[Okta Webinar] Learn how to a build a cloud-first strategyRegister Now

  • Status: Solved
  • Priority: Medium
  • Security: Public
  • Views: 178
  • Last Modified:

Visual Studio Express sp 1 failed to install correctly, now won't go away

I attempted to install VS Express 2010 onto an older machine. After install, the system attempted to install service pack 1 for VS Express, but it failed half way through installation. After a reboot, it attempted to install the service pack again, it failed a second time. Now whenever I attempt to use an Office product the attempted install pops up everytime, and fails everytime.

Using Revo uninstaller I removed all visual studio products from the system, hoping to catch the bandit. The service pack install is still popping up every time I use Office.

Any other ideas?

The machine is running XP sp 3.
1 Solution
Download Windows Installer Cleanup utility from :
Run it and Remove all Visual Studio Related Entries

Featured Post

What does it mean to be "Always On"?

Is your cloud always on? With an Always On cloud you won't have to worry about downtime for maintenance or software application code updates, ensuring that your bottom line isn't affected.

Tackle projects and never again get stuck behind a technical roadblock.
Join Now