You're welcome - glad you are up and running again!
Milly Staples [MVP - Outlook]
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After furious head scratching, Debbie K asked:
| That did it! Thank you so much for your help, Milly!
|| Uninstall the Office 2003 trial and then reinstall the 2007 trial.
|| Outlook should install when Outlook 2003 has been removed (along
|| with Office 2003) Uninstalling Office 2003 is your only option since
|| the trial did not come iwth a CD from your manufacturer and it has
|| been withdrawn from Office downloads.
|| Milly Staples [MVP - Outlook]
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|| After furious head scratching, Debbie K asked:
||| Help please. I am suddenly without ANY MS Office and I need to fix
||| it fast. I will try to give you all the details but it may get
||| My trial version of Office 2003 SB on my almost brand new computer
||| is about to expire. I saw that Office 2007 is also available so I
||| wanted to check it out before deciding which one to buy.
||| When I attempted to download and install Trial 2007 SB Office
||| everything seemed OK except it told me I had a Windows System Error
||| - IP Conflict AND the install wizard wouldn't recognize my Outlook
||| 2003 so I couldn't check off the Business Contacts option.
||| I uninstalled the 2007 program and tried to open the 2003 but it
||| asked me for the CD. I opened the CD for the very first time (2003
||| Office Trial had been pre-loaded on my new computer) but it would
||| not recognize it at all. (The CD SAYS only MS Works 8.5 but the
||| envelope label lists both programs and the trial key for the Trial
||| 2003 Office is listed on there.)
||| The error message tells me something about no path to MS Office
||| Small Business 2003 and asks me to look for STDP11N.MS1 but every
||| time I try to do ANYTHING it keeps asking for the CD that won't
||| I attempted a "system restore" to a back-up point 2 days ago and it
||| wouldn't do that either but there was no explanation given.
||| I really need assistance. I have low-to-medium-level computer
||| knowledge. Keep your suggestions easy to follow please!
||| Would it be beneficial to re-install the 2007 trial even though I
||| can't get Outlook to work? And if so, how will I get Outlook to
||| Another option I have is to install my old Office 2002 Standard
||| (Student & Teacher version) to buy myself some time. Is that an
||| option at this point??
||| Thank you so much,