Have you been facing the installation error for Microsoft products lately? There seems to be a growing concern among the users over the issues in the recent past.
Are you looking for a solution to resolve all the installation issues you are facing? It may be possible that something on your system is blocking the installation process, which is why you are not able to install it. No worries, we’ve got you covered, you can use the resolution steps described here in this article. Or you also have the option to call Microsoft support phone number for extensive help on the matter.
Solution 1: Use Microsoft Troubleshooter:
The Microsoft install and uninstall troubleshooter tool helps in fixing the issues on your windows. It can repair all the problems when you are blocked from installing or uninstalling programs. This tool can also set the corrupt registry keys.
You need to download the tool from the official Microsoft website. This tool can run on various Windows operating systems such as Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, and Windows 7. If you aren’t able to download the tool, call the experts at Microsoft support phone number.
You need to open it after downloading. It will scan the whole system for errors or faults. Once the scanning process is completed, it will try to resolve all the errors found after scanning. The tool will provide you with a status report once the process is done.
Take a look at the list of what this tool is capable of fixing.
The install and uninstall troubleshooter tool helps fix problems that:
- Corrupt registry entries on all the 64 bit operating systems.
- Corrupt registry entries for the update data
- Problems that prevent new programs to install
- Obstacles that prevent existing programs to uninstall or update
- Problems that blocks you from uninstalling the application from Add or Remove Programs.
Solution 2: Turn Off The Windows Firewall:
If you are trying to remove malware from your system, you should use Windows Defender or any other antivirus tool. But during the time of installing apps on your device disabling the firewall or other security program is recommended as they may restrict you from downloading specific applications on your device.
Restart Your System:
If you have recently updated your Windows but did not restart your device, you are likely to encounter an issue while installing Microsoft applications. Even in general cases, restarting your machine can help you fix the demands on your device.
Free Up Some Space:
It is essential to free hard disk space on your device so that you can adequately install Microsoft applications. Make sure your device has up to 16 GB of free space so that applications’ data files can be installed properly.
Run Window Update:
There are chances that there are few updates available for your device, so running a Window update may make it possible to install the Microsoft applications. But make sure that you have saved all your work before you run the Window update. To run the Window update, follow the steps given below:
- Go to Start menu and open Settings
- Open Update and security
- Go to Window update
- Click on Check for updates
Disconnect The External Hardware:
Remove the external storage devices and drives, docks or any external hardware from your device. Make sure the equipment you are removing is not essential for the basic functionality. Then again run the updates, and this may fix the issue.
Check For The Device Manager:
Device Manager Will Help You Fix The Driver Issue That Can Keep You From Completing The Updates. Follow The Steps:
- First, in the search box in the taskbar, type device manager. Choose the Device Manager from the list
- In the Window that appears, search for any device that has a Yellow Exclamation mark.
- Select the “Device name.”
- Choose Action, and then select Update driver or Uninstall to correct the issue.
All your problems should be resolved with the help of this tool, and hopefully, your system works fine after that. If that’s not the case and you still need a solution, then we suggest you call Microsoft customer service number for the support. Trained and experienced professionals will surely be able to help you.