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When you try to install Microsoft Visual Studio Tools for the Microsoft Office System on a computer with Microsoft Visual Basic .NET Standard 2003 installed, you may receive the following error message:
Setup cannot detect the required version of Visual Studio .NET on this computer. Before you install this product, you must install a matching regional version of Visual Studio .NET 2003 or Visual Basic .NET 2003 Standard.
This error may occur if all the following conditions are sequentially true:
To work around this problem and to install Visual Studio Tools for Office, follow these steps:
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a bug in the products that are listed at the beginning of this article.
Steps to Reproduce the Problem
Article ID: 823992 - Last Review: January 10, 2015 - Revision: 2.3