How to Fix Windows Installer Issue?

You also need to make sure that the windows installer Issue is running correctly on your computer. There have been instances that the windows system will prevent the service from running in a way that it is unable to read the files. In order to make the windows installer service running correctly on your system, you would need to re-register the WI service. This can be done by opening the ‘run’ command and typing “MSIEXEC.exe/unreg” and then clicking enter. If the MSI Engine is working, you would not receive any errors. If you do receive the message, try Google it and see solutions to fix the error

Re-register the Windows Installer Service –

Cleaning the registry is an important part of fixing this error. Registry is a vital part of your computer system. Registry has the capability of keeping huge amount of important information and settings of your system like desktop wallpapers, emails and even your passwords. However, being the most important part of your computer, it is quite prone to cause number of problems. But you have a tool in your system that can help you solve this problem. Use the tool “Frontline Registry Cleaner” and it will help you clean the registry of your system.

Cleaning window Registry

This is the first and the foremost step to perform. You can do the testing by clicking on the MSCONFIG application in your computer and select the Windows installer program to check if it is running correctly. It is seen that many computers will accidentally stop running making it vital that you need to re-enable it as soon as possible.

Ensure your windows installer is running correctly

In order to start troubleshooting on your computer, make sure you are logged in as administrator. Windows installer service is a kind of software that is required by your PC to process the files and settings that are needed to install new programs in your computer. Many of us are not aware of this problem and we keep wondering why our system is running slow, or it is in a mode where your computer can be damaged or corrupted. Therefore, some knowledge is needed about repairing these inside issues within Windows as well as cleaning up various issues that your system may have preventing it from working correctly. The error message that you would normally see would be “The Windows installer service cannot be accessed” or “Windows installer service could not be started” or “Could not start the Windows Installer service on Local Computer: Access is denied.” Below given are some steps that you can do manually to resolve the problem:-

Ensure that the WI service is not disabled

In order to see if the service is not disabled, go to run command and type “services.msc” and press enter. On the services window, right click windows installer and then properties. If the start-up box is disabled, then change it to manual. Click ok and right click on windows installer service again and then click start. It should start without errors this time. Other things that you can check are if your Window Installer service is upgraded or uninstalling and reinstalling the service again.

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