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Unable to install programs

by joshberns / November 22, 2009 8:32 AM PST

I keep getting the same error every time I try installing a program on my computer. "setup did not complete successfully, we are sorry for the inconvenience." or something along those lines. It has happened with multiple programs I have tried, including Office 2007, Blackberry desktop software, and Nero. The installer never makes it past the first step of installation. It happens immediately upon clicking setup icon, or start install.

I am running Windows XP
AcerPower S285

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