You wish to discover the meaning behind the Microsoft Installer error code you might have received, or are simply curious about the numerous installation error codes that exist.
Microsoft Installer error codes are documented differently depending on which Windows Installer is being used:
- For MsiExec.exe (this is the standard MSI installer) and InstMsi.exe, see the MsiExec.exe and InstMsi.exe Error Messages.
- For Windows Installer errors that do not occur using MsiExec.exe and InstMsi.exe, see the Windows Installer Error Messages.
Other error codes:
System Error Codes
Windows Update Error Codes
Office 2013, 2016, and Office 365 Error Messages
Office 2010 Installation Error Codes
Office 2010 Update Error Codes