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04-07-2008, 11:02 AM
Having rebuilt my computer after my raid 0 died on the old one I am now trying to install MS Office Accounting Express 2007. It extracts to a temp file but goes no further. I am obviously missing some Microsoft driver/engine, but where do I start looking. Any ideas?



Speedy Gonzales
04-07-2008, 11:26 AM
If its XP, look in event viewer. Look for errors under Application or system

04-07-2008, 11:43 AM
Download the latest MS Installer

Speedy Gonzales
04-07-2008, 11:49 AM
This is what you need I think (http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyId=5A58B56F-60B6-4412-95B9-54D056D6F9F4&displaylang=en)

04-07-2008, 01:15 PM
tried the installer but no joy. For some reason the event viewer had to be turned on manually in Services, so not much to look at there.

Thanks for your assistance thus far, any other ideas?

04-07-2008, 01:18 PM
Cryptographics services enabled?

04-07-2008, 01:20 PM
yes, already default setting of "started" and "automatic"

Speedy Gonzales
04-07-2008, 01:25 PM
Install SP 1,2 or 3.

04-07-2008, 08:37 PM
I'm running on SP3 already.