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During an install or uninstall the following error is seen:
Error 1719. The Windows Installer Service could not be accessed. This can occur if you are running Windows in safe mode, or if the Windows Installer is not correctly installed. Contact your support personnel for assistance.
First seen in Sophos Anti-Virus for Windows 2000+
Operating Systems Windows XP Windows Server 2003
This problem can occur if one of the following conditions is true:
Follow the recommended steps in the following Microsoft article:
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