Go ahead and do this, as long as your computer's network connection is still working. We do not claim any responsibility for the results of the actions taken from the content linked below - complete these tasks at your own risk. If you are prompted for an administrator password or for a confirmation, type the password, or click Allow 2. Because of this risk, we highly recommend using a trusted registry cleaner such as Developed by Microsoft Gold Certified Partner to scan and repair any Error 1722-related registry problems. What is the error code you get? Hopefully you still have your key written down somewhere, but if you don't, you're not out of luck. If you would like to learn more about manual registry editing, please see the links below.
Glad I didn't give up. Click Start, click All Programs, click Accessories, right-click Command Prompt, and then click Run as administrator. Other programs that you frequently use such Microsoft Office, Firefox, Chrome, Live Messenger, and hundreds of other programs are not cleaned up with Disk Cleanup including some Microsoft Corporation programs. Use Registry Editor at your own risk. A simple internet search indicates Windows Installer 5.
To manually repair your Windows registry, first you need to create a backup by exporting a portion of the registry related to Error 1722 eg. A few other limitations come up later in the article, so be sure to read the entire guide thoroughly before attempting to repair your corrupt copy of Windows 7. My issue is fairly clear, I think. Tip: If you are positive that your 1722 error is related to a specific Microsoft Corporation program, uninstalling and reinstalling your Error 1722-related program will likely be the solution to your problem. Method 1: Method 2: Method 1: Repair the software It is possible that certain parts of the program are corrupted and lead to the error. I don't know what I would have done if I hadn't found your comments.
I can make changes in reged if I need to but I can't write code. Please install Internet Information Server or a newer operating system and run this setup again. A simple internet search indicates Windows Installer 5. Windows Installer under the list of Currently Installed Programs. If you are not currently backing up your data, you need to do so immediately to protect yourself from permanent data loss. Very funny, now, it only works between 10am and midnight.
Windows Installer 5 is not available as a standalone version and you can either or the. This represents hours of research and frustration that has gotten nowhere. The error probably appeared because the program installation was corrupted or after performing a malware cleaning procedure on the same computer, without prior uninstalling it from Windows. Next, click the More Options tab, and select Clean Up in the 'System Restore and Shadow Copies' section at the bottom of the menu. Windows will now attempt to find and repair any errors in your system files. Normally this time the uninstallation process should be completed without errors. Unlike Windows Installer 5, Windows Installer 4.
Please check the status of this virtual directory in the Internet Services Manager. Method 1: Repair Windows Even If You Can't Get To Your Desktop The first method will allow you to repair corrupt system files, even if the problem is so severe that you can't boot all the way to your desktop. To do so: 1 On your keyboard, press the Windows logo key and R at the same time to invoke the Run box. Tip: If you do not already have a malware protection program installed, we highly recommend using Emsisoft Anti-Malware. Method 2: Reinstall Windows Without Losing Any Data If you are still able to get to your desktop, you've got additional options.
All the complicated fixes I've tried even those from Microsoft did not work. Contact your support personnel for assistance. Click Next, and on the following screen image above , select the bottom option, marked Command Prompt. Corrupted system files don't have to ruin your day Nothing will put a crimp in your computing style quite like a Windows error. Though the repair process is unlikely to fail or to render any of your files unrecoverable, it's always a smart idea to. The good news is that you can often update the device driver to fix the Error 1722 problem.
It however requires you to be connected to the internet. Delete all of the files in this Temp folder as well; then restart your system. Caution: We must emphasize that reinstalling Windows will be a very time-consuming and advanced task to resolve Error 1722 problems. Many Windows users are reporting it. These malicious intruders can damage, corrupt, or even delete Runtime Errors-related files. The first step is to back up all of your critical files to an external storage device.