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How to install or repair and reinstall Office 2003 programs and features
Article ID: 821593 - View products that this article applies to.
For a Microsoft Office 2000 version of this article, see 264625
This article describes how to install or how to repair and reinstall individual programs and features in Microsoft Office 2003.
The information that is contained in this article is also available in Microsoft Office Help. For instructions about how to view this information in Help, see the "References" section.
Use the information in this section to install or to repair and reinstall individual features in Office 2003.
How to Install Individual Features in Office 2003Generally, when you first try to use a feature that is not installed, Office 2003 installs the feature automatically. For example, if you point to Get External Data on the Data menu in Microsoft Office Excel 2003, and then you click Run Database Query, Microsoft Query is installed automatically.
If the feature that you want is not installed automatically in Office 2003, follow these steps:
How to Repair or Reinstall Office ProgramsThis procedure detects and repairs problems that are associated with installed Microsoft Office programs, such as registry settings and missing installation files. This procedure does not repair personal files, such as worksheets or templates.
The following two methods describe two ways that you can use the Detect and Repair tool to detect and repair problems with installed programs.
Method 1: Run Detect and Repair on the Help Menu
Method 2: Run the Detect and Repair Tool from Add or Remove Programs
For more information about how to install or remove individual features of Microsoft Office, click Microsoft product name Help on the Help menu, type Install or remove individual components in the Office Assistant or the Answer Wizard, and then click Search to view the topics returned.
Article ID: 821593 - Last Review: February 13, 2006 - Revision: 2.9