When I open the add/remove programs applet, I get the following popup
An unexpected error occurred. Class not registered
At the top of the add/remove window, it states that:
"There are no programs installed on this computer."
When I scroll down, I can see all of the installed apps but the options to
change and remove are grayed out.
I have tried registering the appwiz.cpl using the following command:
This reports as successfully regsitering the component but no change in the
I have also tried all of the steps listed on Q266668 which doesn't seem to
be available any longer but google had a cached copy.
At first I thought the problem was caused by NAV Corporate Edition 7.6 but I
have tried stopping the NAV client before applying SP3 and get the same
result. I have tried installing from the command line using update.exe and
via group policy using update.msi. With very few exceptions, the add/remove
programs icon is broken after the SP3 install on our Windows 2000 Pro
Has anyone experienced this problem?
Thanks in advance,