The System Administrator Has Set Policies to Prevent This Installation - Windows 2012

posted 2 Jan 2014, 23:45 by Tristan Self
Error:
 
Error: “The System Administrator Has Set Policies to Prevent This Installation”, when trying to install a software." When trying to install an MSI on a server.
 
Solution
 
Browse the registry to HKLM\Software\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\Installer

 Create: DisableMSI       Type: REG_DWORD  value = 0   (0 should allow you to install it was originally 1)
 
Install your MSI.
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