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having trouble installing msn

Discussion in 'Earlier Versions of Windows' started by soopaha, Sep 25, 2003.

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  1. soopaha

    soopaha Thread Starter

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    when i am done downloading msn messenger a message pops up saying that there is something wrong with "msiexec" and the installation stops there .i dont know computers very well. can anyone help me?
     
  2. Styxx

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    Your issue is resolved by uninstalling your previous version of Messenger in the Add/Remove Programs control panel; Restarting your computer; Then back at Desktop install the newer or different version.

    In many cases also temporarily disabling your anti-virus' Real-Time scanner before the install of the new or different version, as well as the above, will resolve the issue.
     
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