Category: Windows Installer

Software Installation Error: “The profile for the user is a temporary profile”

When installing an application you get this error message “The profile for the user is a temporary profile”. This happens after installing a security¬†update: MS14-049. This update affects the execution process of the Windows Installer. To bypass this, set the following registry key and it will ignore this prompt and continue with the installation. HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\Installer\ […]

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