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Ask ! Elvandil, Jul 4, 2009 #4 Kwinten Thread Starter Joined: Jul 4, 2009 Messages: 9 Yeah, I'm starting to think it's not the Temp folder now too. Consider x86 vs. Read More . his comment is here

Cant open .exe files or install anything... Brother MFC9340CDW only prints... Got this new Thread Tools Search this Thread 01-22-2008, 03:31 PM #1 woodchopper88 Registered Member Join Date: Dec 2005 Posts: 70 OS: XP, Vista Trying to run installation The two programs I couldn't install (Nero and Photoshop) are now installed.

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Skip navigation Sign inSearch Loading... Windows Installer Not Working Vista Please try again later. The installer may refuse to run, report an error code, say it’s unable to write to a folder, or even silently fail. Cant open anything(cmd/ addremove programs / system restore ect.

For antivirus programs, you may need to download a removal utility from the antivirus company’s website instead of simply using the uninstaller in the Windows Control Panel. Unable To Install Software On Windows 7 have you tried temporarily disabling your antivirus while you install the program? I'm not sure if it has anything to do with my Temp folder now. I'm on the original admin account. 3.

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Watch QueueQueueWatch QueueQueue Remove allDisconnect The next video is startingstop Loading... Half way through installation, the computer crashes, and rather than rebooting normally, the screen goes black, there is a flashing line in the top corner for a couple of seconds (as Vista Won't Install Programs NazmusLabs 391,816 views 16:05 How To Use Windows Vista System Restore - Duration: 9:27. Vista Won't Let Me Install Anything If you download a 64-bit software installer for a 32-bit version of Windows, you’ll see an error and the installer won’t run.

Modern software installers will automatically ask for permission, while Windows will attempt to automatically run old software installers with the administrator privileges they require. Now, nothing happens at all. Your cache administrator is webmaster. Have you looked at Task Manager to see if the "setup.exe" that was just executed is in fact running (during the +/- 10 minute lag)? 4. Windows 10 Won't Install Programs

However, if you have a 32-bit version of Windows, you can’t install 64-bit software. TechnologyMadeBasic 928,059 views 9:55 How to Reset Windows Vista Admin Password without Disk - Duration: 5:28. Transcript The interactive transcript could not be loaded. I deleted everything in the Program Files/Common Files/InstallShield/Professional/RunTime folder, per suggestion of another website, and that actually made something come up.

The problem was that I hadn't extracted the setup files properly. Windows Vista Service Pack 2 To use it, just visit the Fix problems that programs cannot be installed or uninstalled page on Microsoft’s website, click Run now, and run the tool. Subscribe to Our Newsletter Email: Advertisement Scroll down for the next article © 2016 MakeUseOf.

Have you checked Task Manager to see the current memory and CPU usage during this "non-responsive" period?

To check for this, disable silent mode in your antivirus and check its virus detection logs. I'm not a big techy guy, but I think it has to do with my Temp folder, seeing both these programs require to put some files in the temp folder. Advertisements do not imply our endorsement of that product or service. Microsoft Fixit Read more.

but when I push okay, it stops again.Please help me? 9 answers Last reply Apr 10, 2009 More about install anything caseyagainApr 9, 2009, 12:16 AM I disabled all and it How many programs (approx) did you install up to the time these issues surfaced? When I put in a disk or use Daemon tools, it comes up with the option to run setup.exe, and then it asks if I will allow it, but when I check over here A third-party uninstaller 3 Best Third-Party Uninstallers & Why You Need Them 3 Best Third-Party Uninstallers & Why You Need Them To uninstall a Windows program, you can’t just hit 'Delete’

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Have you checked Task Manager to see the current memory and CPU usage during this "non-responsive" period? 10. Kwinten, Jul 4, 2009 #5 Elvandil Joined: Aug 1, 2003 Messages: 51,988 My first guess would be an infection that is blocking your attempts to install anything that could find it. No, it runs as normal. The average off-and-on PC user probably doesn't know the answers to these questions, although they should....

caseyagainApr 9, 2009, 7:22 AM What's that, where you delete everything on the computer? When in doubt, you may want to re-download the program’s installer — if the file was corrupted during the download process, it may fail to install properly. Up next How To Fix Windows Vista Adobe Flash Player Won't Install - Duration: 4:22. Have you looked at Task Manager to see if the "setup.exe" that was just executed is in fact running (during the +/- 10 minute lag)?

You may also consider scanning the installer file with VirusTotal, a website that allows you to upload a file and have it checked by many antivirus programs. Instantly solved what I've spent hours trying to do. Read More  that you can run when programs won’t install or uninstall. Try right clicking the programs and selecting "run as administrator".

Any other ideas? There isn't even an error message.