then put it in program files(x86) (i have xp x64)then start the install with the task manager at hand. Please explain in more detail. Tried it and got the wonderful error "The Windows Installer service could not be accessed. Back to top #11 travyboy00 travyboy00 Advanced Member Advanced Member 434 posts Gender:Male Posted 26 January 2007 - 07:48 PM This is a long one, but it's worth a try: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/324516 http://speciii.com/error-code/windows-installer-service-error-code-1601.html
Well I do. Any ideas. Left by lauren on Sep 02, 2006 5:34 AM # re: Windows Live Messenger Installation Error 1601, 1603 & 1635 yea I got the "new version of livemessenger" updater notification last On the site you suggested I tried to download windows installer version 3.0 but my system said I don't need it as I already have service pack 2 installed.
IT REALLY WORKS. " Left by Elie on Jul 12, 2007 1:23 PM # re: Windows Live Messenger Installation Error 1601, 1603 & 1635 can nor remove to install msn massenger You will be prompted with a permission dialog box. Step 3: Clean Out Your System Junk (Temporary Files and Folders) With Disk Cleanup (cleanmgr) Over time, your computer accumulates junk files from normal web surfing and computer use. Left by cdupart on Dec 21, 2006 1:17 AM # re: Windows Live Messenger Installation Error 1601, 1603 & 1635 I clicked on start>run, typed in services.msc, scrolled to the Windows
what shall i do /.. by S3lsa » Mon, 13 Nov 2006 09:49:02 I tried downloading and installing the newer version of Messenger, Windows Live Messenger. When I ran the .exe, I received a Windows pop-up message: "Windows Live Messenger setup has failed with error code: '1601'. In this case you have to use the tool to unistall the original install which is broken. --chaz Left by --chaz on Sep 02, 2006 5:58 PM # re: Windows Live
Left by SpeedDevil on Feb 19, 2007 9:14 AM # re: Windows Live Messenger Installation Error 1601, 1603 & 1635 oh I forgot to say that when I try to install But apparently none of it work. But thanks anyway. http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_7-windows_programs/error-code-1601-windows-installer-could-not-be/cdc7c1cb-db7c-e011-9b4b-68b599b31bf5 Left by Aaron on Mar 23, 2009 4:27 PM # re: Windows Live Messenger Installation Error 1601, 1603 & 1635 tnx man windows clean up utility really heplped. :) Left by
GO TO http://support.microsoft.com/kb/319624AND TRY METHOD #1. http://ccm.net/faq/9454-error-codes-1601-and-1603 During the upgrade though I got a 1603 message. Error Code 1601 Windows Installer Read more about about archiving « Previous 1 2 Next » IONx64 Novel Adventurer 06-08-2014 15:38 Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Link to this reply Print Regards Tony.
Step 5: Utilize Windows System Restore to "Undo" Recent System Changes Windows System Restore allows you to "go back in time" with your PC to help fix your Error 1601 problems. have a peek at these guys I tried to use the windows install clean up tool and that didn't help either. Dear ALT.Net Attendees: REMix07 - Boston Oct 8th & 9th Does anybody "own" User eXperience? I'm up and running again in just 5 minutes.
Name: *And who are you? In order to keep their PCs in good condition and free from error codes, users can download a particular installer to get rid of such error codes. To avoid data loss, you must be sure that you have backed-up all of your important documents, pictures, software installers, and other personal data before beginning the process. http://speciii.com/error-code/windows-installer-error-detected-code-1601.html Can you please help me?
This let me install Messenger Live. So i made the huge mistake of downloading MSNGER live 2009 and it wont run. Left by mattan on Sep 23, 2007 10:49 AM # re: Windows Live Messenger Installation Error 1601, 1603 & 1635 I keep on gettimg this stupid 1601 error plz help i
Click Save. Click Control Panel on the right side menu. IT REALLY WORKS. this content The Disk Cleanup dialog box will appear with series of checkboxes you can select.
Windows Installer/Office XP ERROR --- Code 1601 3. You can find it here: http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;315346 But it sounds like you are in the weeds now. Type Command/? Left by Luthien on Nov 17, 2006 2:52 PM # re: Windows Live Messenger Installation Error 1601, 1603 & 1635 Oh and ahfaii, its the same damn link to the same
Back to top #8 AFB AFB Member Members 125 posts Gender:Male Location:Essex,UK Posted 26 January 2007 - 01:13 PM Did you try this from the link I gave you: ? thanks. Left by Rachel on Feb 22, 2008 9:45 PM # re: Windows Live Messenger Installation Error 1601, 1603 & 1635 ***error 0x80070643 Left by Rachel on Feb 22, 2008 9:50 PM Using a registry cleaner automates the process of finding invalid registry entries, missing file references (like the one causing your 1601 error), and broken links within the registry.
Microsoft 70-473 Exam Questions Updated October 2016 Microsoft Study with MCSE 70-339 Exam Practice Test-Free Tri... Issue Solution Issue If during the installation of software through an .msi extension, such as Windows Live Messenger, you get one of these errors, it is probably because Windows installer is Thats it, i click close and thats all she wrote. Please try the request again.
Follow the on-screen directions to complete the uninstallation of your Error 1601-associated program. Sometimes resolving your Runtime Errors problems may be as simple as updating Windows with the latest Service Pack or other patch that Microsoft releases on an ongoing basis. Vista and WLM - Error '1603'. and i thought 'well if it uninstalls ill just install it again' and every time i try to install it it says that its installed but i cant find it anywhere