How to resolve client.msi installation failed. Error text: ExitCode: 1603?

Posted on 2014-12-29
Last Modified: 2015-01-26
Unable to install SCCM client and it ends with error 1603, I tried registering msi services and task scheduler, earlier task scheduler service was in disabled mode - but now it is enabled and auto, still the problem persists.. Task scheduler is not running , is this the problem here?

<![LOG[MSI: Action 14:34:14: CcmRegisterWinTaskRollback. Rolls back the changes made by CcmRegisterWinTask.]LOG]!><time="14:34:14.181-330" date="12-29-2014" component="ccmsetup" context="" type="0" thread="19096" file="msiutil.cpp:314">
<![LOG[MSI: Action 14:34:14: CcmRegisterWinTask. Registers tasks with Windows Task Scheduler.]LOG]!><time="14:34:14.191-330" date="12-29-2014"
component="ccmsetup" context="" type="0" thread="19096" file="msiutil.cpp:314">
<![LOG[MSI: Action 14:34:16: Rollback. Rolling back action:]LOG]!><time="14:34:16.511-330" date="12-29-2014" component="ccmsetup" context="" type="0" thread="19096" file="msiutil.cpp:314">
<![LOG[File C:\windows\ccmsetup\{4D87A80B-6971-43EF-A59F-8088D214378A}\client.msi installation failed. Error text: ExitCode: 1603
]LOG]!><time="14:34:30.818-330" date="12-29-2014" component="ccmsetup" context="" type="3" thread="19096" file="msiutil.cpp:876">
<![LOG[Next retry in 120 minute(s)...]LOG]!><time="14:34:31.317-330" date="12-29-2014" component="ccmsetup" context="" type="0" thread="19096" file="ccmsetup.cpp:8835">
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by:Nagendra Pratap Singh
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Upload the full ccmsetup.log and clientmsi.log here.

And what is the OS/Applications here?

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asnagesh earned 0 total points
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re-imaged the laptop

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could not solve by any other means

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