You probably tried to copy or migrate you InDesign application. That doesn't work because there are a bunch of subsidiary files that won't be copied.
First, you'll have to use the Adobe Cleaner to remove what you've moved:
Next, you need reinstall with a real installer which you can get here:
Do you talk about migration? Don't do it with any Adobe program. Use the original installer and serial to install it on the new computer.
Which OS are you using? It might also be that your new computer has an OS which is incompatible to CS4.