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Intel Driver Support Assistant Installer halts at "Initializing"

timoto
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Whilst attempting to install Intel Driver Support Assistant, the Installer halts at "Initializing"

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and eventually the installer fails with an error:

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The log file has the following error which appears to cite Visual Studio as an unreachable package:

 

[296C:23A0][2022-04-13T10:58:41]i338: Acquiring package: vc_redist.x86.exe, payload: vc_redist.x86.exe, download from: https://download.visualstudio.microsoft.com/download/pr/2250605e-e48f-43ed-ba6e-e0cc18bc530d/AC75A82D873E6B6F98B1D293042380764D7D263C43438E50D564FA58C9F891C2/VC_redist.x86.exe
[296C:23A0][2022-04-13T11:00:46]e000: Error 0x80072ee2: Failed attempt to download URL: 'https://download.visualstudio.microsoft.com/download/pr/2250605e-e48f-43ed-ba6e-e0cc18bc530d/AC75A82D873E6B6F98B1D293042380764D7D263C43438E50D564FA58C9F891C2/VC_redist.x86.exe'

 

 

The URL https://download.visualstudio.microsoft.com/download/pr/2250605e-e48f-43ed-ba6e-e0cc18bc530d/AC75A82D873E6B6F98B1D293042380764D7D263C43438E50D564FA58C9F891C2/VC_redist.x86.exe is reachable via a browser.

Are there any suggestions as to how to resolve this issue?

 

Windows 10 Pro 64bit

Dell Precision 5560 workstation

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timoto
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I resolved this by downloading and installing the VS distributable and then re-attempting the IDSA install.

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R3EBL
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if you have the same problem then 

https://download.visualstudio.microsoft.com/download/pr/2250605e-e48f-43ed-ba6e-e0cc18bc530d/AC75A82D873E6B6F98B1D293042380764D7D263C43438E50D564FA58C9F891C2/VC_redist.x86.exe

is the link you should paste in browser and it will download a file names vc_redist... something like that and install it and 

it works

 

for how i got it i opened the error log and found the error link and pasted it and it worked

 

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