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How do I turn on/activate the Message Queuing services?

I am trialing a program that wireless syncs my Blackberry with my Act! 2008 - Handheld Contact.  The installation of the desktop side of the program continues to fail, with an error message that says that Message Queuing Services in not installed.  I have worked through the problem with the tech support of Handheld Contact.  They could not get the MSMQ to install through the Windows Components.  Can anyone suggest a reason why it will not allow me to configure this feature?  I should have full administrative privileges on this computer.  (But, I never seem to know with Vista, what privileges I am working with.)
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MSMQ is pre-installed on all versions of vista.... so all you're supposed to do is "enable" it via the control panels Programs and Features/"Turn Windows features on or off" screen

What kind of message (or event log entries) do you get when you attempt to enable it?
mmontonaraAuthor Commented:
When I turn the feature on, I get the following error "An error has occurred.  Not all of the features were successfully changed."  I've attached a txt file with some of the most recent Administrative Events Error messages.  I don't know if this will info will help you figure out what is happening/or not happening.

This is one of the error message as a sample
Log Name:      System
Source:        Microsoft-Windows-Servicing
Date:          2/6/2008 4:04:55 PM
Event ID:      4375
Task Category: None
Level:         Error
Keywords:      Classic
User:          GATEWAY\Owner
Computer:      Gateway
Windows Servicing failed to complete the process of setting package KB938979_2 (Update) into Installed(Installed) state
Event Xml:
<Event xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/win/2004/08/events/event">
    <Provider Name="Microsoft-Windows-Servicing" Guid="{bd12f3b8-fc40-4a61-a307-b7a013a069c1}" EventSourceName="Microsoft-Windows-Servicing" />
    <EventID Qualifiers="49152">4375</EventID>
    <TimeCreated SystemTime="2008-02-06T21:04:55.000Z" />
    <Correlation />
    <Execution ProcessID="0" ThreadID="0" />
    <Security UserID="S-1-5-21-385915408-1908491215-2093956116-1006" />
    <CbsPackageChangeState xmlns="http://manifests.microsoft.com/win/2004/08/windows/setup_provider">
I found this post on Microsoft forums that's related to the issue you're experiencing:  http://forums.microsoft.com/TechNet/ShowPost.aspx?PostID=2112409&SiteID=17.  About 1/3 down the page, a Microsoft tech offers a few troubleshooting steps that may be helpful.
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Well, as I'm sure you've noticed, the problem is with the Windows Installer...   I've heard of cases where the Installer gets "stuck", and will mess up a lot of things (like changing windows configurations).

I did a quick google search and there doesn't appear to be any magic bullet to solve the problem.   I suggest you just slug thru all of the suggestions you find on the internet and hope that it fixes it.

mmontonaraAuthor Commented:
Thanks for the input.  I haven't found any of the web solutions to work for me though.  
... I was afraid of that
When I ran a few searches for solutions to your problem it was definitely slim pickings.  Short of a call to Microsoft support, it's slim pickings.
We use a "4 hour rule".... if we can't fix it within a half a day, we save the users files and re-image the PC.    That's probably not much of a consolation to you, since reloading the OS and all of your apps would probably take a better part of day.
mmontonaraAuthor Commented:
Thanks for all of the feedback.  I think that I will have to find a quiet weekend, when I can reformat the desktop.  I just can't afford to be down for a day during the week.  And this problem is not related to a critical app.

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