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Revit not installing

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08-12-2013 02:27 AM

I was trying 2 install revit 2014 in ma new samsung lap (i7,8gb ram,2gb graphics) bt its not instaling properly the error log often opens


2013/8/12:14:53:06 Logesh Waran LOGESH === Setup started on LOGESH by Logesh Waran ===
2013/8/12:14:53:06 Logesh Waran LOGESH Path_Length: 149
2013/8/12:14:53:06 Logesh Waran LOGESH Current Directory C:\Users\Logesh Waran\AppData\Local\Temp\_AI2077.tmp
2013/8/12:14:53:06 Logesh Waran LOGESH Launch
2013/8/12:14:53:07 Logesh Waran LOGESH Install CustomCallback Info Invoking custom callback for details: [SETUP] CB_FUNC=CustomCallbackRevitOSVersionCheck CB_SOURCE=C:\Users\Logesh Waran\AppData\Local\Temp\_AI2077.tmp\Setup\RevitSetup.dll
2013/8/12:14:53:07 Logesh Waran LOGESH Install CustomCallback Info Custom callback response: Status=0 SUCCECSS Title= Message= URLTitle= URLLink=
2013/8/12:14:53:22 Logesh Waran LOGESH PageOpen LaunchDialog  
2013/8/12:14:53:25 Logesh Waran LOGESH PageOpen LicenseDialog  
2013/8/12:14:53:27 Logesh Waran LOGESH PageOpen ProductInfoDialog  
2013/8/12:14:55:52 Logesh Waran LOGESH PageOpen ProductSelectionDialog2  
2013/8/12:14:55:59 Logesh Waran LOGESH PageOpen FullProgressDialog  
2013/8/12:14:56:00 Logesh Waran LOGESH Installing Microsoft Visual C++ 2005 Redistributable (x86): "F:\sft\1.Arch\REVIT14\Autodesk_Revit_2014_English_Win_32-64bit_dlm\3rdParty\x86\VCRedist\2005\vcredist_x86.exe" /q:a /T:C:\windows\temp /c:"VCREDI~3.EXE /q:a /c:""msiexec /i vcredist.msi /qn /l*v C:\Users\Logesh Waran\AppData\Local\Temp\vcredist_x86_2005.log"" "
2013/8/12:14:56:04 Logesh Waran LOGESH Install Microsoft Visual C++ 2005 Redistributable (x86) Failed Installation aborted, Result=1603

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Re: Revit not installing

08-12-2013 07:59 AM in reply to:

Welcome to the community.


Install Microsoft Visual C++ 2005 Redistributable (x86) Failed Installation aborted, Result=1603

Your product is failing to install because the prerequiste program required by the installer is failing prior to the installation of your Autodesk software.

If the prerequisite program already exists on your computer, it is likely newer than the one the Autodesk installer is attempting to install. Please uninstall the prerequisite program causing the issue and run your installer again.

For more information about this process, please see my KB link here:

The prerequisite is not already installed and installation still fails, then you may need to make an advanced edit to the setup.ini file to ignore the error. Please make sure you manually install the prerequisite file from Microsoft and then modify the setup.ini file accordingly.

For more information on this process, please see my KB article here:


Good Luck!

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