Unable to install Office 2016 Professional Plus 2016 in W10 1607

  1. FerchogtX's Avatar
    Posts : 330
    Windows 10 x64 Pro 20H2
       #1

    Unable to install Office 2016 Professional Plus 2016 in W10 1607


    Hi there!

    Well, after reseting the PC to factory settings and reinstalled my drivers, I'm encountering a nasty problem... I?m just unable to install office 2016 in Windows 10, just when it's about to finish, stops, reverts all and says there was an error installing the suite...

    I could install this in build 1511, no problems, but here this happens... I tried compatibility modes, using the office cleaning tool, but no avail, I even have all the VC runtimes installed... I'm tryinto install 64 bit version.

    Please guys, any advice on this? I really need office for doing my job!

    Thanks in advance
      My Computers

  2. cereberus's Avatar
    Posts : 12,618
    Windows10
       #2

    Try installing 32bit option - you really do not need 64bit unless doing some mega powerful stuff.
      My Computer

  3. FerchogtX's Avatar
    Posts : 330
    Windows 10 x64 Pro 20H2
    Thread Starter
       #3

    Tried 32 bit flavour... same error... quite weird...
    Hopefully, seems someone found the problem (Which I found after hours of digging around)
    Microsoft Office 2016 encountered an error during Setup - Microsoft Community

    Seems that preinstalled systems with office leave a folder in Task Scheduler, that leads to this error, once deleted, you can install normaly.

    Sadly, I need the 64bit edition, because the spreadsheets I work on are insanely large...

    Well... I think I'll mark this as solved, this did the trick!

    Thanks for the help!
      My Computers


 

  Related Discussions
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 19:39.
Find Us




Windows 10 Forums