"Automatic Configuration of Access has failed" 2007 was working fi

I have access 2003 and 2007 on the computer. I was copying some vba code from 2003 and then testing it in 2007. I shut down everything and then tried to restart access 2007. When I did, I got an installer screen and then the following message:
"Automatic Configuration of the current version of Microsoft Office Access has failed. Your database might not function correctly. This can occur if you do not have the necessary permissions to install Microsoft Access on this computer"
I can no longer run access 2007 as it shuts down after this message.

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