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Installation of office 2007 on Windows 7 does not complete

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Windows 7:
  I uninstalled office 2007 on my HP computer and now I'm trying to reinstall it. I run the setup program and it starts out fine completing 99% of it but just stops.  I've rebooted the computer and tried it again but no luck.   So I tried to install Office 2003 but get a error 1500 Another installation is in progress.
I've looked at the microsoft web site and it says to delete the InProgress registry key but there isn't one that I can find.
Any ideas here?
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by:David-Howard
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Scroll down to the bottom of this link and try the Windows Installer Cleanup Utility please.
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/290301
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by:SUSDDeskAdm
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David;
   Thanks for the link but when running the fix for the 2007 office suite I get the following error message
"This Microsoft Fix Does not apply to your operating system or application version".
The computer with this issue is running Windows 7 so I think this could be the issue.
Is there a fix that will run on Windows 7?

thanks.
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by:tskelly082598
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There is a product with a 30 day trial that might offer a way to uninstall it.

http://www.revouninstaller.com/revo_uninstaller_free_download.html
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thanks for your help. I decided to reinstall the OS
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