:: After a complete rebuild of the C drive (Xp Pro) (Office 2003) there
:: is one update that fails: -
:: Error Code: 0x80070643 on a HID non user input data filter. It is
:: only an optional update so I guess it's not critical.
:: On the "Safely remove Hardware" icon in the notification
:: tray.........I can see my HDD! I have a single HDD partitioned into
:: C (Software) D (Files) E (Stuff for the net).
:: Does my PC think that the HDD is removable (It isn't) and thus
:: cannot update the HID?
:: Did I do something wrong in the rebuild (Like can I tell the system
:: that the HDD is removeable - when it isn't?)
:: So, a two problem question (Sorry team) which I think are related.
:: I think solving the latter will solve the former (And prevent my
:: wife or son unloading the HDD!)
Office 2003 Update fails to install with error 0x80070643
You receive error 0x80070643 when you are installing Office 2003 Updates.
Updates fail to install because ose service is disabled or cannot be
started. Applicable Office versions: Office 2003
You cannot install an Office 2003 service pack
Step 2: Re-create the path of the original installation source in the
Especially for 80070643 if a registry cleaner is used
You receive an "Error 80070643" error message when you try to update Office
2003 by using Software Update Services
For the other question about the HD, perhaps a more appropriate NG -
Windows XP Newsgroups
TaurArian [MVP] 2005-2009 - Update Services
How to ask a question: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/555375
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