At almost 100% the installation stops with: "An error occurred during the installation of assembly component ..."

Article:TECH159544  |  Created: 2011-05-06  |  Updated: 2014-06-20  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH159544
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Environment

Issue



At almost 100% the installation stops with message: "An error occurred during the installation of assembly component".  Due to this error, the product is not fully installed.

 

 


Error



Errors found in the Windows system event log may include:
"Error 1935. An error occurred during the installation of assembly component {98CB24AD-52FB-DB5F-A01F-C8B3B9A1E18E}. HRESULT: 0x80070003"
"Error 1935. An error occurred during the installation of assembly component {98CB24AD-52FB-DB5F-A01F-C8B3B9A1E18E} HRESULT: 0x800736B5"
"Error 1935. An error occurred during the installation of assembly component {844EFBA7-1C24-93B2-A01F-C8B3B9A1E18E} HRESULT: 0x80070BC9"
"Error 1935. An error occurred during the installation of assembly component {4F6D20F0-CCE5-1492-A01F-C8B3B9A1E18E} HRESULT: 0x800736FD"
"Error 1935.  An error occurred during the installation of assembly component {97F81AF1-0E47-DC99-A01F-C8B3B9A1E18E}. HRESULT: 0x80070BC9"

Note: Depending on which product is being installed, the assembly component GUID may vary from the examples shown above.

 


Cause



This error may be caused by the registry on the computer reaching the size limit set for it, or due to missing or corrupt operating system files.
This issue usually occurs related to the Microsoft Visual C++ 2005 SP1 Redistributable Package.

 


Solution



Warning: Incorrect use of the Windows registry editor may prevent the operating system from functioning properly. Great care should be taken when making changes to a Windows registry. Registry modifications should only be carried-out by persons experienced in the use of the registry editor application. It is recommended that a complete backup of the registry and workstation be made prior to making any registry changes.

  1. Go to Start > Run, type REGEDIT, and click OK.
  2. Browse to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control.
  3. Edit the value for 'RegistrySizeLimit' to be hex ffffffff and then click OK.
  4. Reboot the computer and login as a user with administrative rights.
  5. Run the System File Checker using the instructions in the following Microsoft article: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/929833 and correct any problems that are found.
  6. Reboot the computer.
  7. Run the installation of our product again.

 If these steps do not fix the problem, the instructions outlined in the following Microsoft articles may prove to be helpful:




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