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06-26-2005, 03:22 AM

I am trying to install VMWare on a system running Windows 2003 Server + SP1. It goes on till the choose the install dir. When i click on Next, the install crashes out to debugger.

I thought the file was corrupt, so i tried running a file which i had had downloaded before (and it had worked.) Now even that is crashing. MSN messenger also is not installing.

What is wrong?



06-26-2005, 09:12 AM
have you tried reinstalling windows installer. You can these redistributables from the microsoft website. If it is windows 2k3 then make sure you install windows installer version 3

06-26-2005, 05:10 PM
how to reinstall that? i dont find a option to do that.

06-30-2005, 07:04 PM
you would need to find the redistributables from the microsoft website and install from those to repair it. For obvious reasons it does not show in add/remove programs