Setup.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close

While trying to run the .Net Framework 3.5/2.0 setup on a Windows 2003 x86 system, it just crashes immedaitely with the following error message: “Setup.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close” I launched the setup.exe in the debugger (http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/hardware/gg463009) and took a crash dump (http://support.microsoft.com/kb/286350). You can also run the following command: cscript…

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The installation source for this product is not available. Verify that the source exists and that you can access it.

While trying to install software updates, perform software uninstalls or repair actions on some or all application that are installed on the computer. An error similar to the following may be reported to the user: “The installation source for this product is not available.  Verify that the source exists and that you can access it.”…

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