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Initialization Errors

This table describes initialization error codes and values.

Error codeValueError
ERROR_SUCCESS0Initialization complete
ERROR_ALREADY_INITIALIZED1247The installer is already initialized
ERROR_INSTALL_SERVICE_FAILURE1601Install server could not be accessed
ERROR_BAD_CONFIGURATION1610Configuration data is corrupt
ERROR_INSTALL_PACKAGE_VERSION1613Installer version does not support database format
ERROR_INSTALL_ALREADY_RUNNING1618An installation is already in progress
ERROR_INSTALL_PACKAGE_OPEN_FAILED1619Database could not be opened
ERROR_INSTALL_PACKAGE_INVALID1620Incompatible database
ERROR_INSTALL_UI_FAILURE1621Could not initialize handler interface
ERROR_INSTALL_LOG_FAILURE1622Could not open log file in requested mode
ERROR_INSTALL_LANGUAGE_UNSUPPORTED1623No acceptable language could be found
ERROR_INSTALL_TRANSFORM_FAILURE1624Database transform failed to merge
ERROR_INSTALL_PACKAGE_REJECTED1625This installation is forbidden by system policy. Contact your system administrator.
ERROR_INSTALL_PLATFORM_UNSUPPORTED1633The platform specified by the Template Summary property is not supported.
ERROR_PATCH_PACKAGE_OPEN_FAILED1635Patch package could not be opened
ERROR_PATCH_PACKAGE_INVALID1636Patch package invalid.
ERROR_PATCH_PACKAGE_UNSUPPORTED1637Patch package unsupported
ERROR_INVALID_COMMAND_LINE1639Invalid command line syntax
ERROR_INSTALL_REMOTE_DISALLOWED1640Installation from a Terminal Services client session not permitted for current user.
ERROR_PATCH_TARGET_NOT_FOUND1642The installer cannot install the upgrade patch because the program being upgraded may be missing or the upgrade patch updates a different version of the program. Verify that the program to be upgraded exists on your computer and that you have the correct upgrade patch.
ERROR_INSTALL_REJECTED1654The app that you are trying to run is not supported on this version of Windows. A Windows Installer package, patch, or transform that has not been signed by Microsoft cannot be installed on an ARM computer.