Monthly Archives: January 2015

How to repair Windows Installer (MSI)

Problem:
Instaling any MSI Setup is not possible.

Solution:

  • Start CMD as Administrator
  • run the following commands

sc config msiserver start= demand
Net stop msiserver

MSIExec /unregister
MSIExec /regserver
regsvr32.exe /s %windir%\system32\msi.dll

Net start msiserver

 

Works on Windows 2012 R2