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Help with MSI 2762

04/08/2004 31567 views
Help with MSI (Microsoft Installer) error 2762: Cannot write script record. Transaction not started.
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Deferred, rollback and commit custom actions can only be placed between InstallInitialize and InstallFinalize. Failure to do so is the most common cause for this error.
Answered 04/08/2004 by: AppDeploy.com
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I created an MST with 3 CAs in it.

The MSI log file was pointing to the 1st CAs as the cause of the 2762 error.

5 hours later I realised that the real problem was the last CA.

It was placed after InstallFinalize in ExecuteDeferred

TL;DR; The MSI Log file may mislead you. Look at all your CAs.

Answered 07/16/2012 by: misterd
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