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Windows 7: Windows Installer

30 May 2011   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 bit
Windows Installer

Hey, I wasn't sure where to post this thread, but I was installing the latest Java Update when I got an error message saying that the installer service failed to load. I went to the services list and Windows installer wasn't there. I don't know what to do. Any help is appreciated.

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01 Jun 2011   #2

Windows 7 32 bit

I would probably try this first:

SFC /SCANNOW Command - System File Checker

Also the actual executable is

You might search for it on your system(should be in C:\Windows\System32)

Before doing scannow it may be worth a shot to run this in an Administrator command prompt: sc start msiexec

and see if it comes up.
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