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Hpphotosmartessential.msi Can't remember what I did or was doing when it started but now whenever I start / boot-up my computer Windows installer HP Photosmart essential, the installer asks for the ''hpphotosmartessential.msi'' file which is not availableor on a CD or portable device (it's very annoying because I have to click cancel button 6 or 8 times ) So I don't know if HP Digital Monitor is running properly Maybe I should / could DELETE all files associated with hpphotosmartessential 9 and re-install?????

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What I would suggest is to remove the HP Photosmart program from Add/Remove in Control Panel, rather than delete all the associated files. Then reinstall. Hope that helps.

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You have answered your own question. Uninstall completely and reboot 2 times. Then reinstall. You should then have no problems.

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