"lbswimmer" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> Hi, whenever I try to uninstall or install something from my computer
> (specifically itunes)
> I get the following error message after it finishes downloading
> - "The Windows Installer Service could not be
> accessed. This can occur if you are running Windows in safe mode, or if
> the Windows Installer is not correctly installed. Contact your support
> personnel for assistance."
> I've spoken to a microsoft technician, as well as 3 HP technicians, and
> no one seems to know how to fix it. I was wondering if any of you knew
> how to fix it or if you are experiencing the same problems.
Have you installed SP2 Beta? It caused my Windows Installer Service to stop
functioning. I tried all the steps to correct it and nothing worked. I
uninstalled the SP2 Beta and everything was back to normal.