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  1. #1
    Agony Aunty-Online Moira's Avatar
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    Jun 2003

    Angry Setup.exe will not run


    I'm having an awful problem trying to install new programs - DVDs, CDs, or zipped programs stored on the PC on a different drive, all come up with "setup.exe has stopped working", then when you click details, this is what it lists as the problem:

    Setup did not complete successfully. We are sorry for the inconvenience.

    Problem signature:
    Problem Event Name: Office12Setup
    Problem Signature 01: {10120000-0F00-0000-0000--0000000FF1CE}
    Problem Signature 02: 12.0.4518.1014
    Problem Signature 03: X
    Problem Signature 04: 5
    Problem Signature 05: X
    Problem Signature 06: X
    Problem Signature 07: X
    OS Version: 6.0.6000.
    Locale ID: 2057

    Additional information about the problem:
    LCID: 1033

    I can't make head nor tail of it, but as I haven't even got Office back installed on this new windows reinstall, it's pretty serious. I'm running Vista Ultimate by the way.

    Anyone understand what it's saying?
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    They call me the Hunted foxyloxley's Avatar
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    have you tried to repair the OS install ?

    also LCID - 1033 [locale ID]
    I thought you were UK
    Session.LCID = 2057 'This is the English(British) format
    Session.LCID = 1033 'This is the English(United States) format.


    it could be the system is set to one zone, yet 'sees' another ?

    check it under control panel - regional and language options
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    Senior Member faust's Avatar
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    mbr virus?
    The gene pool has no life guard!

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    Senior Member nihil's Avatar
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    Hi Moira,

    Have you any virtualisation software installed?

    The only other thing I have heard of along those lines was something to do with the uninstaller and the Registry settings for it, but that was ages ago when it was still in beta

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    Agony Aunty-Online Moira's Avatar
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    Jun 2003
    I am terribly sorry! For some reason the forum stopped sending me topic reply notifications and I assumed there had been no replies!

    foxyloxley I have checked and it is definitely UK settings everywhere. You are right, I am from the UK. I cannot see anything wrong! I think I may try a reinstall, indeed I will have no option, but to my knowledge though Vista can recover a b0rked boot menu, it doesn't do the repair install XP did. System restore is probably useless, as this is quite a new install and it has happened more or less straight away. Perhaps something didn't install correctly.

    Thanks for your help everyone!
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    Senior Member JPnyc's Avatar
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    New reply notifications can be tricky, Moira. If you're still logged in when you get a reply, even though you may have already closed your browser, the forum won't send a notification. If you don't logout and just close the browser, there is a 15 minute window where you will still show as logged in.

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