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Is it true that office 97 cannot be installed if you want to install Outlook 98.
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by:cmcgee
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You can run Outlook 98 when you have Office 97 installed.
There is an issue that can cause problems if you try and install the SR-1 service pack

Check the following link for info on this.

http://support.microsoft.com/support/kb/articles/q180/2/28.asp

Hope this helps,
Craig
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by:mragg
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I am sorry. I meant to say "is it true that office 97 cannot be installed locally if you want to install Outlook 98." WE have a network install of Office 97.  When we try to install Outlook 98 it says we have to have office locally.
 
 
   
 

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Strange... I have Outlook installed on 1 of my systems here at work and I don't have Office installed at all.

I will look into this further and get back with you


Craig
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It looks like if you have a Network install of Office 97, Outlook 98 will not install. I found 2 technet articles that referenced this.

http://support.microsoft.com/support/kb/articles/q182/6/33.asp
http://support.microsoft.com/support/kb/articles/q183/1/29.asp


You might try uninstalling the Network Office from the client and install Outlook 98 and then reinstalling the Office 97 afterwards. Just a thought

Craig

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Thanks.  Bad microsoft products!!
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