I have a Windows Server 2008 x64 which is running Exchange Server 2007. I have been having some problems trying to uninstall and re install VMWARE Tools. When trying to remove the windows installer just says "preparing to Remove" and just sitts there and i have to end task. I have tried using the Windows Installer Cleanup Utiltiy, but this doesnt install either. So it would appear that there is an issue with the Windows Installer. I have tried installing windows installer 4.5 but it just sits there also. Has anyone had anything similar or know how to fix a windows insatller.