Every Windows Phone 7.X requires the Microsoft Zune software suite to manage and configure the phone from PC, after downloading the massive 100 MB setup the installer threw the following error. The solution was rather simple but frustrating as it required completely uninstalling the already finished install using the FixIt solution provided (download link after the jump), and re-installing the software.
Fixing Microsoft Zune Software Setup Error
Submitted by Deepesh Agarwal on Sun, 04/08/2012 - 01:10
To fix this and other similar Zune installation error's, Microsoft has released an FixIT solution. User simply needs to download the fix from - http://go.microsoft.com/?linkid=9762094 and install it, followed by re-running the setup.