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Error 0x80070659

  1. #1


    almondcharm Guest

    Error 0x80070659

    Please help I already have a hotmail account and I want to download the
    messenger but it won't let me. I tried many time but it didn't. It gave me
    error message like this,


    SYSTEM ERROR DETAILS

    ERROR ox80070659 - THIS INSTALLATION IS FORBIDDEN BY SYSTEM POLICY. CONTACT
    YOUR SYSTEM ADMINISTRATOR.

    I'm the only user and administrator and i'm using Windows Vista. Please help.




    --
    - Lori

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2. #2


    almondcharm Guest

    RE: Error 0x80070659

    I got the answer, thanks anyways.

    --
    - Lori


    "almondcharm" wrote:

    > Please help I already have a hotmail account and I want to download the
    > messenger but it won't let me. I tried many time but it didn't. It gave me
    > error message like this,
    >
    >
    > SYSTEM ERROR DETAILS
    >
    > ERROR ox80070659 - THIS INSTALLATION IS FORBIDDEN BY SYSTEM POLICY. CONTACT
    > YOUR SYSTEM ADMINISTRATOR.
    >
    > I'm the only user and administrator and i'm using Windows Vista. Please help.
    >
    >
    >
    >
    > --
    > - Lori

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  3. #3


    Join Date : Aug 2008
    Posts : 1
    Vista Home Premium 32bit.
    Local Time: 06:50


     

    Re: Error 0x80070659

    I have the same problem unable to install MSN messenger, keep getting error message 0x80070659 - how did you solve the problem

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  4. #4


    layla Guest

    Re: Error 0x80070659

    Did you resolve this yet, mine is doing the same?

    "Mike R" wrote:

    >
    > I have the same problem unable to install MSN messenger, keep getting
    > error message 0x80070659 - how did you solve the problem
    >
    >
    > --
    > Mike R
    >

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  5. #5


    so what is the answer? not stating here. Guest

    RE: Error 0x80070659



    "almondcharm" wrote:

    > Please help I already have a hotmail account and I want to download the
    > messenger but it won't let me. I tried many time but it didn't. It gave me
    > error message like this,
    >
    >
    > SYSTEM ERROR DETAILS
    >
    > ERROR ox80070659 - THIS INSTALLATION IS FORBIDDEN BY SYSTEM POLICY. CONTACT
    > YOUR SYSTEM ADMINISTRATOR.
    >
    > I'm the only user and administrator and i'm using Windows Vista. Please help.
    >
    >
    >
    >
    > --
    > - Lori

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  6. #6


    Frustrated with Microsoft VISTA!!!! Guest

    RE: Error 0x80070659

    I am having the same problem, I have a brand new computer and can even
    download and install skype but not microsoft instant messanger live. I can
    find no help on the help site, or through google. Help!!!

    "almondcharm" wrote:

    > Please help I already have a hotmail account and I want to download the
    > messenger but it won't let me. I tried many time but it didn't. It gave me
    > error message like this,
    >
    >
    > SYSTEM ERROR DETAILS
    >
    > ERROR ox80070659 - THIS INSTALLATION IS FORBIDDEN BY SYSTEM POLICY. CONTACT
    > YOUR SYSTEM ADMINISTRATOR.
    >
    > I'm the only user and administrator and i'm using Windows Vista. Please help.
    >
    >
    >
    >
    > --
    > - Lori

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  7. #7


    dtungsten Guest

    RE: Error 0x80070659

    There is a trick to it. Download the installer file to your desktop or
    somewhere, then right click on the file and choose "Run as administrator".
    Otherwise the installer throws an error even if you are a member of the local
    administrators group.



    "Frustrated with Microsoft VISTA!!!!" wrote:

    > I am having the same problem, I have a brand new computer and can even
    > download and install skype but not microsoft instant messanger live. I can
    > find no help on the help site, or through google. Help!!!
    >
    > "almondcharm" wrote:
    >

    > > Please help I already have a hotmail account and I want to download the
    > > messenger but it won't let me. I tried many time but it didn't. It gave me
    > > error message like this,
    > >
    > >
    > > SYSTEM ERROR DETAILS
    > >
    > > ERROR ox80070659 - THIS INSTALLATION IS FORBIDDEN BY SYSTEM POLICY. CONTACT
    > > YOUR SYSTEM ADMINISTRATOR.
    > >
    > > I'm the only user and administrator and i'm using Windows Vista. Please help.
    > >
    > >
    > >
    > >
    > > --
    > > - Lori

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  8. #8


    milton Guest

    RE: Error 0x80070659



    "almondcharm" wrote:

    > Please help I already have a hotmail account and I want to download the
    > messenger but it won't let me. I tried many time but it didn't. It gave me
    > error message like this,
    >
    >
    > SYSTEM ERROR DETAILS
    >
    > ERROR ox80070659 - THIS INSTALLATION IS FORBIDDEN BY SYSTEM POLICY. CONTACT
    > YOUR SYSTEM ADMINISTRATOR.
    >
    > I'm the only user and administrator and i'm using Windows Vista. Please help.
    >
    >
    >
    >
    > --
    > - Lori

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

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