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I cant download any microsoft office software. I have tried a cd, from their web site and also open office. Always comes back with a message that I am unable to download

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  • munkenbeckj Mar 11, 2009

    "The Window Installer Service could not be accessed. This can occur if you are running in safe mode or if the Windows Installer is not correctly installed.

  • munkenbeckj Mar 11, 2009

    Any ideas?

  • munkenbeckj Mar 11, 2009

    Thats the answer? What if one doesn't have another computer?

  • Randall  Trahan
    Randall Trahan May 11, 2010

    Exactly what does the message say?



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You may have to type it in your browser manually.

Ok got you fixed up. Yes you need Windows Installer to download anything from the windows website.It's just a small program that can be is the website that talks about it and how to download. You will be downloading the 32-bit version. About half way down it shows how to download it..good luck and please rate this solution. If you have any questions let me know.

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Kindly try to download the application to another computer or web browser.

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