When you install Adobe Premiere Elements 9, the installation fails with error Exit Code 7.
Note: The solution outlined here only applies to Adobe Premiere Elements 9. If you are receiving an Exit Code 7 message when installing Adobe Premiere Elements 10, check this document. Updated installation instructions | Premiere Elements 10 | Mac OS
Ensure that the Adobe Premiere Elements 9 application is installed before installing the Content.
Note: When Photoshop Elements and Adobe Premiere Elements 9 are purchased as a bundle, installations for both products are provided on a single DVD.
Screen shot of the error message:
Attempting to install the Content without the application itself installed results in this error.
exit code seven, exit code 7; cpsid_87872