FATAL InstallVCRedistAction - VCRedist installation failed with 1612

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Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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Introduction:

CA common components installation fails with the error message "FATAL InstallVCRedistAction - VCRedist installation failed with 1612" 

The system has existing VC++ version installed by other applications . 

Question:

CA common components installation fails with the error message "FATAL InstallVCRedistAction - VCRedist installation failed with 1612" 

The system has existing VC++ version installed by other applications . 

Environment:
Windows
Answer:

This is the error: 

MSI (s) (34:04) [06:55:34:791]: Warning: Local cached package 'C:\windows\Installer\11a81c9b.msi' is missing. 
MSI (s) (34:04) [06:55:34:793]: User policy value 'SearchOrder' is 'nmu' 
MSI (s) (34:04) [06:55:34:793]: User policy value 'DisableMedia' is 0 MSI (s) (34:04) [06:55:34:793]: Machine policy value 'AllowLockdownMedia' is 0 MSI (s) (34:04) [06:55:34:793]: SOURCEMGMT: Media enabled only if package is safe. 
MSI (s) (34:04) [06:55:34:793]: SOURCEMGMT: Looking for sourcelist for product {F0C3E5D1-1ADE-321E-8167-68EF0DE699A5} 
MSI (s) (34:04) [06:55:34:793]: SOURCEMGMT: Adding {F0C3E5D1-1ADE-321E-8167-68EF0DE699A5}; to potential sourcelist list (pcode;disk;relpath). 
MSI (s) (34:04) [06:55:34:793]: SOURCEMGMT: Now checking product {F0C3E5D1-1ADE-321E-8167-68EF0DE699A5} 
MSI (s) (34:04) [06:55:34:793]: SOURCEMGMT: Media is enabled for product. 
MSI (s) (34:04) [06:55:34:793]: SOURCEMGMT: Attempting to use LastUsedSource from source list. 
MSI (s) (34:04) [06:55:34:793]: SOURCEMGMT: Trying source e:\5e4fba381415222f1b58411fddb10c\. 
MSI (s) (34:04) [06:55:34:793]: Note: 1: 2203 2: e:\5e4fba381415222f1b58411fddb10c\vc_red.msi 3: -2147287037 MSI (s) (34:04) [06:55:34:793]: SOURCEMGMT: Source is invalid due to missing/inaccessible package. 
MSI (s) (34:04) [06:55:34:793]: Note: 1: 1706 2: -2147483647 3: vc_red.msi MSI (s) (34:04) [06:55:34:793]: SOURCEMGMT: Processing net source list. 
MSI (s) (34:04) [06:55:34:793]: Note: 1: 1706 2: -2147483647 3: vc_red.msi MSI (s) (34:04) [06:55:34:793]: SOURCEMGMT: Processing media source list. 
MSI (s) (34:04) [06:55:35:991]: Note: 1: 2203 2: 3: -2147287037 MSI (s) (34:04) [06:55:35:991]: SOURCEMGMT: Source is invalid due to missing/inaccessible package. 
MSI (s) (34:04) [06:55:35:991]: Note: 1: 1706 2: -2147483647 3: vc_red.msi MSI (s) (34:04) [06:55:35:991]: SOURCEMGMT: Processing URL source list. 
MSI (s) (34:04) [06:55:35:991]: Note: 1: 1402 2: UNKNOWN\URL 3: 2 MSI (s) (34:04) [06:55:35:991]: Note: 1: 1706 2: -2147483647 3: vc_red.msi MSI (s) (34:04) [06:55:35:991]: Note: 1: 1706 2: 3: vc_red.msi MSI (s) (34:04) [06:55:35:999]: SOURCEMGMT: Failed to resolve source MSI (s) (34:04) [06:55:35:999]: MainEngineThread is returning 1612 

Looks like the original VC++ libs are corrupted a bit. You might want to check out: 
https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/all/how-do-i-find-installation-package-vcredmsi/c3b30b0b-a70b-441e-9a28-04c97250b4fa?auth=1