Preparing to install Windows Installer

  rondee 16:14 27 Mar 2009

Every time that I start up my computer, before the desktop ever opens, a window opens in the middle of the screen stating....

Windows installer. Preparing to Install.

It stays there for nine minutes then eventually the desktop will open.

I have registry cleaners installed and I use them but nothing will stop this from happening.

Help will be appreciated please


  mfletch 16:22 27 Mar 2009

It will most probably be left overs from a removed program.

Have you removed anything recently

Use this to see if its listed then remove it,

click here

Windows clean-up utility

  rondee 21:19 30 Mar 2009

Thanks mfletch,
I will try your suggestion,

  rondee 20:48 04 May 2009

I regret to say that the problem still exists and happens every time that I start up.

Any more help please


  Sea Urchin 21:47 04 May 2009
  rondee 12:47 18 May 2009

Thank you Sea Urchin.
I have done as you suggest and so far it seems to be working
many thanks

  Sea Urchin 13:54 18 May 2009

Glad it helped

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