Having trouble with Windows Update and Windows installer? Check this solution.

Sorry for the spam-like thread title.

I've been having problems with Windows Update crashing Windows Explorer, and Windows Installer also crashing, and after googling i found this blog post that solved my issue, so check it if you're having problems like this:

prashant's new web blog. - Windows 7 explorer crashes on Windows update [solved]


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thanx this :
go into the registry
rename MachineThrottling to _MachineThrottling
and presto

fixed my msi installer "bug" error . net start MSIServer did not work for me, kept failing .
so far 0 msi installer crashes


I started getting that error on Update this morning. That fixed it.

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