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TransactedInstaller.Install results in Service Already Installed

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I am writing a service in C# with an internal service installer.

I am running XP Pro SP with VS7.1 and .NET 1.1

It installed okay the first time, but during uninstall the app crashed.

Now I am unable to install again:
Running a transacted installation.

Beginning the Install phase of the installation.
'FlightExchangeService.exe': Loaded
'c:\windows\assembly\gac\\1.0. 5000.0__b77a5c561934e089\' , No symbols loaded.
Installing service FlightExchanger...
Service FlightExchanger has been successfully installed.
Creating EventLog source FlightExchanger in log Application...
Installing service FlightExchanger...
Creating EventLog source FlightExchanger in log Application...

An exception occurred during the Install phase.
System.ComponentModel.Win32Exception: The specified service already exists

The service does not appear to Exist. I checked the services list in the
service manager, and even enumerated through the SC Manager in code, but
could not see my service.

I have searched the registry and removed its EventLog source by deleting the
reg key. This appeared to have no effect.

I have spent all day today searching the net for solutions, and can find

Is anyone able to help?
Recursion: See Recursion
Nov 16 '05 #1
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