Knowledge Base .: 0206 Error: Setup cannot access windows installer components. Setup cannot continue.

0206 Error: Setup cannot access windows installer components. Setup cannot continue.

SYMPTOM

When you install Point, an error appears: "Setup cannot access window installer components. Setup cannot continue."

CAUSE

You must register, restart, or update Windows Installer.

RESOLUTION

Log into the computer as the ADMINISTRATOR and then try the installation.

Unregister/Register Windows Installer:

  1. From the desktop, select Start > Run.
  2. In the Open field, enter msiexec /unregister and click OK.  Nothing visible occurs. All changes are made in the background of your system.
  3. From the desktop, select Start > Run.
  4. In the Open field, enter msiexec /regserver and click OK.  Nothing visible occurs. All changes are made in the background of your system. 
  5. Try the installation again.

Download and install Windows Installer 3.1

Windows Installer 3.1 for Windows XP and Windows 2000

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=889482fc-5f56-4a38-b838-de776fd4138c&displaylang=en


How helpful was this article to you?

Related Articles

User Comments

Add Comment
No comments have been posted.


.: Powered by Lore 1.5.6
© 2009 Calyx Software. All rights reserved.