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in XP Mode (on win7pro), am i am able to install Office 2002 just like i would on a plain xp?
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Yes, it works well. I've done it a few times.
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yes, but may need to change compatibility mode on the setup file.
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>>change compatibility mode on the setup file.

is this during the install or something in control panel?
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Have a look at below URL which will give you instructions how to do it.

http://windows.microsoft.com/en-in/windows/what-is-program-compatibility#1TC=windows-7

Above you can try for installed programs


Also have a look at this link

http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/10436/using-program-compatibility-mode-in-windows-7/
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