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Solved: Numerous vista issues. Need help.

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  1. paranoia0954

    paranoia0954 Thread Starter

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    For one, trying to install halo 2: The installer service could not be accessed or is installed incorrectly... bla bla... and, trying to update.. i get a random error error code: 8024A000 please help.. this is annoying ^^ also I can't manually start Windows installer.. it generates "Error code: 5 the something about inappropriate permission" and i already did the takeown /f C:\ cacls ....... any suggestions edit: cannot.. CANT. 100% UNABLE to access ANYTHING.... "you may not have the appropriate permissions..." and i even choose run as administrator... my account is an administrator... is my only option to reformat????? cant... make a .reg and add it cant open regedit... nothing
     
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    When did this start? If very recently, a good place to start is system restore.
     
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    restore has been disabled.. and all this started 30 min ago... actually i wouldnt know because it says "cannot access (restore name.exe) inappropriate permissions
     
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    worked fine in safe mode... i downloaded some .reg to fix windows installer... and i had to delete msiserver... im gonna see if it works.,.. but what will i do now?
     
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    What happens if you create another account on the pc and try to set that as administrator? Does it give the same issues? What did you do last before the problems started?
     
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    Solved, reformatted.
     
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