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Movie Maker won't install (windows live essentials)

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    Windows 8 Pro 64-Bit

    Movie Maker won't install (windows live essentials)


    hi , so i used to have movie maker and photo gallery installed on my computer but i uninstalled them, now i want to install movie maker again.

    BUT whenever i open the windows live essentials setup it says that movie maker and photo gallery are already installed. they're not installed, i uninstalled them , they do not appear on "uninstall a program" in the control panel. Please help i need movie maker immediately for a video.

    Thank u for reading, plz heelp!

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    Server 2012 / 8.0


    Did you see this screen?

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    Posts : 53
    Windows 8 Pro 64-Bit


    Quote Originally Posted by mdmd View Post
    Did you see this screen?

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    No :/
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  4. #4


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    Server 2012 / 8.0


    How about this screen?

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    If not, can you remove anything or everything then reinstall?
    Where are you getting the Windows Live setup from?
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    Server 2012 / 8.0
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    Windows 8 Pro 64-Bit


    Quote Originally Posted by mdmd View Post
    How about this screen?

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    If not, can you remove anything or everything then reinstall?
    Where are you getting the Windows Live setup from?
    Okay thanks for trying to help but i told you! WIndows Live Essentials does not appear there
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    Posts : 1,320
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    Quote Originally Posted by Jimbo9887 View Post
    Windows Live Essentials does not appear there
    Ok. It should be there if installed properly. Sorry. Hope this helps.

    Windows Essentials - Download Windows Live Essentials
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    Posts : 53
    Windows 8 Pro 64-Bit


    Quote Originally Posted by mdmd View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by Jimbo9887 View Post
    Windows Live Essentials does not appear there
    Ok. It should be there if installed properly. Sorry. Hope this helps.

    Windows Essentials - Download Windows Live Essentials
    thank you again for trying to help me BUT, as i said, when i open this setup it says that movie maker is installed but its not, thats where the problem is.
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    Server 2012 / 8.0


    Could I ask, are these folders installed?

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    I am just asking because you said you uninstalled them but the system says they're installed
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    Harrisonburg, Va.
    Posts : 10,488
    Windows 8.1.1 Pro with Media Center


    Have you tried here:

    Movie Maker - Microsoft Windows
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