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Microsoft word 2003, i get 'preparing to install and never opens

Whenever I try to open microsoft Word 2003 all i keep on getting is 'preparing to install and it never opens. Then their pops up a message, patch was not found. But, it was working fine up to a week ago. Help me please. I am sorting out my PhD. dissertation proposal, and this is hindering me. Please, HELP!!!

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You can go to start\control panel, select add/ remove programs, select office 2003, or word 2003 whichever you have installed and select change, this will allow you t reinstall, or repair the install.

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