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problem with office 2010 network install

Posted on 2011-03-17
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I am trying to install Office 2010 through a network share.   I copied all of the files from the Office 2010 CD to the shared folder.   When I try to run setup I get a message that the file version is incompatible with the Window version of the machine I am trying to install to.  However, I can load Office 2010 from the disk onto the same machine.   Any ideas on how to fix the problem?
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Question by:Roger Goguen
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My only suspicion is that perhaps not all of the files got copied (perhaps some are hidden). Use this command to copy the whole CD:

robocopy D:\ C:\Path\To\Office2010\Installation\Source /MIR

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The /MIR is important

Exact instructions for preparing an Office 2010 network install point are here:

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc179063.aspx
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Very fast response and right on the money...
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