SCCM 2007 Management Point install fails on Windows Server 2008 with “The error code is 800CC801”

[Informational]

We should see more and more installations of the SCCM Management Point on Windows Server 2008 in the business environment, so this information will be of great help to prevent anyone going around in circles wondering why the installing is failing. Always remember, logs are your best friend and in this particular case, the symptoms and errors can be found through MPMSI.LOG and MPSETUP.LOG. The article below details the best way to fix it :)

Symptoms

When attempting to install a System Center Configuration Manager 2007 Management Point (MP) on Windows Server 2008, the setup may fail with the following errors:

http://blogs.technet.com/b/configurationmgr/archive/2010/09/21/new-kb-system-center-configuration-manager-2007-management-point-install-fails-on-windows-server-2008-with-the-error-code-is-800cc801.aspx