Uninstall MS Office 2003 Not Working

By cball75
Jul 22, 2009
  1. I need help to unistall this 2003 Office Pro package. Keep getting the following error when using ADD/Remove Programs in control panel. My office has been acting liek it is corrutpted for a couple weeks so I have new 2007 version to install but I need to get this 2003 off my machine.

    Thanks in advance.

    Error Box - This patch package can not be opened. Verify that the patch package exists and you have access to it, or contact Windows to verify this is a valid Windows installer package.
  2. strategic

    strategic TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,020

    Put the Office 2003 CD in your CD Drive, if it doesn't start, run setup.exe, when the install wizard appears,
    click the last option on the bottom of the screen, "uninstall":)
  3. cball75

    cball75 TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 34

    Fixed with Windows Installer Cleaner and Revo. NOw still have issue with Password retention in outlook 2007. tried everything in Article ID: 290684 still not retaining password.

    Any ideas?
  4. strategic

    strategic TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,020

    I'm not aware of any password rtention, please clarify what the issue is...
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