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Old 02-03-2007, 08:50 PM   #1
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Angry Vista Related; Windows Installer keeps popping up!

i bought and installed vista home premium on both my desktop and my dads laptop (don't ask me how). desktop, works fine, laptop, this windows installer thing keeps popping up. i have no idea what its trying to install. it just sits there. if i cancel it (takes about 10 seconds), it pops back up. wtf? i have no idea what would be causing this.
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Old 02-03-2007, 09:00 PM   #2
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Default Re: Vista Related; Windows Installer keeps popping up!

have you installed microsoft office?
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Old 02-03-2007, 09:11 PM   #3
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ya! thats probably it...hold on.
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Default Re: Vista Related; Windows Installer keeps popping up!

ok... ive heard office creating probs like this before (on xp but vista may be the same)
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Old 02-03-2007, 09:25 PM   #5
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yup, thast wat happens.
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Old 02-03-2007, 09:32 PM   #6
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thats probably what it is.
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