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Service Pack Updates
1 replies , 7/9/2003, 1:48:07 PM
I have Office 2000 installed on a Windows 2000 PC, and it installed with SP1 (the help menu varifies this). Now when I go to install SP2, which shipped on a separate CD with the CDs for Office...

Office 95 Service Packs
2 replies , 7/9/2003, 3:22:31 PM
My Grandmother has used Office 95 for years. Her PC crashed on the weekend and I rebuilt it and reinstalled Office 95. I would like to install the Service Packs but they appear not to be...

Hi Carl, Using the information in this article http://support.microsoft.com/?fr=1&kbid=315152 locate the setup logs for Office XP Service Pack1 (SP1) in a subfolder of your Temporary Files folder...

office XP SP2 installation
2 replies , 7/9/2003, 5:18:23 PM
i tried installing XP2, and it asked for the original CD, which i inserted. it still couldn't find the file PROPLUS.MSI and the installation failed. i've tried re- running the install to get the...

Off Sys 2003 Beta 2 Tech Ref
1 replies , 7/9/2003, 8:42:17 PM
I upgraded to the Microsoft Office System Beta 2 Technical Refresh and now can't access my Business Contacts. I first got the mesage that the file was corrupt and then Outlook wouldn't see it at...

Office 2000 SP-3 on Terminal Server
0 replies , 7/9/2003, 8:50:27 PM
I'm getting an error message trying to install SP-3 on a Windows 2000 Terminal Server. My installed version of Office is SR-1. I tried using the Office Update site, and then I tried downloading...

Office 2000 SR-1 upgrade to SR1a on XP Pro
0 replies , 7/9/2003, 9:51:17 PM
When I try to install SR1a, I get the same <expletive deleted> error message: The update program did not locate the expected version of Microsoft Microsoft Office 2000 on the machine. Insert the...

Office 97 SR-1 update
1 replies , 7/10/2003, 4:01:14 AM
What do you do when the SR-1 update says it installed but the product is not updated as it should be. Help version remains original 97 with no updates recorded. SW

Troubles with SP1 update & Proret.msi
1 replies , 7/10/2003, 11:48:42 AM
Hi I can't install SP1 on office XP cause it asks for Pro.msi and I get Proret.msi. Does anyone have an idea ? thanks. PS: for info, I asked few month ago to microsoft help how to do and they...

I get this error when I try to loan service pack 1 on my computer. I have a tech guy that is suppose to be uploading this stuff for me, but he has been sick so I am stuck with it. Can anyone...

Service Pack 3 requires SR-1 CD
0 replies , 7/10/2003, 1:19:26 PM
I'm trying to install Service Pack 3, which I downloaded after downloading and installing SR-1. However, the installation program wants to use the SR-1 CD. I don't have the CD since I downloaded...

PowerPoint Problems
0 replies , 7/10/2003, 4:39:47 PM
Has anyone experienced problems with PowePoint after the install of Office XP Pro service pack 2? My screen jumps about and totally blacks-out, but only when I open a presentation. Any assistance...

Neil Holmes
Accessing update site
0 replies , 7/10/2003, 5:56:59 PM
For some reason I cannot access the Beta update site from my laptop. I can get to it from my desktop (and installed the Tech Refresh just fine), but not from my laptop. I'm trying to install the...

Out of the Office Assistant
0 replies , 7/10/2003, 8:52:47 PM
I would like to use the Out of the office assistant, but it is not in my outlook 2000 as an option. How can I add this to outlook 2000?

Bob Hammond
Hello, I've been unable to obtain the Office 2003 Beta 2 refresh from Microsoft's Office beta site (http://officebeta.microsoft.com/officeupdate/default.aspx?CTT=6&Origin=EC790020111033). The...

SP-1 Update
1 replies , 7/11/2003, 2:31:11 AM
I tried downloading this to my XP computer which it did but it wouldn't let me start using it due to me not having my small business disc. I don't use small business I use my computer at home.

Kevin Lingenfelter
Internal error: 2349
0 replies , 7/11/2003, 3:03:14 AM
Upgrading Disk 2 of Office 2000 SR-1 to Service Pack 3 worked fine on Win 98 but efforts to upgrade Disk 1 return an error message. Add/Remove Programs shows that Microsoft Office 2000 SR-1 Small...

Scott D. Campbell
Uh, the scenario you are describing is a downgrade, not an upgrade. -- Milly Staples [MVP - Outlook] Post all replies to the group to keep the discussion intact. Having searched the archives,...

Answer = beta software. I am currently editing a book on Outlook 2003 and one of my installs consistently gives an error when checking information. Another partition does not. Welcome to the world...

1. It is beta software, expect the problems. Try using Detect and repair. If this does not work, try unistalling and reinstalling the software. 2. most add-ins have not been optimized or...