An error in Windows Installer prevented some applications from running after updating or repairing them. An update will come to resolve this.
Among the affected applications, those of Kaspersky Antivirus seem to be particularly affected. Update KB5007215 The operating system, introduced as of November 9, 2021, appears to be the cause of the problem.
While waiting for the update, Microsoft advised to work around the issue by uninstalling the app and installing its latest version. Not very practical. Fortunately, a fix should come with Builds Windows 11 22000.348 (Update KB5007262). We can read the accompanying details:
Addresses a known issue that may prevent applications, such as Aimepsky applications, from opening after trying to repair or update applications using Microsoft Installer (MSI).
At the moment, this update is only available to Insiders in the Preview and their Beta channels. But if all goes well, you will soon see the arrival of this patch in major versions of Windows 11 and Windows 10.
are you worried
Microsoft for partner A complete list of affected operating system versions. here they are :
Client: Windows 11, version 21H2; Windows 10, version 21H2; Windows 10, version 21H1; Windows 10, version 20H2; Windows 10, version 2004; Windows 10, version 1909; Windows 10, version 1809; Windows 10 Enterprise LTSC 2019; Windows 10 Enterprise LTSC 2016; Windows 10, version 1607; Windows 10 Enterprise 2015 LTSB; Windows 8.1 operating system; Windows 7 SP1.
Server: Windows Server 2022; Windows Server, version 20H2; Windows Server, version 2004; Windows Server, version 1909; Windows Server, version 1809; Windows Server 2019; Windows Server 2016; Windows Server 2012 R2; Windows Server 2012; Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1; Windows Server 2008 SP2.
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