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Office 2003 SP2 installation problems

Postby Q29tcEVkZ2U » Sat, 01 Oct 2005 15:57:02 GMT

I have been trying to install the Office 2003 SP2 update for about a month 
now and cannot get it installed.  It downloads fine, but it only gets about 
30% complete during install.  Any suggestion?

Re: Office 2003 SP2 installation problems

Postby Carl » Sat, 01 Oct 2005 17:10:25 GMT

Several earlier postings have suggested running 'Detect and Repair' from 
'Help' at any Office app. I did it from Word. It asked for the original CD, 
which I have and provided. Then it ran and ended with no relevant comment. 
It said something like 'Office 2003 setup has completed'. But, apparently it 
fixed the problem. I then ran Microsoft Update which told me that SP2 had 
been downloaded and was ready to install. I clicked the 'Install' button and 
SP2 did install. Apparently everything works OK and my Office apps now show 

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