Microsoft Installer keeps running

Hi - Whenever I try to run a microsoft product, such as Word, Excel, etc., the installer runs and attempts to install the software - even though it's already installed.  If I click CANCEL in the install windows a few times, the message goes away and my application runs.  I've tried to uninstall, re-install and re-pair, and can't do any - the process continues to fail.  Any help would be greatly appreciated.
srtechpdccpaAsked:
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war1Commented:
Hello srtechpdccpa,

Something went wrong in Office installation.  Use Windows Installer Cleanup Utility to remove Office and then reinstall Office.
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?kbid=290301

Hope this helps!
war1
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UtronCommented:
You need to run the Windows Installer CleanUp Utility.
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/290301

Install the utility, select Office and clean it.

Of course, after this, office will no longer work, but you can reinstall it without the errors.
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war1Commented:
Utron, thanks for confirming what I already posted.
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