unable to install – google chrome problems

| May 25, 2011

Recently i was having some problems with my google chrome starting up , so i decided to uninstall and re-install google chrome. I managed to uninstall google chrome , but then suddenly  it would not let me install the new google chrome  for some reason. Here is the solution i found to this  as suggested by google, if you run into the same problem

Problem installing chrome ( re-installing chrome)

The problem  is not downloading the installer for installing chrome . but actually getting the downloaded google chrome installer to install google chrome

google_chrome install uninstall problem

Error locating installer application

If you’re seeing this error, it’s likely that there was an error locating the installer application on your system. To resolve this issue, please follow these steps:

This fix involves manually modifying your registry. If you’re unfamiliar with this process, we recommend contacting your system administrator or local computer guru for assistance.

  1. Go to Start > Run
  2. In the ‘Run’ window that appears, enter regedit in the text field and click the OK button.
  3. In the ‘Registry Editor’ window, navigate to HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Google\Update\Clients\.
  4. Right-click the directory ‘{430FD4D0-B729-4F61-AA34-91526481799D}’.
  5. Select Delete from the menu that appears.
  6. Close the ‘Registry Editor’ window.
  7. Try installing the programme again. BINGO !!

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