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  1. Joined : Oct 2013
    Posts : 17,438
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 15014
       2016-12-04 #10

    Hello cottonball,

    TustedInstaller (Windows Modules Installer) is protected by default. If it's messed up, it'll usually take a repair install to fix.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


  2. Joined : Aug 2016
    Posts : 355
    Windows 10 Home
       2016-12-04 #11

    Thanks, Brink!

    Will keep that in mind.

    Trying a workaround, and see what happens:

    Open Command Prompt (Admin) again.
    Once at the Command Prompt, type:
    cd c:\Windows\servicing
    Press: Enter

    At c:\Windows\servicing> type in and Enter:
    TrustedInstaller.exe
    Hopefully, this will start the executable in the background.

    Next, type in and Enter:
    sfc /scannow
    You should no longer received the error message as before.
    It will also make you restart your computer if it finds anything wrong.

    Now, press the Windows key and the R key at the same time.
    Type in:
    msconfig
    At the System Configuration console, click on the Services tab.
    If the list of Services is not in alphabetical order, double click the Services column.
    Look for the Windows Module Installer, it should now be on the list.
    If it is not started, right-click and select: Start

    If still no joy, we may need to replace the TrustedInstaller.exe in C:\Window\Servicing, or do a repair install.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


 
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