How to install windows live messenger on windows 7 professional

I get the following error when installing windows live messenger on windows 7 professional 32 bit.

I get a error , messenger could not be installed because we had trouble installing the requirements

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please try installing windows live programs again . an unknown error occured hr:0x80040001.

I have tried re installing again. I have appilied the latest updates rebooted and tried again with same result.

Please advise.
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Ivano ViolaConnect With a Mentor System AdministratorCommented:
Install Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 Redistributable Package then try again:
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mike10_13Author Commented:
This worked.
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