The link above gives 3 reasons why this happens and some possible solutions. When I installed 2013, I had to download Business Contact Manager for Outlook 2010 from the Microsoft website, and install it. Applications include Word, Access, PowerPoint, Publisher, Outlook, InfoPath, Excel, SharePoint Workspace, OneNote, and Communicator. This service pack includes previously unreleased fixes that were made specifically for this service pack. Open the Windows Update troubleshooter Method 2: Manually download and install the update in clean boot.
The point is, this should not be happening at all. If you still need help, post the error codes back here and we'll see what we can do for you. Find the most recent failed update attempt s. I am running Office 2010 32-bit on two computers--one is Windows-7 32 bit and one is Windows-7 64-bit. Full Specifications General Publisher Publisher web site Release Date June 27, 2011 Date Added June 27, 2011 Version 1.
I tried the troubleshooter as well which did nothing. Same here, I regret to have to say. Download the update from: b. Especially with the x32 version. I tried using the file original downloaded onto the 64-bit machine. I tried clean boots, installing from the file rather than updates, and a number of other things over the course of several hours.
Typically, this issue occurs when the 2007 Office suite was originally installed by using a temporary storage device. Absolutely pathetic we deal with the same update issues time and time again. For example, when installing Windows or an application Update may find very many updates so I limit it to 5-10 at a time. See the Microsoft Knowledge Base article for further information about this update. ? If however the problem still persists you can contact our 24×7 Support team for any help. The error code I noted was Error Code: 0x80070103. Double click on the latest one to find more info about the error code.
Since seeing this annoys me, so I just hide it from view. If issue persists, you may manually download the Office 2010 service pack 2 and then try installing it. This costs money when this fool hardiness towards professional software is applied. I also get, Another app is installing on some other programs I have tried to install as well. More information: Help and Support: Hello, I understand how hard it is when the updates does not get installed as expected. Since they get paid to investigate and resolve these issues, perhaps Microsoft can use some of their time to fix the issue of having support think I need Office 2010 updates, when actually I don't even have Office 2010 installed-I have Office 2013!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! If you are still unable to install it on the computer provide us the complete error message to check and help you better.
Just look at all the forums to how wide spread this is, real poor level of testing obviously. I've let it try several times - including all last night while I slept for 7+ hours. Try the Windows Update Readiness tool, it also fixes some Windows Update problems: Win 7 Vista 5. The install fails, and I don't want to spend a lot of time troubleshooting a problem that probably doesn't even exist. When it gets finished, reboot your machine. I assume that I'll never be able to get anymore Microsoft updates. Palcouk seems to think that there is some vestige of Office 2010 installed-and it appears to me that it is the Business Contact Manager.
Follow the wizard to install the update. You may also refer to the suggestions in the following thread and check if it helps. Input string was not in a correct format. Several years ago a Microsoft service representative suggested that I do this whenever an update fails to download and install properly. Nice month of updates Microsoft, get your act together, unbelievable. Go into Windows Update, then click on Update History. This failure occurs when the Windows Installer encounters a reference either to a drive that no longer exists or to a removable media device that contains no readable media.
Since it is a very recent release, try googling to see if anyone has encountered and solved the problem. It always seems to work without incident as it did in this instance. The same thing happened to me. Were you able to completely uninstall the update and then reinstall it on the computer? Microsoft Office 2010 gives you powerful new tools to express your ideas, solve problems, and connect with people. I will assist you with the issue. Please address these issues if you can. Anyone have any success on resolving this error or hear of a forthcoming fix from Microsoft on this? Machine has been rebooted since the download update.
Obviously as you have demonstrated, mapping a Z drive with the installation media would fix it too, but that is also not practical given the volume of endpoints that we need to get this service pack to, however I am glad to hear there is another workaround if this benefits someone else in a smaller scale environment. Another reason is that the updates are often not for the single product in the description. The same thing was happening to me. More information: Help and Support: Hi, Are you able to install other updates? Again, I have never owned, used, or installed Office 2010. . Often you'll find more than one update is blocked by the same error code.
Note sure what was actually broken as I was also tied up with a very old driver update that also failed. More than one program or bundle may be using the same component. Try double clicking on the error code to see if there is more info about it. Doubling my fibre link speed next month, so should only be 1 minute. Right click on the downloaded file and run as administrator. In any case, repair seemed to do the trick. Same here, I regret to have to say.