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Enable Microsoft Installer logging & Verbose logging in Windows

The Windows Installer also known as Microsoft Installer is a software component of the Windows operating system, that is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal of software. Sometimes installations fail because the Windows Installer is not able to do […]

Toubleshoot: Missing Windows Installer Cache files

The Windows Installer cache folder is a hidden system folder located at C:\Windows\Installer. Whenever you install a software using the Windows Installer, a copy of changed system information is placed in this folder. The Windows Installer cache contains the saved […]

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Troubleshoot: Internet Explorer 10 fails to install

Internet Explorer 10 for Windows 7 has been released recently and while post installations have gone through smoothly, there is a small percentage who find that Internet Explorer 10 does not install on their Windows 7 computer and they may have […]

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How to make Windows Installer work in Safe Mode

Windows Installer will not work under Safe Mode, this means that programs cannot be installed or uninstalled in safe mode without giving a specific command using msiexec in command prompt. If you try to uninstall programs in Safe Mode, you […]

WinReducer8: Customize Your Windows 8 Installation

One key feature that separates Windows 8 from Windows 7 is speed. The new operating system takes less time to install programs and apps. Moreover, it consumes less disk space than Windows 7 operating system. Even the process of reinstalling and […]

Windows 8 Release Preview : Installation Methods and Screenshots

Microsoft is providing different ways to download & install Windows 8 Release Preview – all this for the users’ convenience. In this article we will see various installation methods Microsoft is providing to install Windows 8 Release Preview. 1. Installing Windows […]

How to Install or Uninstall Windows Stores Apps In Windows 8

Windows Apps are something that will make the Windows 8 operating system more lovable. Microsoft, therefore, brought in Windows Store in Windows 8. With Windows Store present, users can easily find and install apps of their interest. Please note I […]

Remove Internet Explorer In Windows 7 Standard Edition

Fix: Internet Explorer Did Not Finish Installing

While installing Internet Explorer (any version), you may get a message saying that Internet Explorer did not finish installing, before the installation terminates. This indicates that something prevented the installation package from installing Internet Explorer on your machine. The following […]

Install Windows on Mac using Boot Camp Assistant

There are many Mac users who may want to install Windows operating system on their Mac computers, to get the best of both worlds. Well, using Boot Camp Assistant, you will be able to easily install Windows 10 / 8 […]