Last post Sep 05, 2010 02:36 PM by gabriel.lozano-moran
Sep 05, 2010 11:59 AM|sampatrik|LINK
I tried to install Visual studio 2008 but when i run setup It give and error that "A problem has been encounter you need to close setup". when i find why this problem is coming then i find that I need to install windows installar 3.1. I downloaded this and
install successfully. but It is not showing In add/remove section of control panel. but when i put "msiexec.exe" in Run section then it is showing that windows installar is install. But still i am not able to install Visual studio.
I install "windows xp professional version 2002 service pack2 v.2096" .
Please tell me which windows installar will compatible with my system( with URL). so that i can install Visual studio 2008.
Sep 05, 2010 02:36 PM|gabriel.lozano-moran|LINK
Windows XP with SP2 is certainly supported so that is not the problem. How did you figure out that the problem was Windows Installer? Did you see it in the logfiles, Eventlog? Did you install from CD/DVD? Have you tried copying the contents to your hard
disk and running the installer from there?
Have you tried with the installation of Windows Installer 4.5:
Run msiexec /? and tell what version you have, it should be on the first line of the dialog.
Also try to run the following commands:
For other resolutions read this KB: