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Windows Installer

by loves2travel2 / November 27, 2014 12:17 AM PST

When starting up my Acer Aspire 1410 Intel Core 2 Solo.
I get the error message Windows Installer...then Preparing to install...then Please wait while Windows configures Solution Center. It will then ask for a disk (which I dont have) and then asks for installation package..(again I dont have one) .Usually I just stop the process but it is annoying. Is there a way to get rid of this problem.

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I take it that prior discussions didn't fix it.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / November 27, 2014 12:59 AM PST
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Thank You BOB
by loves2travel2 / November 27, 2014 2:05 AM PST

Again TY. went to START then run MSCONFIG and then STARTUP and removed both HP software messages and now my problem seems to be gone. Over the years you have given me an abundance of information. TY again.

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by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / November 27, 2014 2:09 AM PST
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(Stealing Willy's catchphrase here.)

Thanks for the report back. I have an old HP that I disabled that years ago. It's a 5 year old machine so my bet is HP isn't keeping up with that old PC.

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