Unable to install office 2010

February 21, 2011 at 02:01:33
Specs: Windows XP
I am having windows XP as operating system and I have removed Office 97 from my computer now I am trying to load Office 2010 but it shows following message
"set up is unable to proceed due to the following errrors:
To install and use this product you must be running one of the following operating systems;

X86 platform
Windows 7
Windows Vista SP1
Windows XP SP 3
Windows Server 2003 SP2

X 64 platform
Windows 7
Windows Vista SP1
Windows Server 2008

correct the issues listed above and re-run the setup."

The above CD is for three computers and I have already installed on two sucessfully.
Please guide me how to go further

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February 21, 2011 at 07:42:25
I take it that you are installing on another XP machine.
Make sure it has been updated to SP3

Try here for Office 97 removal, MS sometimes leave stray files around:


Then before you try another install of 2010, try here:


to make sure that 2010 and all of it's files are completely gone.



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