Re: Getting error 1719 when attempting to install updated drivers
For whatever reason, many XP articles that work/apply for Vista have not
been lable updated for Vista yet.
The Error 1719 MSKB is a widely applicable gem, because the first part of it
can often fix a corrupted MSI (Windows Installer) and many installation
problems whether you're receiving that precise error or not.
"Rod" <email@example.com> wrote in message
>I just installed Vistal Ultimate on a new PC. I ran into problems with the
>drivers for my DVD-ROM, and so I went to the manufacturer and downloaded
>some new drivers. When I was installing the drivers I got the following
> "Error 1719: The Windows Installer Service could not be accessed. This
> can occur if the Windows Installer is not correctly installed. Contact
> your support personal for assistance."
> I've looked this up on MSDN and for this article:
> OK, that's nice, but it does NOT say anything about Windows Vista. So,
> how do I know that this will work for Vista, or not?