…general installer error

Issue

The following error message is displayed when trying to install the vsto addin

The following Microsoft Office solution cannot be installed due to a general installer error:

Cause

The Windows Application log is full

Answer

Clear the Windows Application log

Ensure the Application log Property Overwrite as required is checked

Start -> Run -> Eventvwr -> Right click on Application and select Properties

 

See

https://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/vstudio/en-US/07c29bd3-94e9-4244-9bdf-2025bafd7621/vsto-install-error-0x80131604?forum=vsto

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