You are probably attempting to install the Java 2
Runtime Environment, Standard Edition (JRE) or the JDK 1.4.xx version in your
Windows server. But alas, a message box with the following error appears:
Error applying transforms. Verify that the specified
transform paths are valid.
The installation fails.
Are you facing this problem. Don't worry, you can do a workaround to this
Solution: Follow these steps to solve this
Manually remove the 1.4.2_xx JRE:
Microsoft Windows Installer removal tool.
- Run the tool and select the JRE entry for removal.
Manually install the 1.4.2_xx JRE:
- Go to Start -> Run and type "cmd" (type
"command" if you are using Windows 95, 98, or ME)
- In the MSDOS windows, type the following:
msiexec.exe /i http://java.sun.com/webapps/download/GetFile/1.4.2_04-b05/windows-i586/Java%202%20Runtime%20Environment,%20SE%20v1.4.2_04.msi