Question about Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition

2 Answers

Microsoft office professional edition 2003

I have windows xp and i keep getting a yellow shield pop up saying automatic updates ready but when i click on it to update saying i cant do it please help

Posted by on

2 Answers

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

    Corporal:

    An expert that has over 10 points.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 2 times.

  • Contributor
  • 35 Answers

What does it says exactly?

If you get any error message that prevent you in doing windows update then you can simply download dial-a-fix for windows update from http://djlizard.net.nyud.net:8080/software/Dial-a-fix-v0.60.0.24.zip

extract the file by right clicking on the downloaded file and run the .exe file

This will fix your windows update issues..

Posted on Jun 25, 2008

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

    Corporal:

    An expert that has over 10 points.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 2 times.

  • Expert
  • 137 Answers

Check if BITS is running in the Services.msc and/or restart the Windows Automatic Update service.

Posted on Jun 25, 2008

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

2 Answers

Hi!! How are u? My english not good that much but i will try to explain my problem: when iam open my computerwhich work by windows xp sp3 i got massage the ip operator (3.0208.911.01) is not...


OK, sounds like the problem is that the computer cannot get a valid IP address. In fact it sounds like you might have a IP address conflict on your network. Each IP address on a network segment must be unique.

Check if you are using DHCP.

  • Go to
  • Control Panel
  • Network connections
  • Locate the network connection you are using e.g. 'Local area connection' or perhaps 'Wireless connection'
  • Right click on the relevant network connection
  • Select 'Properties'
  • Select Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
  • Select Properties
Is your machine set to "Obtain an IP address automatically" (DHCP) or "Use the following IP address".
If its "Use the following IP address" then make sure no other machines are also using this IP address. You can try setting to 'automatic' but if you do, make sure that you note all details first, so you can revert back to the settings you currently have if you need to.
if its "Obtain an IP address automatically" then make sure no other machines have been manually set.

With regards to the microsoft update, then your best bet is to only select a small number of updates at a time, until you determine which update(s) is causing the failure. Once you know which update is the problem then you can troubleshoot the specific update.

Hope this helps

Please take the time to rate this answer. Many Thanks Don.

Sep 05, 2011 | Microsoft Computers & Internet

2 Answers

I want to update microsoft office 2003 to microsoft office xp 2007 professional edition full & final version


You can download the full version of microsoft office professional full version with keys via torrents.just add torrent downloads to the software name and search in google.

May 10, 2011 | Microsoft Office Professional 2007 Full...

1 Answer

I bought a educationa CD's and while installing it on my home PC where i have installed winxp sp-2 2003 edition i get a error poping up stating this error "iexpress setup has encountered a problem...


Your WINDOWS XP SP-2 needs a WINDOWS UPDATE. make sure you are connected to the internet. then click "START", click CONTROL PANEL, then SYSTEM, and find the AUTOMATIC UPDATES TAB. turn on AUTOMATIC UPDATES. if the updates are already automatic, click the link provided in the tab that brings you to the windows update/microsoft update website. Click express settings. If an option POPS UP, saying "DOWNLOAD MICROSOFT UPDATES" click this option and allow your computer to download this UPDATE. if not, continue by clicking the EXPRESS SETTINGS, the windows website will check to see if your computer is UPDATED. You WINDOWS XP OPERATING SYSTEM should have SERVICE PACK 3, continue this process until ALL UPDATES are installed. You may be required to restart your computer to finish updates.DOING THIS will update drivers as well, which most likely needs to be done in order for the CD to work properly.

Nov 22, 2010 | Computers & Internet

2 Answers

Excel versus professional edition 2003


Hi Richard,

take a step back, and notice that they are talking about Microsoft Office Professional 2003, and not Windows XP Professional.

If you try to open an office document, in your case a .XLS file, and it says You need to insert the setup disk, then the install of Office is corrupt, and/or there are missing files that Office cannot locate.

you could cross your fingers and see if you perform a repair on Office.
you do this from Control Panel > Add Remove Programs, Click on MS Office 2003 Professional, and click Change/Remove . when the wizard starts, click Next and choose Repair .
it may still ask for the setup disks, or to browse to the folder where the setup cache files are located.
if this is the case, and you don't have the disk, your only option is to track down someone else who has the disk, or the folder on their c:\ where office offers to save its install files for the future when it might be needed.

I suspect that you did a File Cleanup on your c:\ and either you accidentally deleted the c:\MSOCache folder (which is hidden), or the Clean Up Wizard deleted it for you.

if you know someone with a PC with office 2003, you can copy this hidden file to your flash drive, and then dump the files back onto your computer.

i hope this helps.
____________________
Alternatively, you can use Open Office, a free download , fully fledged office suite of applications. not made by microsoft, but similar enough to perform the same tasks without much hassle or relearning.

Jul 13, 2010 | Microsoft Windows XP Professional

2 Answers

I have Windows XP 2003 Professional Edition, includes Word,Publisher, Excel,PowerPoint, but when I want to use any of this programs WINDOWS INSTALLER POPS UP and then Windows wants to configure MO Edition...


Assuming that you have the original CD-ROMs, with license-key, for Microsoft Office 2003 Professional Edition, available at your finger-tips:

Click: Start
Click: Control Panel
Click: Add/Remove Programs

Remove Microsoft Office 2003 Professional Edition.

Restart your computer.

Use the CD-ROMs, and re-install Microsoft Office 2003 Professional Edition.

Sep 10, 2009 | Microsoft Windows XP Professional for PC

2 Answers

My computer is set on automatic updates and it is unable to find file PRO11.MSI to update pls advise


Hi there.
Its looking for Office 11 to update and you probably have not got the installer (.msi) file on the PC.
All you have to do is skip that particular update.

Good luck and thanks for using FixYa!!

Apr 09, 2009 | Macmillan Using Microsoft Windows XP...

1 Answer

I have word2000 and i want to open a word 2oo7 document how can i


Download this tools for Microsoft:

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=941b3470-3ae9-4aee-8f43-c6bb74cd1466&displaylang=en

Please note that:

Overview Users of the Microsoft Office XP and 2003 programs Word, Excel, or PowerPoint—please install all High-Priority updates from Microsoft Update before downloading the Compatibility Pack.

By installing the Compatibility Pack in addition to Microsoft Office2000, Office XP, or Office 2003, you will be able to open, edit, andsave files using the file formats new to Word, Excel, and PowerPoint 2007.The Compatibility Pack can also be used in conjunction with theMicrosoft Office Word Viewer 2003, Excel Viewer 2003, and PowerPointViewer 2003 to view files saved in these new formats. For moreinformation about the Compatibility Pack, see Knowledge Base article 924074.

Note: If you use Microsoft Word 2000 or Microsoft Word 2002 to read or write documents containing complex scripts, please see http://support.microsoft.com/kb/925451 for information to enable Word 2007 documents to be displayed correctly in your version of Word.

Administrators: The administrative template for the Word, Excel, and PowerPoint converters contained within the Compatibility Pack is available for download.

Update: The Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack Service Pack 1 (SP1) is available here.
arrow_px_up.gif Top of page
System Requirements
  • Supported Operating Systems: Windows 2000 Service Pack 4; Windows Server 2003; Windows Vista; Windows XP Service Pack 1; Windows XP Service Pack 2
  • Recommended Microsoft Office programs:
    • Microsoft Word 2000 with Service Pack 3, Microsoft Excel 2000with Service Pack 3, and Microsoft PowerPoint 2000 with Service Pack 3

    • Microsoft Word 2002 with Service Pack 3, Microsoft Excel 2002 withService Pack 3, and Microsoft PowerPoint 2002 with Service Pack 3

    • Microsoft Office Word 2003 with at least Service Pack 1, MicrosoftOffice Excel 2003 with at least Service Pack 1, and Microsoft OfficePowerPoint 2003 with at least Service Pack 1

    • Microsoft Office Word Viewer 2003

    • Microsoft Office Excel Viewer 2003

    • Microsoft Office PowerPoint Viewer 2003

arrow_px_up.gif Top of page
InstructionsTo install this download:
  1. Ensure your system is up to date by installing all High-Priority/Required updates on Microsoft Update (required for Microsoft Office XP and 2003 users).

  2. After installing all High-Priority/Required updates with Microsoft Update, download the Compatibility Pack by clicking the Download button above and saving the file to your hard disk.

  3. Double-click the FileFormatConverters.exe program file on your hard disk to start the setup program.

  4. Follow the instructions on the screen to complete the installation.

To remove this download:

  1. On the Windows Start menu, click Control Panel.

  2. Select Add/Remove Programs.

  3. In the list of currently installed programs, select Compatibility Pack for the 2007 Office system and then click Remove or Add/Remove. If a dialog box appears, follow the instructions to remove the program.

  4. Click Yes or OK to confirm that you want to remove the program.

P.S.: If this information was helpful, please rate this solution.


Mar 23, 2009 | Microsoft Office Professional 2007 Full...

1 Answer

Update could not be installed


Click here to download the dialafix tool, once installed choose to Flush Software Distribution Folder. Then Click go to repair the windows update files, that will remove the update & let you install any other updates available. Which version on Powerpoint do you have Office XP, 2003 or 2007?

Dec 25, 2008 | Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition

1 Answer

Microsoft Office 2003 Professional - Picture manager


Fixed the problem - Even though the pc checks for updates automatically I should have checked to see if there were any available updates at the microsoft website. There were 3 available and once downloaded and installed the picture manager part of office suite professional 2003 is now working just fine!

Sep 19, 2008 | Microsoft Office 2003 Basic Edition...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition Logo

Related Topics:

74 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Microsoft Computers & Internet Experts

micky dee

Level 3 Expert

2644 Answers

Les Dickinson
Les Dickinson

Level 3 Expert

18381 Answers

Brian Sullivan
Brian Sullivan

Level 3 Expert

27725 Answers

Are you a Microsoft Computer and Internet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...