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Reply 12th January 2011 Post #10 ExplodingGuy Gold Member December 2009 7,673 Posts Start>run>services.msc, scroll down to "Windows Installer" and double click it. You found the answer and the game is loading as I type. This did not work at all. Back to top #7 maru487 maru487 New Member Members 1 posts Posted 27 November 2012 - 12:11 PM Hi, I am having the same issue with trying to install GTA SA. this contact form

Jump to content Sign In Create Account Search Advanced Search section: This topic Forums Members Help Files Calendar View New Content PC Pitstop Members Forums Calendar More PC Pitstop Basically telling me to call support or do a manual process with CatastrophicFaliure.exe, I personally find that to be an odd name but that isn't the point, the point is this To my surprise I got this error when trying to uninstall: An error (-5006 : 0x8000ffff) has occurred while running the setup. GameFAQs Answers Boards Community Contribute Games What’s New PCRole-PlayingWestern-StyleFallout 3FAQsAnswersBoardMoreHomeSummaryRelease DataGame CreditsAlso PlayingCollection StatsGame TriviaFAQsCheatsReviewsReader ReviewsCritic ReviewsImagesVideosAnswersBoard Installation Error: -5006 : 0x8000ffff Topic Archived BoardsFallout 3Installation Error: -5006 : 0x8000ffffUser Info: http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_7-gaming/trying-to-install-fallout-3-and-getting-error-code/33c46a44-aa71-4179-a3a3-53120ed4d12b

An Error Has Occurred While Running The Setup 5001

Please make sure you have finished any previous setup and closed other applications." I found someone who said he fixed it, but his solution didn't work for me. Edited: Anyone? Password Register Games FAQ Today's Posts Search Search Forums Tag Search Advanced Search Google Search My Threads and Posts My Posts My Threads Steam Game Discussions # - C D - Register Events Popular More Reply Subscribe 11th January 2011 Post #1 09'er March 2009 563 Posts So, I'm currently trying to install a game, and this error comes up.

Thread Tools Display Modes 08-17-2011, 02:32 PM #1 slipperywhenwet Join Date: Oct 2009 Reputation: 1859 Posts: 6,758 Fallout 3 Installation Error I had Fallout 3 installed and working a And while you're at that, what are your specs? Barclay 1509 Advanced Member 6,579 posts Gender:Male Location:North Dakota Posted 03 January 2012 - 07:10 PM What game is it, bonzai? Username Forum Password I've forgotten my password Remember me This is not recommended for shared computers Sign in anonymously Don't add me to the active users list Privacy Policy Login Store

It also seems that the DVD itself puts a copy of InstallShield onto your computer while it's installing the game, because now I have the renamed folder for the original InstallShield An Error 5001 0x80070002 Has Occurred While Running The Setup Cheers and thanks, MThe "program" file they are talking about is right in your Local disk (C:) drive.Keep in mind that the file is not a folder, just a program, so I'll post back in a little while on here once more to let everyone know of the outcome.Hopefully this will help anyone else that has this problem! Customers will NOT receive a response to feedback submitted using this form.

Back to top #6 bonzai bonzai ?! Please make sure you have finished any previous setup and closed other applications. "any help in solving this issue would be greatly appreciated, I wish to begin killing mutants.User Info: metacriticalmetacritical All of the hidden and system files are viewable. a ZeniMax Media Company.

An Error 5001 0x80070002 Has Occurred While Running The Setup

Username I've forgotten my password Password Remember me This is not recommended for shared computers Sign in anonymously Don't add me to the active users list Privacy and Refund Policy Page http://help.bethesda.net/app/answers/detail/a_id/16700/~/when-installing-fallout-3,-i-received-a-failure-message-stating-an-error-has Now, off to finish Knights of the Nine and Shivering Isles! An Error Has Occurred While Running The Setup 5001 Please re-enable javascript to access full functionality. An Error Has Occurred While Running Hostscan Anti-Spyware Brigade 2,121 posts Gender:Male Location:In my own world Posted 03 January 2012 - 07:19 PM Oblivion The Elder Scrolls.

He had a completely clean install of Fallout 3 on his PC and suggested we just copy that folder back over. weblink Anti-Spyware Brigade 2,121 posts Gender:Male Location:In my own world Posted 03 January 2012 - 06:20 PM If it's not one thing it's another with this rig.. Is it Win7 compatible? Did you check for a Win7 version/update? "...to fish fine and far off is the first and principle rule for trout angling." ~Charles Cotton (around 1674) The trout do not rise

  1. Stop the service if it is running, set the startup type line to disabled>apply Delete the contents of the temp folders here:- C:\Windows\temp C:\Documents and Settings\\local settings\temp Start>run>>services.msc, scroll down to
  2. And while you're at that, what are your specs?
  3. Reply 12th January 2011 Post #14 bye Gold Member August 2006 3,105 Posts you paid for product support when you bought it, so I don't know why you'd be asking here
  4. Any help is appreciated.

Edited: What you have is a dirty installation, if this doesn't solve the problem, you will need to delete certain registries. Anti-Spyware Brigade 2,121 posts Gender:Male Location:In my own world Posted 03 January 2012 - 07:41 PM Here's a screenie of it: http://s399.photobuc...s/pp78/Bonzai-/ Back to top #5 Joe C Joe C Advanced McManus Back to top #3 bonzai bonzai ?! navigate here Email *Required Your Feedback *Required Quick Links Xbox Live Service Status PlayStation Service Status Fallout 4 Feedback ESO Help Portal Legends Feedback Helpful Links Game Manuals Game Patches Get Help Ask

Searching about This button does not work with screen readers. I figured the simplest way to fix it all would be to uninstall and reinstall it. Product Title On Product Platform XBOX ONE PS4 PC iOS Android PS3 XBOX 360 MAC Steam Sort by New Sort by Updated See All Content When installing Fallout 3, I received

Hizan posted: You sure it's Oblivion?

http://forums.uesp.n...php?f=6&t=17506 Do not delete your "Program File" or "Program File x86" folder. . Anti-Spyware Brigade 2,121 posts Gender:Male Location:In my own world Posted 04 January 2012 - 06:14 PM Joe I owe you some and a ! Edited: What you have is a dirty installation, if this doesn't solve the problem, you will need to delete certain registries. Oh yeah, if you're using Windows 7/Vista, are you running as Administrator?

About Valve | Business Solutions | Steamworks | Source Engine | Cyber Cafés | Jobs © 2014 Valve Corporation. Andrew Perry Posts: 3494Joined: Sat Jul 07, 2007 5:40 am » Tue Mar 01, 2011 6:22 am Alright, looks like everything installed perfectly fine, and I just popped in disc Stop the service if it is running, set the startup type line to disabled>apply Delete the contents of the temp folders here:- C:\Windows\temp C:\Documents and Settings\\local settings\temp Start>run>>services.msc, scroll down to his comment is here Same error!