We should also enable verbose logging for the log as well.
This is done by adding the following line to the that is in the folder of the product you are attempting to install.
The easiest way to get there: Winxp-2003 = Click on start, then goto run, and type in %temp% and hit enter.
Windows Vista-Win7 = Click on start, and the type in %temp% in the search field and hit enter.
Now that I know that I want to find the verbose MSI log that correlates with Pro Plus Important- Serious problems might occur if you modify the registry incorrectly.
You should be able to identify the failure immediately above that point. ANALYZE LOGS EXAMPLE 1 – Proplus 2010 install In this example, I will search the setup log for a value 3.
It is not uncommon to not find a value 3 in the setup log.
Here is a screenshot of the verbose logs from an install attempt from my machine.
When looking through the MSI logs we will typically want to look for a entry in the logs.