Error on XP pro install of 5.8.8

Posted by eskiphill on 2007-11-12 00:15

Installing 5.8.8 build 819 on XP pro. This was fine last time. Now it gives me "error attempting to read from source install database c:\WINDOWS\Installer\7efa1.msi". Any clues? Am I missing something on this dell laptop with a customized OS install?