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Ext User(ts)
18-02-2006, 10:33 AM
hi
my problem is when my computer loads up windows installer keeps trying to
install software that i have no knowledge of,i click on cancle but it keeps
trying to install it.i have tryed to find the software but it says the source
disk cannot be found.i have done spyware and anti virus tests but non found,i
am now stumped,i tryed turning off windows installer and that partialy worked
the install box flashed on and of the screen a few times then that was it but
i found out that with installer turned off you cannot uninstall other
software from the add and remove program so i had to turn it on again now i
am left with this software trying to install constantly.hope someone out
their can help me.thanx hopefuly tina
--
thank you ts

Ext User(WTC)
18-02-2006, 10:43 AM
"ts" <ts@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
news:AFBE5B9B-EC33-4DD9-8AE4-68CA871B0D7F@microsoft.com...
> hi
> my problem is when my computer loads up windows installer keeps trying
> to
> install software that i have no knowledge of,i click on cancle but it
> keeps
> trying to install it.i have tryed to find the software but it says the
> source
> disk cannot be found.i have done spyware and anti virus tests but non
> found,i
> am now stumped,i tryed turning off windows installer and that partialy
> worked
> the install box flashed on and of the screen a few times then that was it
> but
> i found out that with installer turned off you cannot uninstall other
> software from the add and remove program so i had to turn it on again now
> i
> am left with this software trying to install constantly.hope someone out
> their can help me.thanx hopefuly tina


Download and run this utility.

Description of the Windows Installer CleanUp Utility
http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=290301

--
William Crawford
MS-MVP Windows Shell/User

Ext User(ts)
18-02-2006, 11:43 PM
it took five minutes and they where uninstalled,brilliant.Thank you very much
william
best regds tina
--
thank you ts


"WTC" wrote:

> "ts" <ts@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> news:AFBE5B9B-EC33-4DD9-8AE4-68CA871B0D7F@microsoft.com...
> > hi
> > my problem is when my computer loads up windows installer keeps trying
> > to
> > install software that i have no knowledge of,i click on cancle but it
> > keeps
> > trying to install it.i have tryed to find the software but it says the
> > source
> > disk cannot be found.i have done spyware and anti virus tests but non
> > found,i
> > am now stumped,i tryed turning off windows installer and that partialy
> > worked
> > the install box flashed on and of the screen a few times then that was it
> > but
> > i found out that with installer turned off you cannot uninstall other
> > software from the add and remove program so i had to turn it on again now
> > i
> > am left with this software trying to install constantly.hope someone out
> > their can help me.thanx hopefuly tina
>
>
> Download and run this utility.
>
> Description of the Windows Installer CleanUp Utility
> http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=290301
>
> --
> William Crawford
> MS-MVP Windows Shell/User
>
>
>

Ext User(WTC)
19-02-2006, 04:13 AM
You're welcome.

--
William Crawford
MS-MVP Windows Shell/User

"ts" <ts@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
news:F7A051E9-B224-40F1-A8B8-1F2E10F7F792@microsoft.com...
> it took five minutes and they where uninstalled,brilliant.Thank you very
> much
> william
> best regds tina
> --
> thank you ts
>
>
> "WTC" wrote:
>
>> "ts" <ts@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
>> news:AFBE5B9B-EC33-4DD9-8AE4-68CA871B0D7F@microsoft.com...
>> > hi
>> > my problem is when my computer loads up windows installer keeps
>> > trying
>> > to
>> > install software that i have no knowledge of,i click on cancle but it
>> > keeps
>> > trying to install it.i have tryed to find the software but it says the
>> > source
>> > disk cannot be found.i have done spyware and anti virus tests but non
>> > found,i
>> > am now stumped,i tryed turning off windows installer and that partialy
>> > worked
>> > the install box flashed on and of the screen a few times then that was
>> > it
>> > but
>> > i found out that with installer turned off you cannot uninstall other
>> > software from the add and remove program so i had to turn it on again
>> > now
>> > i
>> > am left with this software trying to install constantly.hope someone
>> > out
>> > their can help me.thanx hopefuly tina
>>
>>
>> Download and run this utility.
>>
>> Description of the Windows Installer CleanUp Utility
>> http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=290301
>>
>> --
>> William Crawford
>> MS-MVP Windows Shell/User
>>
>>
>>

Ext User(David)
27-04-2006, 07:53 PM
Hello

I am having the same problem as the member you helped previously.The only
thing is that I tried to download the windows installer clean up but a
message came up on my screen saying the following:

C:\DOCUMENTS AND SETTINGS\DAVID\LOCAL SETTINGS\TEMPORARY INTERNET FILES\
CONTENT.1E5\JDRBQKTO\msicuus[1].exe is not a valid win 32 application

As a bit of a novice I have not got a clue what that means or how to get
around it.
Would greatly appreciate some advice on how to fix this
Many thanks

DN
--
DN


"WTC" wrote:

> You're welcome.
>
> --
> William Crawford
> MS-MVP Windows Shell/User
>
> "ts" <ts@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> news:F7A051E9-B224-40F1-A8B8-1F2E10F7F792@microsoft.com...
> > it took five minutes and they where uninstalled,brilliant.Thank you very
> > much
> > william
> > best regds tina
> > --
> > thank you ts
> >
> >
> > "WTC" wrote:
> >
> >> "ts" <ts@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> >> news:AFBE5B9B-EC33-4DD9-8AE4-68CA871B0D7F@microsoft.com...
> >> > hi
> >> > my problem is when my computer loads up windows installer keeps
> >> > trying
> >> > to
> >> > install software that i have no knowledge of,i click on cancle but it
> >> > keeps
> >> > trying to install it.i have tryed to find the software but it says the
> >> > source
> >> > disk cannot be found.i have done spyware and anti virus tests but non
> >> > found,i
> >> > am now stumped,i tryed turning off windows installer and that partialy
> >> > worked
> >> > the install box flashed on and of the screen a few times then that was
> >> > it
> >> > but
> >> > i found out that with installer turned off you cannot uninstall other
> >> > software from the add and remove program so i had to turn it on again
> >> > now
> >> > i
> >> > am left with this software trying to install constantly.hope someone
> >> > out
> >> > their can help me.thanx hopefuly tina
> >>
> >>
> >> Download and run this utility.
> >>
> >> Description of the Windows Installer CleanUp Utility
> >> http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=290301
> >>
> >> --
> >> William Crawford
> >> MS-MVP Windows Shell/User
> >>
> >>
> >>
>
>
>
>

Ext User(Ramesh, MS-MVP)
27-04-2006, 08:23 PM
David,

Clear the Temporary Internet Files cache and try again. Here is the direct
download URL:

http://download.microsoft.com/download/e/9/d/e9d80355-7ab4-45b8-80e8-983a48d5e1bd/msicuu2.exe

--
Regards,

Ramesh Srinivasan, Microsoft MVP [Windows XP Shell/User]
Windows« XP Troubleshooting http://www.winhelponline.com


"David" <david@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
news:329D9B82-6354-4631-A7D3-8790519B5F99@microsoft.com...
Hello

I am having the same problem as the member you helped previously.The only
thing is that I tried to download the windows installer clean up but a
message came up on my screen saying the following:

C:\DOCUMENTS AND SETTINGS\DAVID\LOCAL SETTINGS\TEMPORARY INTERNET FILES\
CONTENT.1E5\JDRBQKTO\msicuus[1].exe is not a valid win 32 application

As a bit of a novice I have not got a clue what that means or how to get
around it.
Would greatly appreciate some advice on how to fix this
Many thanks

DN
--
DN

Ext User(David)
02-05-2006, 09:23 PM
Thanks for your reply Ramesh.
I tried to directly down load what you said but ERROR 1500 appeared saying
another installation is in progress.You must complete that installation
before continuing this one.I tried re starting my computer but the windows
installer just kept tryng to install the old Nokia PC Suite 5.8 again
--
DN


"Ramesh, MS-MVP" wrote:

> David,
>
> Clear the Temporary Internet Files cache and try again. Here is the direct
> download URL:
>
> http://download.microsoft.com/download/e/9/d/e9d80355-7ab4-45b8-80e8-983a48d5e1bd/msicuu2.exe
>
> --
> Regards,
>
> Ramesh Srinivasan, Microsoft MVP [Windows XP Shell/User]
> Windows® XP Troubleshooting http://www.winhelponline.com
>
>
> "David" <david@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> news:329D9B82-6354-4631-A7D3-8790519B5F99@microsoft.com...
> Hello
>
> I am having the same problem as the member you helped previously.The only
> thing is that I tried to download the windows installer clean up but a
> message came up on my screen saying the following:
>
> C:\DOCUMENTS AND SETTINGS\DAVID\LOCAL SETTINGS\TEMPORARY INTERNET FILES\
> CONTENT.1E5\JDRBQKTO\msicuus[1].exe is not a valid win 32 application
>
> As a bit of a novice I have not got a clue what that means or how to get
> around it.
> Would greatly appreciate some advice on how to fix this
> Many thanks
>
> DN
> --
> DN
>
>
>
>

Ext User(Ramesh, MS-MVP)
02-05-2006, 11:23 PM
DN,

Are you able to install the Windows Installer Cleanup utility after a
reboot?
If that does not help, try a clean boot and then install.

--
Regards,

Ramesh Srinivasan, Microsoft MVP [Windows XP Shell/User]
Windows« XP Troubleshooting http://www.winhelponline.com


"David" <david@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
news:FD367C0E-730B-47D2-A039-8685498485E5@microsoft.com...
Thanks for your reply Ramesh.
I tried to directly down load what you said but ERROR 1500 appeared saying
another installation is in progress.You must complete that installation
before continuing this one.I tried re starting my computer but the windows
installer just kept tryng to install the old Nokia PC Suite 5.8 again
--
DN


"Ramesh, MS-MVP" wrote:

> David,
>
> Clear the Temporary Internet Files cache and try again. Here is the direct
> download URL:
>
> http://download.microsoft.com/download/e/9/d/e9d80355-7ab4-45b8-80e8-983a48d5e1bd/msicuu2.exe
>
> --
> Regards,
>
> Ramesh Srinivasan, Microsoft MVP [Windows XP Shell/User]
> Windows« XP Troubleshooting http://www.winhelponline.com
>
>
> "David" <david@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> news:329D9B82-6354-4631-A7D3-8790519B5F99@microsoft.com...
> Hello
>
> I am having the same problem as the member you helped previously.The only
> thing is that I tried to download the windows installer clean up but a
> message came up on my screen saying the following:
>
> C:\DOCUMENTS AND SETTINGS\DAVID\LOCAL SETTINGS\TEMPORARY INTERNET FILES\
> CONTENT.1E5\JDRBQKTO\msicuus[1].exe is not a valid win 32 application
>
> As a bit of a novice I have not got a clue what that means or how to get
> around it.
> Would greatly appreciate some advice on how to fix this
> Many thanks
>
> DN
> --
> DN
>
>
>
>

Ext User(PLA)
01-07-2006, 12:13 AM
I was having this problem too. Whoever wrote this post, thanks.

"WTC" wrote:

> "ts" <ts@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> news:AFBE5B9B-EC33-4DD9-8AE4-68CA871B0D7F@microsoft.com...
> > hi
> > my problem is when my computer loads up windows installer keeps trying
> > to
> > install software that i have no knowledge of,i click on cancle but it
> > keeps
> > trying to install it.i have tryed to find the software but it says the
> > source
> > disk cannot be found.i have done spyware and anti virus tests but non
> > found,i
> > am now stumped,i tryed turning off windows installer and that partialy
> > worked
> > the install box flashed on and of the screen a few times then that was it
> > but
> > i found out that with installer turned off you cannot uninstall other
> > software from the add and remove program so i had to turn it on again now
> > i
> > am left with this software trying to install constantly.hope someone out
> > their can help me.thanx hopefuly tina
>
>
> Download and run this utility.
>
> Description of the Windows Installer CleanUp Utility
> http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=290301
>
> --
> William Crawford
> MS-MVP Windows Shell/User
>
>
>

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