Error -125530 Found in Error Logfiles When Installing NI Package Manager

Updated Oct 12, 2021

Reported In


  • LabVIEW
  • Package Manager

Issue Details

After I click “Install” button on the NI Package Manager (NIPM), I do not see any installation’s progression bar in the NIPM. Then, NIPM shows the error as below:

An error occurred while installing a package: ni-package-manager-deployment-support (xx.xx.xxxxx-x).

Other error information:
An error occurred while installing MSI in ‘ni-package-manager-deployment-support.msi’.

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According to this NI KB: Generating and Locating NI Package Manager Error Logs, I generate an error log file for NIPM. The error logfile return an error -125530 in ‘ni-package-manager-deployment-support.msi’. The error is shown as below:

Error -125530! An error occurred while installing MSI in ‘ni-package-manager-deployment-support.msi’.

MsiInstallProduct returned 1625.
In OnTransactionStep, an error occurred in the operation type ‘install’.

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There is an error associated with Windows error 1625. You may try the following steps to troubleshoot your issue:
  • Make sure you have administrative rights on your PC.
  • Make sure that there is no specific Group Policy that could block the software to be installed. You could refer to this external link to check for the Group Policy.
  • Ask support from your IT department.
  • Contact Microsoft Support for assistance.