessed". Almost everything hang. Windows Installer Download
Report morantis- May 9, 2010 01:16PM You were confused by how to start a service? Technical support staff for help via the: Live Support- GoToAssist link. Report johnnyz- Apr 24, 2009 04:54PM wow it worked thank you so much Report Krishhhhhhh- May 14, 2009 01:28PM Thanks a lot man...........the problem was such a disgusting one s.......earched for have a peek here Helpful +45 Report GaryB Aug 7, 2008 04:05AM Hello.
Trying to install other software won’t work if the installer service is off. Rated 5 out of 10 based on 138 votes. Windows Vista or Windows 7 Click the Windows Start button in the bottom left of the screen and Type Run into the quick search - select the Run...
This is the most simple clear cut answer i ever found on internet. On the "Start" menu, click "Run". Solution 1 Windows XP Click the Start button and click Run... Thanks once again.
Report Abhi- Jun 4, 2010 05:26PM works like a charm!! poor 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 excellent Tell us why you rated the content this way. (optional) Approved Comments... thank you so much Report Doc- May 1, 2010 09:01PM This was the fix for me running xp pro sp3, after I looked everywhere. Check This Out Report AC- Jul 8, 2010 04:10PM Awesome!
a) Open GPMC.msc b) Go to the Default Domain Policy c) Click on Edit d) Got to Computer Configuration\Windows Settings\Security Settings\System\Services\Windows Installer and change the startup up type to Manual thank you SOOOOO MUCH that solves a ton of problems for me!!!!! This article is provided by Santhosh: How to resolve Common "Windows Installer" Problems http://support.microsoft.com/kb/555175 You can have a test to install Windows Installer 4.5: http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=5a58b56f-60b6-4412-95b9-54d056d6f9f4&DisplayLang=en Marked as answer by MedicalSMicrosoft Report Amir- Apr 14, 2010 10:13AM Thank you very much!
Here are the detailed steps: 1. Thanks a lot Report me- May 24, 2009 04:10PM Jen, worked perfectly! Thanks! THANKS A LOT MAN!!!
wel what is the use of this command.. Report bean- Jan 28, 2009 09:19AM thank you!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Like others, this problem was first intermittent, then persistent. You may be able to use the /AUXSOURCE= flag to retrieve this description; see Help and Support for details.
Report Bencscan- Apr 14, 2010 11:59PM The solution here http://www.windowsbbs.com/... Report ziggy- Jan 25, 2009 07:17AM Thanks Jason. you will still receive the error message, but iTunes downloaded anyway! Please help.
Hope this helps.. I am using XP SP2. Report Pat- Apr 30, 2010 09:08AM i had this problem for a long time , and now it's fixed !!! View all 48 comments Report kathypray- Jul 9, 2008 11:40AM hey jason, I tried doiong that and it still says windows installer could not be accessed...any other suggestions Report Anand.Periyasamy- Apr
After reboot installer service seems to behave itself again. Type "regsvr32 c:\windows\system32\msi" press end and try to install again.