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  • Question

  • Hi All,

    I am trying to install SQL Server 2014 express edition on my Windows 7 64 Bit system, but unfortunately, everything I have tried so far has resulted in the same error.

    Error: 1723 There is a problem with this Windows Installer package. A DLL required for this installation to complete could not be run. Contact your support personnel or package vendor.

    I have tried all the possible solutions that I found online. So please refrain from posting a link to another blog or forum because chances are that I have already tried that.

    Things that I have tried:

    • Giving myself/Everyone "Full Control" over the folder C:\Users\username\AppData\Local\Temp
    • Disabling .Net Framework 3.5 SP1 and then re-enabling.
    • Installing sqlncli.msi manually from cmd with Administrative Privileges (Note that this too fails with the same error).
    • Removing all instances and traces (registry values, folders, uninstalling) of SQL Server 2008 R2 installed previously on my machine. 
    • Downloading SQL Server from Microsoft's website again (in case the previous installer was corrupted), performed checksum and validated the installer.
    • Making sure that I have Service Pack 1 installed for my operating system.
    • Resetting windows installer.


    I am aware that there are multiple threads with the same issue, but none have been able to resolve this for me. 

    It is really urgent for me to resolve this and install the package over the weekend. Any help would be really appreciated.

    Note: I am unable to add the links to the log files as of now, but would do so ASAP.

    Saturday, May 30, 2015 2:06 PM

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  • https://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/9ad6db31-f8eb-4271-a524-ee7c8993e6dd/sql-server-management-studio-installation-error?forum=sqlgetstarted

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    Saturday, May 30, 2015 2:51 PM
  • Hi Dinesh,

    None of the mentioned steps seem to resolve the issue for me. Still facing the same error. Basically, the error seems to be with installing the SQL Server Native Client Access Component. However, I am not able to figure out why exactly. 

    Following is a snippet from Detail.txt

     Running Action: Install_sqlncli_Cpu64_Action
    (01) 2015-05-31 04:35:46 Slp: SetFeaturePropsModifyInstallAction for sqlncli_Cpu64 
    (01) 2015-05-31 04:35:46 Slp: Sco: Attempting to create base registry key HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE, machine 
    (01) 2015-05-31 04:35:46 Slp: Sco: Attempting to open registry subkey 
    (01) 2015-05-31 04:35:46 Slp: Sco: Attempting to open registry subkey SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Microsoft SQL Server\RefCount\SNAC11
    (01) 2015-05-31 04:35:46 Slp: Sco: Attempting to create base registry key HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE, machine 
    (01) 2015-05-31 04:35:46 Slp: Sco: Attempting to open registry subkey 
    (01) 2015-05-31 04:35:46 Slp: Sco: Attempting to open registry subkey SOFTWARE\Microsoft\VisualStudio\10.0
    (01) 2015-05-31 04:35:46 Slp: Sco: Attempting to get registry value InstallDir
    (01) 2015-05-31 04:35:46 Slp: Sco: Attempting to open registry subkey SOFTWARE\Microsoft\VisualStudio\11.0
    (01) 2015-05-31 04:35:46 Slp: Checkpoint: PREINSTALL_SQLNCLI_CPU64_ACTION
    (01) 2015-05-31 04:35:46 Slp: Sco: Waiting for service 'msiserver' to accept the stop request.
    (01) 2015-05-31 04:35:46 Slp: Sco: Attempting to open SC Manager
    (01) 2015-05-31 04:35:46 Slp: Sco: Attempting to open service handle for service msiserver
    (01) 2015-05-31 04:35:46 Slp: Invoking QueryServiceStatus Win32 API
    (01) 2015-05-31 04:35:46 Slp: Sco: Attempting to close service handle for service msiserver
    (01) 2015-05-31 04:35:46 Slp: Sco: Attempting to close SC Manager
    (01) 2015-05-31 04:35:46 Slp: Target package: "C:\My Stuff\Software\en_sql_server_2014_management_studio_x64_exe_3941421\1033_ENU_LP\x64\setup\x64\sqlncli.msi"
    (01) 2015-05-31 04:36:04 Slp: MSI Error: 1723 There is a problem with this Windows Installer package. A DLL required for this installation to complete could not be run. Contact your support personnel or package vendor. 
    (01) 2015-05-31 04:36:11 Slp: InstallPackage: MsiInstallProduct returned the result code 1603.
    (01) 2015-05-31 04:36:11 Slp: Using MSI error code to detect the retry option: 1723
    (01) 2015-05-31 04:36:11 Slp: No retry-able MSI return code detected.
    (01) 2015-05-31 04:36:11 Slp: Watson Bucket 2 

    Little help here would be appreciated.

    Note: Still unable to add links to log files.

    Saturday, May 30, 2015 11:21 PM
  • have tried this setup on different machine ?

    How to work around this issue

    If you are encountering this issue, you can remove the following registry value to prevent Windows Installer from trying to run 64-bit custom actions in 32-bit mode:

    [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\services\msiserver] 
    WOW64=1

    If the above registry value does not exist on your computer, then there is another possible root cause and workaround described in this blog post from Robert Flaming.

    refer


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    • Edited by AV111 Sunday, May 31, 2015 3:07 AM
    Sunday, May 31, 2015 3:03 AM
  • Hi Dinesh,

    Yes, I have tried installing the media on a different machine. Got the error again.

    I have also tried installing different media on different machines. Still the same error.

    Also, have already tried the above, but no use since the issue persists.


    Sunday, May 31, 2015 4:02 AM
  • Hi,

    Can you go to c:\users\"username"\AppData\Local\  then right click on "temp" and choose "properties". Choose "security" --> edit --> add, and add the username you are using and with you have logged into windows machine., and give yourself all rights.

    Username is your username. The account with which you have logged in

    Can you find?

    C:\My Stuff\Software\en_sql_server_2014_management_studio_x64_exe_3941421\1033_ENU_LP\x64\setup\x64\sqlncli.msi"
    

    If above does not helps

    Ensure that Windows Installer service is running.
    Go to Start and click on Control Panel.
    Go to Administrative Tools.
    Click on Services and scroll to Windows Installer.
    Double click to bring up the service.
    Check to see if the startup type is set to Manual.
    Service status is usually stopped. Try and start the Windows Installer server.
    Note down the error message if any.
    Click Ok.


    Step 2:
    Click Start, and in the start search box, type cmd.
    Then right click and select, ‘Run as Administrator’.
    At the command prompt, type:
    Type msiexec.exe /unregister, and then press ENTER.
    Type msiexec.exe /regserver, and then press ENTER.

    Step 3:
    Verify the registry permissions
    Click Start Button, in the Start Search box type: Regedit.

    Scroll to: HKEY_lOCAL_MACHINE/SYSTEM/CurrentControlSet/services/msiserver

    Verify that the SYSTEM account has Full control. If it does not, add the SYSTEM account with Full control.

     Step  4:
    If that doesn't help, then let's run System File checker to see if you have any corrupted system files.

    Go to Start Screen.
    Type: CMD
    The Apps page will come up.
    Right click CMD.exe
    Click “Run as Administrator” on the bottom pane.
    If you get the User Account Control prompt. Click Yes to continue.
    At the Command Prompt, type: sfc /scannow

    This will check for any integrity violations and fix any corrupted operating system files.

    For more details refer to Answer provided here

    Please mark this reply as answer if it solved your issue or vote as helpful if it helped so that other forum members can benefit from it

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    MVP


    Sunday, May 31, 2015 6:00 AM
  • Hey Shanky_621, 

    You didn't really read my post, did you? Because had you done that you would have realized that half of what you just suggested, I had tried that before posting the question here. Anyway, sincere thanks for replying.

    Also, I have already tried whatever you mentioned in your post.


    Sunday, May 31, 2015 6:43 AM
  • Since I am unable to add links (thanks to the new user policy), adding a snippet from sqlncli_cpu64_1.log

    Executing op: ActionStart(Name=SNAC_SetClientSSNLDefaults_64,,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:49:125]: Executing op: CustomActionSchedule(Action=SNAC_SetClientSSNLDefaults_64,ActionType=3585,Source=BinaryData,Target=SNAC_SetClientSSNLDefaults,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:49:125]: Executing op: End(Checksum=0,ProgressTotalHDWord=0,ProgressTotalLDWord=16303616)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:49:132]: User policy value 'DisableRollback' is 0
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:49:132]: Machine policy value 'DisableRollback' is 0
    MSI (s) (20:D8) [17:22:49:157]: Invoking remote custom action. DLL: C:\windows\Installer\MSIDCB0.tmp, Entrypoint: SNAC_SetClientSSNLDefaults
    MSI (s) (20:4C) [17:22:49:157]: Generating random cookie.
    MSI (s) (20:4C) [17:22:49:197]: Created Custom Action Server with PID 7952 (0x1F10).
    MSI (s) (20:10) [17:22:49:367]: Running as a service.
    MSI (s) (20:10) [17:22:49:372]: Hello, I'm your 32bit Elevated custom action server.
    <Func Name='SNAC_SetClientSSNLDefaults'>
    Setup: Succeeded to do the netlib client setting CSsetDefaults(FALSE).
    <EndFunc Name='SNAC_SetClientSSNLDefaults' Return='0' GetLastError='0'>
    MSI (s) (20:34) [17:22:49:577]: Invoking remote custom action. DLL: C:\windows\Installer\MSIDE66.tmp, Entrypoint: SNAC_SetClientSSNLDefaults
    MSI (s) (20:4C) [17:22:49:577]: Generating random cookie.
    MSI (s) (20:4C) [17:22:49:597]: Created Custom Action Server with PID 8016 (0x1F50).
    MSI (s) (20:10) [17:22:49:747]: Running as a service.
    MSI (s) (20:10) [17:22:49:750]: Hello, I'm your 64bit Elevated custom action server.
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:49:822]: Note: 1: 1723 2: SNAC_SetClientSSNLDefaults_64 3: SNAC_SetClientSSNLDefaults 4: C:\windows\Installer\MSIDE66.tmp 
    CustomAction SNAC_SetClientSSNLDefaults_64 returned actual error code 1157 (note this may not be 100% accurate if translation happened inside sandbox)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:246]: Product: Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Native Client  -- Error 1723. There is a problem with this Windows Installer package. A DLL required for this installation to complete could not be run. Contact your support personnel or package vendor. Action SNAC_SetClientSSNLDefaults_64, entry: SNAC_SetClientSSNLDefaults, library: C:\windows\Installer\MSIDE66.tmp 
    
    Error 1723. There is a problem with this Windows Installer package. A DLL required for this installation to complete could not be run. Contact your support personnel or package vendor. Action SNAC_SetClientSSNLDefaults_64, entry: SNAC_SetClientSSNLDefaults, library: C:\windows\Installer\MSIDE66.tmp 
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:256]: Executing op: Header(Signature=1397708873,Version=500,Timestamp=1186892503,LangId=1033,Platform=589824,ScriptType=2,ScriptMajorVersion=21,ScriptMinorVersion=4,ScriptAttributes=1)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:256]: Executing op: DialogInfo(Type=0,Argument=1033)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:258]: Executing op: DialogInfo(Type=1,Argument=Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Native Client )
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:258]: Executing op: RollbackInfo(,RollbackAction=Rollback,RollbackDescription=Rolling back action:,RollbackTemplate=[1],CleanupAction=RollbackCleanup,CleanupDescription=Removing backup files,CleanupTemplate=File: [1])
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:471]: Executing op: ActionStart(Name=SNAC_SetClientSSNLDefaults_64,,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:471]: Executing op: ProductInfo(ProductKey={49D665A2-4C2A-476E-9AB8-FCC425F526FC},ProductName=Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Native Client ,PackageName=SQLNCLI.MSI,Language=1033,Version=184551476,Assignment=1,ObsoleteArg=0,ProductIcon=ARPIco,PackageMediaPath=\1033_ENU_LP\x64\setup\x64\,PackageCode={B29CB6A0-B02A-4017-B7BF-746FA8C1356E},,,InstanceType=0,LUASetting=0,RemoteURTInstalls=0,ProductDeploymentFlags=3)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:471]: Executing op: ActionStart(Name=SNAC_SetClientSSNLDefaults_32,,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:473]: Executing op: ActionStart(Name=PublishProduct,Description=Publishing product information,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:473]: Executing op: RegOpenKey(Root=-2147483646,Key=Software\Classes\Installer\Products\2A566D94A2C4E674A98BCF4C525F62CF\SourceList\Net,SecurityDescriptor=BinaryData,BinaryType=1,,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:473]: Executing op: RegOpenKey(Root=-2147483646,Key=Software\Classes\Installer\Products\2A566D94A2C4E674A98BCF4C525F62CF\SourceList,SecurityDescriptor=BinaryData,BinaryType=1,,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:473]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=LastUsedSource,Value=#%n;1;C:\My Stuff\Software\SQLEXPRADV_x64_ENU\1033_ENU_LP\x64\setup\x64\,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:476]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:478]: Executing op: RegOpenKey(Root=-2147483646,Key=Software\Classes\Installer\Products\2A566D94A2C4E674A98BCF4C525F62CF,SecurityDescriptor=BinaryData,BinaryType=1,,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:478]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=Clients,Value=[~]:,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:483]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:486]: Executing op: RegOpenKey(Root=-2147483646,Key=Software\Classes\Installer\Products\2A566D94A2C4E674A98BCF4C525F62CF\SourceList\Media,SecurityDescriptor=BinaryData,BinaryType=1,,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:486]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=1,Value=SQLNCLI11;,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:486]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:488]: Executing op: RegOpenKey(Root=-2147483646,Key=Software\Classes\Installer\Products\2A566D94A2C4E674A98BCF4C525F62CF\SourceList\Media,,BinaryType=1,,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:493]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=DiskPrompt,Value=[1],)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:496]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:496]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=MediaPackage,Value=\1033_ENU_LP\x64\setup\x64\,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:496]: Executing op: RegRemoveKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:498]: Note: 1: 1402 2: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Classes\Installer\Products\2A566D94A2C4E674A98BCF4C525F62CF\SourceList\Media 3: 2 
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:498]: Executing op: RegOpenKey(Root=-2147483646,Key=Software\Classes\Installer\Products\2A566D94A2C4E674A98BCF4C525F62CF\SourceList\Net,,BinaryType=1,,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:498]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=1,Value=#%C:\My Stuff\Software\SQLEXPRADV_x64_ENU\1033_ENU_LP\x64\setup\x64\,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:501]: Executing op: RegRemoveKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:501]: Note: 1: 1402 2: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Classes\Installer\Products\2A566D94A2C4E674A98BCF4C525F62CF\SourceList\Net 3: 2 
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:503]: Executing op: RegOpenKey(Root=-2147483646,Key=Software\Classes\Installer\Products\2A566D94A2C4E674A98BCF4C525F62CF\SourceList,,BinaryType=1,,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:503]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=PackageName,Value=SQLNCLI.MSI,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:503]: Executing op: RegRemoveKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:506]: Note: 1: 1402 2: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Classes\Installer\Products\2A566D94A2C4E674A98BCF4C525F62CF\SourceList 3: 2 
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:506]: Executing op: RegOpenKey(Root=-2147483646,Key=Software\Classes\Installer\Products\2A566D94A2C4E674A98BCF4C525F62CF\SourceList,,BinaryType=1,,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:506]: Executing op: RegRemoveKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:506]: Note: 1: 1402 2: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Classes\Installer\Products\2A566D94A2C4E674A98BCF4C525F62CF\SourceList 3: 2 
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:506]: Executing op: RegOpenKey(Root=-2147483646,Key=Software\Classes\Installer\UpgradeCodes\0AF1D2D1851E8974896C2A695F45419F,,BinaryType=1,,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:506]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=2A566D94A2C4E674A98BCF4C525F62CF,,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:508]: Executing op: RegRemoveKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:508]: Note: 1: 1402 2: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Classes\Installer\UpgradeCodes\0AF1D2D1851E8974896C2A695F45419F 3: 2 
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:508]: Executing op: RegOpenKey(Root=-2147483646,Key=Software\Classes\Installer\Products\2A566D94A2C4E674A98BCF4C525F62CF,,BinaryType=1,,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:508]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=DeploymentFlags,Value=#3,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:511]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:511]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=AuthorizedLUAApp,Value=#0,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:513]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:513]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=InstanceType,Value=#0,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:516]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:518]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=ProductIcon,Value=C:\windows\Installer\{49D665A2-4C2A-476E-9AB8-FCC425F526FC}\ARPIco,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:518]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:518]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=AdvertiseFlags,Value=#388,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:521]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:521]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=Assignment,Value=#1,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:523]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:523]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=Version,Value=#184551476,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:523]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:526]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=Language,Value=#1033,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:526]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:526]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=PackageCode,Value=0A6BC92BA20B71047BFB47F68A1C53E6,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:528]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:528]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=ProductName,Value=Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Native Client ,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:528]: Executing op: RegRemoveKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:528]: Note: 1: 1402 2: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Classes\Installer\Products\2A566D94A2C4E674A98BCF4C525F62CF 3: 2 
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:531]: Executing op: RegOpenKey(Root=-2147483646,Key=Software\Classes\Installer\Products\2A566D94A2C4E674A98BCF4C525F62CF,,BinaryType=1,,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:531]: Executing op: RegRemoveKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:531]: Note: 1: 1402 2: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Classes\Installer\Products\2A566D94A2C4E674A98BCF4C525F62CF 3: 2 
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:533]: Executing op: RegRemoveKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:533]: Note: 1: 1402 2: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Classes\Installer\Products\2A566D94A2C4E674A98BCF4C525F62CF 3: 2 
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:533]: Executing op: RegRemoveKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:533]: Note: 1: 1402 2: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Classes\Installer\Products\2A566D94A2C4E674A98BCF4C525F62CF 3: 2 
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:536]: Executing op: RegRemoveKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:536]: Note: 1: 1402 2: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Classes\Installer\Products\2A566D94A2C4E674A98BCF4C525F62CF 3: 2 
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:536]: Executing op: RegRemoveKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:536]: Note: 1: 1402 2: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Classes\Installer\Products\2A566D94A2C4E674A98BCF4C525F62CF 3: 2 
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:536]: Executing op: RegRemoveKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:536]: Note: 1: 1402 2: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Classes\Installer\Products\2A566D94A2C4E674A98BCF4C525F62CF 3: 2 
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:538]: Executing op: RegRemoveKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:538]: Note: 1: 1402 2: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Classes\Installer\Products\2A566D94A2C4E674A98BCF4C525F62CF 3: 2 
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:538]: Executing op: RegRemoveKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:538]: Note: 1: 1402 2: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Classes\Installer\Products\2A566D94A2C4E674A98BCF4C525F62CF 3: 2 
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:543]: Executing op: RegRemoveKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:543]: Note: 1: 1402 2: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Classes\Installer\Products\2A566D94A2C4E674A98BCF4C525F62CF 3: 2 
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:543]: Executing op: RegRemoveKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:543]: Note: 1: 1402 2: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Classes\Installer\Products\2A566D94A2C4E674A98BCF4C525F62CF 3: 2 
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:543]: Executing op: RegRemoveKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:546]: Note: 1: 1402 2: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Classes\Installer\Products\2A566D94A2C4E674A98BCF4C525F62CF 3: 2 
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:546]: Executing op: RegOpenKey(Root=-2147483646,Key=Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UserData\S-1-5-18\Products\2A566D94A2C4E674A98BCF4C525F62CF\Patches,,BinaryType=1,,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:546]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=AllPatches,,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:546]: Executing op: RegRemoveKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:546]: Note: 1: 1402 2: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UserData\S-1-5-18\Products\2A566D94A2C4E674A98BCF4C525F62CF\Patches 3: 2 
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:546]: Executing op: RegOpenKey(Root=-2147483646,Key=Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UserData\S-1-5-18\Products\2A566D94A2C4E674A98BCF4C525F62CF\Patches,,BinaryType=1,,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:551]: Executing op: RegRemoveKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:551]: Note: 1: 1402 2: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UserData\S-1-5-18\Products\2A566D94A2C4E674A98BCF4C525F62CF\Patches 3: 2 
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:553]: Executing op: RegOpenKey(Root=-2147483646,Key=Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UserData\S-1-5-18\Products\2A566D94A2C4E674A98BCF4C525F62CF\Patches,,BinaryType=-1,,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:553]: Executing op: RegRemoveKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:553]: Note: 1: 1402 2: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UserData\S-1-5-18\Products\2A566D94A2C4E674A98BCF4C525F62CF\Patches 3: 2 
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:553]: Executing op: FileRemove(,FileName=C:\windows\Installer\{49D665A2-4C2A-476E-9AB8-FCC425F526FC}\ARPIco,Elevate=1,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:558]: Note: 1: 2318 2:  
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:561]: Executing op: ActionStart(Name=PublishFeatures,Description=Publishing Product Features,Template=Feature: [1])
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:561]: Executing op: RegOpenKey(Root=-2147483646,Key=Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UserData\S-1-5-18\Products\2A566D94A2C4E674A98BCF4C525F62CF\Features,SecurityDescriptor=BinaryData,BinaryType=1,,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:563]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=SQL_SNAC_SDK,Value=w4~+&{^I[==?sh16JTO@xuw`7%GL(@jna{4oLA2,JBMl6y5vm=J!MiEyR'@@.v^MQzw9@@!3EvgaZMOJi-3jxBuN_=NVB'P.HPto+L$GZC`F7?{54'(aImg'&+fxV8?LQ=0DRjFA.1&7N%DlA2J1^AxNl1*%`mx0%hm6M4Yo%=Ydo}r}ir*Xs[aDUJEGd8u(Lngts5dz{a{b]n5U%?.{,,U09%D!)Wq&u(NTp8un1M,A7g!k,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:563]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:568]: Executing op: RegOpenKey(Root=-2147483646,Key=Software\Classes\Installer\Features\2A566D94A2C4E674A98BCF4C525F62CF,SecurityDescriptor=BinaryData,BinaryType=1,,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:568]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=SQL_SNAC_SDK,,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:571]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:573]: Executing op: RegOpenKey(Root=-2147483646,Key=Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UserData\S-1-5-18\Products\2A566D94A2C4E674A98BCF4C525F62CF\Features,,BinaryType=1,,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:573]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=SQL_SNAC_CORE,Value==dfzJ[yyK?&XlTmNt[@4a+a+!)^b==7}J'daNdF+-Dk@WIY(D=6RM]K-m5SQfY)3XJud=9b.m2Z,xA^15Od{k9~_M9Erdw-u4jS6cV3,0{N,(?@4AQV+uh3O3%q,E*vo[AuJ,W6p.Ci(Kc_{kagd7=uSrC*qsT**b,(5QnFdN9A_*.?q?7k51xy5=LN+v@~vFrZwJ.i%LSo9.pqQ7=rF0G&Yb-,&dsPDLEIf3A%g.}^s$P&P4V.aY,GKL9{752y}W&i0$@~GsNht(=uF`V+&Py-Qiot1L3Y2L?j[ix`yyDf[w4~+&{^I[==?sh16JTO@xuw`7%GL(@jna{4oLA2,JBMl6y5vm=J!MiEyR'@@.v^MQzw9@@!3EvgaZMOJ*Qh]('LAz@LnULv.v9+Ao%vISWDrb8iG1myG%Of'siNAZnwIf83LdXE{(-BS@]qDYt,uK7W@xTK}UAZQaoe[s)b9Z7%3izG4qOc3UN1c'f8]'6O4&*c=BKlry?v^`HN[24ojK%sRGd!x,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:576]: Executing op: RegRemoveKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:576]: Note: 1: 1402 2: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UserData\S-1-5-18\Products\2A566D94A2C4E674A98BCF4C525F62CF\Features 3: 2 
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:578]: Executing op: RegOpenKey(Root=-2147483646,Key=Software\Classes\Installer\Features\2A566D94A2C4E674A98BCF4C525F62CF,,BinaryType=1,,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:578]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=SQL_SNAC_CORE,,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:578]: Executing op: RegRemoveKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:578]: Note: 1: 1402 2: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Classes\Installer\Features\2A566D94A2C4E674A98BCF4C525F62CF 3: 2 
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:581]: Executing op: ActionStart(Name=RegisterProduct,Description=Registering product,Template=[1])
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:581]: Executing op: RegOpenKey(Root=-2147483646,Key=Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{49D665A2-4C2A-476E-9AB8-FCC425F526FC},SecurityDescriptor=BinaryData,BinaryType=1,,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:581]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=DisplayName,Value=Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Native Client ,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:586]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:591]: Executing op: RegOpenKey(Root=-2147483646,Key=Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall,SecurityDescriptor=BinaryData,BinaryType=1,,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:591]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:596]: Executing op: RegOpenKey(Root=-2147483646,Key=Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UserData\S-1-5-18\Products\2A566D94A2C4E674A98BCF4C525F62CF\InstallProperties,SecurityDescriptor=BinaryData,BinaryType=1,,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:596]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=DisplayName,Value=Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Native Client ,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:598]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:606]: Executing op: RegOpenKey(Root=-2147483646,Key=Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UserData\S-1-5-18\Products\2A566D94A2C4E674A98BCF4C525F62CF\Usage,,BinaryType=1,,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:606]: Executing op: RegRemoveKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:606]: Executing op: RegOpenKey(Root=-2147483646,Key=Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UpgradeCodes\0AF1D2D1851E8974896C2A695F45419F,,BinaryType=1,,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:608]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=2A566D94A2C4E674A98BCF4C525F62CF,,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:608]: Executing op: RegRemoveKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:608]: Note: 1: 1402 2: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UpgradeCodes\0AF1D2D1851E8974896C2A695F45419F 3: 2 
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:608]: Executing op: RegOpenKey(Root=-2147483646,Key=Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{49D665A2-4C2A-476E-9AB8-FCC425F526FC},,BinaryType=1,,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:611]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=Language,Value=#1033,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:611]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:616]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=Version,Value=#184551476,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:616]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:618]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=WindowsInstaller,Value=#1,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:618]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:618]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=VersionMinor,Value=#0,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:621]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:621]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=VersionMajor,Value=#11,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:623]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:623]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=URLUpdateInfo,,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:623]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:626]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=URLInfoAbout,,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:626]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:628]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=UninstallString,Value=#%MsiExec.exe /I{49D665A2-4C2A-476E-9AB8-FCC425F526FC},)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:628]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:628]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=EstimatedSize,Value=#+7395,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:631]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:631]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=Size,,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:636]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:638]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=Readme,,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:641]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:641]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=Publisher,Value=Microsoft Corporation,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:641]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:643]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=ModifyPath,Value=#%MsiExec.exe /I{49D665A2-4C2A-476E-9AB8-FCC425F526FC},)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:643]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:643]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=InstallSource,Value=C:\My Stuff\Software\SQLEXPRADV_x64_ENU\1033_ENU_LP\x64\setup\x64\,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:643]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:646]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=InstallLocation,,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:646]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:646]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=InstallDate,Value=20150530,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:651]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:651]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=HelpTelephone,,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:653]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:653]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=HelpLink,Value=#%http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=191752,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:656]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:656]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=DisplayVersion,Value=11.0.2100.60,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:658]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:658]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=Contact,,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:658]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:661]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=Comments,,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:661]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:663]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=AuthorizedCDFPrefix,,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:668]: Executing op: RegRemoveKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:668]: Note: 1: 1402 2: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{49D665A2-4C2A-476E-9AB8-FCC425F526FC} 3: 2 
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:671]: Executing op: RegOpenKey(Root=-2147483646,Key=Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall,SecurityDescriptor=BinaryData,BinaryType=1,,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:673]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:673]: Executing op: RegOpenKey(Root=-2147483646,Key=Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UserData\S-1-5-18\Products\2A566D94A2C4E674A98BCF4C525F62CF\InstallProperties,SecurityDescriptor=BinaryData,BinaryType=1,,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:676]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=Language,Value=#1033,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:676]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:678]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=Version,Value=#184551476,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:678]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:683]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=WindowsInstaller,Value=#1,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:683]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:686]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=VersionMinor,Value=#0,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:686]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:688]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=VersionMajor,Value=#11,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:688]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:691]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=URLUpdateInfo,,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:693]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:696]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=URLInfoAbout,,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:696]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:698]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=UninstallString,Value=#%MsiExec.exe /I{49D665A2-4C2A-476E-9AB8-FCC425F526FC},)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:698]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:701]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=EstimatedSize,Value=#+7395,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:701]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:703]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=Size,,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:706]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:706]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=Readme,,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:708]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:711]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=Publisher,Value=Microsoft Corporation,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:713]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:716]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=ModifyPath,Value=#%MsiExec.exe /I{49D665A2-4C2A-476E-9AB8-FCC425F526FC},)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:716]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:721]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=InstallSource,Value=C:\My Stuff\Software\SQLEXPRADV_x64_ENU\1033_ENU_LP\x64\setup\x64\,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:721]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:723]: Executing op: RegRemoveValue(Name=InstallLocation,,)
    MSI (s) (20:C8) [17:22:53:723]: Executing op: RegCreateKey()
    

    Sunday, May 31, 2015 6:53 AM
  • Ya i did read and just my first statement is what you did I deliberately included that because sometimes people do miss and i added information about what user to add.

    I have used this suggestion and has worked for me. If it is not working you need to share complete detail.txt and summary.txt file on some shared location and post link here so that we can access. And there is no need to be sarcastic. MS installation errors are complex you cannot just provide answer by sitting here and having no access to what user is doing, sometimes user is new and he does things incorrectly.

    If this all does not helps you, consider raising case with MS


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    Sunday, May 31, 2015 6:59 AM
  • Yes, I have been trying to share the links for the log files since a long time. But then again I am a new user here, so unable to add the links (because of the account verification policy). 

    Detail.txt

    Summary.txt

    sqlncli_cpu64_1.log

    Sunday, May 31, 2015 11:49 AM
  • Ok Here is what I got from Summary.txt

    SQL Server setup failed to search for product updates. This may indicate that the Windows

    Update service does not have online access to the Microsoft Update server or Windows Server

    Update Services.

    HResult : 0x85190003
            FacilityCode : 1305 (519)
            ErrorCode : 3 (0003)


    The error is related to windows update services. I referred this link

    As your error message, the error may occur when there is a network connection issue with Microsoft Update or WSUS.
    “0x8024001F”means that no network connection is available to finish an operation. I recommend to check the status of the connection concerning Windows Update and ensure that your Windows can obtain the updates from Microsoft Update. Then try to run SQL Server installation again.
    Product Update is a new feature firstly introduced in SQL Server 2012 setup, it uses Windows Update components to check for updates. Product Update searches for the latest product updates and integrates it with the main product installation. It can search for the latest or applicable updates in Microsoft Update, Windows Server Update Services (WSUS), a local folder or a network share. Product Update can pull in a cumulative update, service pack, or service pack plus cumulative update.
    For more details, please review the following link:            
    How to solve connection problems concerning Windows Update or Microsoft Update: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/818018 


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    Sunday, May 31, 2015 2:04 PM
  • Hey Shanky_621,

    Let me try this and get back to you. This sounds like it but you can never be sure unless you give it a try. Anyway, thanks for your time and support. Apologies for the wrong start :)

    Sunday, May 31, 2015 2:45 PM
  • Hi Shanky_621,

    The above too didn't resolve the issue. Still running into the same error. I have even tried downloading SP1 and installing SQL Server 14 from command prompt by manually providing the UpdateSource parameter. There is no exception in the Summary.txt related to Updates now, but rest of it appears to be same.
    Here are the logs for your reference:
    Logs.zip

    Tuesday, June 2, 2015 12:01 PM
  •  Ensure that you extract the EXE file with 7zip/WinRAR. Find the extracted folder, right click “setup.exe” and run it as administrator.

    Also Disable any anti-virus program.
    Thursday, June 4, 2015 7:43 AM
  • Hi Cheer08,

    The above too didn't resolve the issue for me. Thanks for the suggestion anyway.


    Friday, June 5, 2015 10:21 AM
  • Just to confirm, you tried installing the 64-bit sqlncli.msi, as admin, on multiple x64 machines, by itself (outside of Express Setup.exe), and got the same error?
    Tuesday, June 9, 2015 7:39 PM
  • Hi man,i'm getting the exact same problem.Did you find a solution?I spent like 8 hours trying all workarounds proposed on the net,but this wouldn't solve the problem.Please help!!!
    Friday, September 18, 2015 7:28 PM
  • Hi,

    Hope this helps someone: I struggled with this error a couple of days, when trying to install SQL Server 2016. Finally got it working by removing MS Visual C++ 2010 Runtime from Programs and Features. SQL Server installs this in setup process again. So, my advise is to remove C++ 2010 Runtime.

    BTW, same error occured with installation of SSMS. This fix helped it too.

    Bw, Sami

    Sami,

    Please stop spamming old threads with your solution, I am happy that you were able to solve some issue but posting the answer on every thread is not correct. I ask you to please remove your comment and please stop posting same answer on each thread


    Cheers,

    Shashank

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    Thursday, February 2, 2017 5:45 AM
  • Hi All,

    I am trying to install SQL Server 2014 express edition on my Windows 7 64 Bit system, but unfortunately, everything I have tried so far has resulted in the same error.

    Error: 1723 There is a problem with this Windows Installer package. A DLL required for this installation to complete could not be run. Contact your support personnel or package vendor.

    I have tried all the possible solutions that I found online. So please refrain from posting a link to another blog or forum because chances are that I have already tried that.

    Things that I have tried:

    • Giving myself/Everyone "Full Control" over the folder C:\Users\username\AppData\Local\Temp
    • Disabling .Net Framework 3.5 SP1 and then re-enabling.
    • Installing sqlncli.msi manually from cmd with Administrative Privileges (Note that this too fails with the same error).
    • Removing all instances and traces (registry values, folders, uninstalling) of SQL Server 2008 R2 installed previously on my machine. 
    • Downloading SQL Server from Microsoft's website again (in case the previous installer was corrupted), performed checksum and validated the installer.
    • Making sure that I have Service Pack 1 installed for my operating system.
    • Resetting windows installer.


    I am aware that there are multiple threads with the same issue, but none have been able to resolve this for me. 

    It is really urgent for me to resolve this and install the package over the weekend. Any help would be really appreciated.

    Note: I am unable to add the links to the log files as of now, but would do so ASAP.

    I am also facing some problem while installing SQL Serer 2016 setup, Can you please let me know how to resole this issue

    Thanks 

    Wednesday, May 31, 2017 6:27 AM
  • same issue here... also tried almost anything except reinstalling my developer box..
    Friday, January 5, 2018 10:33 AM
  • Resolved.

    Problem with sqlncli.

    As you can see in the next link:

    https://shubell.wordpress.com/2018/01/05/installing-microsoft-sql-server-2012-native-client/

    • Proposed as answer by AV111 Friday, October 12, 2018 5:11 AM
    Sunday, September 23, 2018 6:58 AM