I failed to install XNA 4.0. It messages the bootstrapper.exe when installing Microsoft Games for Windows Live Redistributable. Then I installed the latest version of Microsoft Games for Windows and tried again, but it still failed. I have installed VS2010 and my OS is Windows 7 x64.
migrated from stackoverflow.com Aug 1 '11 at 13:44
I solved this problem by extracting all files from the installation program and installing them manually. You can extract the files by inputting the following in a Command Prompt: