Fix the issue of Windows® 7 Installer not working
Are you having problems with Windows 7 Installer? Find out how to solve the issues
Windows 7 is the latest OS release from Microsoft. This OS comes with many advanced features such as Windows Search, Windows Defender, Windows Aero etc. Windows 7 also makes any computer installed with it more secure and stable. All bugs from previous versions of Windows-based operating systems have been removed from this OS. Windows 7 also comes with the latest version of Windows Installer. Windows Installer can be best explained as the software component used on Windows based operating systems for installing, maintaining and removing software on the system. Windows Installer was developed as an alternate for stand-alone executable installer frameworks like Installshield. Microsoft recommends third parties to make use of Windows Installer for their installation requirements so that they can synchronize with other installers which would in turn help build their internal databases. This would make installed products more consistent. Using Windows installer on Windows 7 is simple, but some issues might come up with the use of it. These include installation corruption, system freeze when using Windows Installer, system restarting when Windows Installer is in use etc.
The following points will give users more information regarding methods to resolve issues with Windows Installer in Windows 7:
- Remove infections
- Clean system registry
- Repair OS
Malware are known to cause all kinds of issues with the working of computers. If your computer operating on Windows 7 got infected with malware, then it is very likely that they might be causing problems with the use of Windows Installer. Such problems can be easily resolved by using the antivirus program installed on the system to remove malware. If users cannot install an antivirus program, Windows 7 users can make use of malware removal tools that would detect and remove malware from the system effectively.
Clean system registry
The registry contains all information regarding the functioning of the system. Problems with the functioning of Windows Installer might be because some of the registry entries associated with the Windows Installer got corrupted or damaged in some way. Such issues can be solved by cleaning the registry of the system either manually or using an online registry fixing tool.
If some of the system files associated with Windows Installer on Windows 7 got damaged, then issues would come up with its use. In such cases, the problem can be solved by repairing the Windows 7 OS using the default OS repair tool and the original installation disk of the OS. If the problems seem to have come up recently, users can also make use of the System Restore tool to roll back system to previous state where Windows Installer was working well to solve the problem.
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