Trying Update Office 2000 on XP Pro SP3

Microsoft Office 2000 professional editi...
September 27, 2010 at 08:20:04
Specs: Windows XP
I had Office 2000 installed on an XP Pro with SP3 computer. I had to remove and reinstall. the original installation had not been kept updated since this computer was not used for office work.

How can I update for security and other updates. The SP1 for Office and other updates all say, "the expected version of the product was not found on your system" and stop...

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September 27, 2010 at 08:25:50

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September 27, 2010 at 09:33:19
That article deals with Office XP. I have Office 2000. I am having trouble finding full file updates (whatever that means) that they talk about in the OFfice XP article...

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September 27, 2010 at 10:31:20
The second link did list a bunch of files for updating Office 2000. One of those was Sp2upd.exe. It's a dead link on the page but I googled for it and found a copy on Microsoft's site. But it wants the Office upgraded to SR-1. I can't find a download for doing that.

Apparently that was a major change and is needed first... I did find o2ksr1a.exe, but that won't run right.

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September 27, 2010 at 11:17:55
Try here first:

then here for o2ksr1a.exe
(this link was a bit flakey, need two tries to get on.)

then here for Sp2upd.exe.


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