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After you type the product key during the installation of Office XP or Office 2000, you may receive an error message similar to the following:
When you click Cancel, you may receive an error message similar to the following:
Error 2503: Called RunScript when not marked in progress
Error 2502: Called InstallFinalize when no install in progress.
This error can occur when the system date on your computer is set incorrectly.
To resolve this issue, reset the date on your computer to the correct date. To do this, follow these steps.
NOTE: Because there are several versions of Microsoft Windows, the following steps may be different on your computer. If they are, see your product documentation to complete these steps.
Article ID: 315636 - Last Review: December 4, 2007 - Revision: 2.5