Error Code: 0x8024002D
means - a full-file patch failed because the source was required
If you were downloading a patch, repair Office install and try the patch again or try
installing the patch with the Office CD in the installation drive.
TaurArian [MVP] 2005-2008 - Australia
How to ask a question: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/555375
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"MAS" <MAS@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
|I am in the same situation. I have a new PC with VISTA loaded. I cannot
| complete the installation and when I am in excel it shuts down because the
| install is not accepted. Please help I cannot complete my work.
| "rdon" wrote:
| > "garnets49" wrote:
| > > Hi, I'm sorry I can't help anyone but I have a question about this error as
| > > well. I have a new PC with Vista and why would it try to install an office
| > > xp3 update to Vista? Is there a way to get around not having to update this
| > > particular one or do I really need it?? Thank you very much for any help you
| > > may give.
| > >
| > > "tafkamtes" wrote:
| > >
| > > > Hi, I have an update showing in Windows Update for Office XP Service
| > > > Pack 3, which repeatedly fails to install, giving the error code
| > > > 8024002D.
| > > > It asks for the Publisher disc half way through installation, but
| > > > providing it merely changes the error code produced to 51D and the
| > > > installation still fails.
| > > > Any ideas?
| > > >
| > > >