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Can not install Adobe Flash Player with IE 8 under XP

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by dcmaki, Dec 14, 2011.

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  1. dcmaki

    dcmaki Thread Starter

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    Can not install Adobe Flash Player with IE 8 under XP

    I get a message:
    Installation encountered errors
    Failed to initialize
     
  2. Phantom010

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    Try installing Flash in Safe Mode. However, the Windows Installer service will not start in Safe Mode.

    Download SafeMSI. This will enable the Windows Installer service in Safe Mode.

    Be sure to run the program while in Safe Mode.

    Then, try installing Flash again.
     
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