Error 1706 - Office 2000 on XP Pro

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Error 1706 - Office 2000 on XP Pro

Postby DaveC » Wed, 29 Oct 2003 02:24:09 GMT

Installed Office 2000 Small Business Ed. on XP Pro under 
Admin account and updated via SR-1 to SP-3 pluis security 
updates with Office Update.
Log on as the normal Restricted (Power) User and I keep 
getting "Error 1706. No valid source could be found for 
product Microsoft Office 2000 SR-1 Small Business. The 
Windows installer cannot continue." when starting Word or 
Excel.
Why does it quote SR-1 when SP-3 is installed?
Why do I get this error message? and how can I get round 
this?
Hoping in anticipation...
Dave

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