Installation of VS2008 fails during the "MS Visual Studio Web Authoring component".
The Setup*.exe error log (attached) indicates that the installation failed due to "MSI(INFO): 'The installation source for this product is not available. Verify that the source exists and that you can access it." The next line gives the problem file: C:\WINDOWS\Installer\1a731
eab.msi' If I try to install this component manually, through Windows Explorer, using the Windows Installer, it gives me the very same error message.
I cannot come to terms with what is occuring to have this fail. The file exists in: C:\WINDOWS\Installer\1a731
I've attached the 5 error logs:
PLEASE HELP! I've followed all of MS's recommendations, and other user recommendations without help. Including the "Clean Boot" method.