Error 1402: could not open key: unknow\components\3178400169C22D11A9790006794C4E25\7D2F387510089040102000060BECB6AB

I already checked on the persissions, i am logged on as administartor, UAC turned off.
There was a bad uninstall of the product, had to run "Windows Installer Cleanup" because was receiving message "already installed" at setup.
Now i have this Error 1402. Something else i need to clean up before reinstallation?

Thank you for any advice.


(Error 1402 while attempting to re-install Office 2003 on Vista Home Professional)

This was resolved for me by running the "Fix-It" that resets registry security settings.  It is at the following knowledgebase article:
Then re-run the install

Thank you to the folks at the following forum/post

I tried to 'reply' to their post but their site crashed in the attempt.

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Last updated August 15, 2019 Views 82,855 Applies to: