Cannot install German language MUI files in Office 2003

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SYMPTOMS
When you try to install the German language version of the Microsoft Office 2003 Multilingual User Interface Pack (MUI), the Setup program cannot find the Mui.msi file for the German language MUI installer on the Setup CD.
WORKAROUND
To work around this problem, you can copy the 1031 folder from the Microsoft Office 2003 Multilingual User Interface Pack CD to your hard disk, and then run the Setup program in the folder. To do this, follow these steps:
  1. Insert the Microsoft Office 2003 Multilingual User Interface Pack CD in your CD/DVD-ROM drive.
  2. Quit the Setup program if it automatically runs.
  3. Right-click Start, and then click Explore.
  4. Expand the Microsoft Office 2003 Multilingual User Interface Pack CD folder.
  5. Right-click the 1031 folder, and then click Copy.
  6. Select a folder on your hard disk to copy the 1031 folder to, right-click that folder, and then click Paste.
  7. Open the 1031 folder, and then double-click Setup.exe.

    Follow the instructions that appear on the screen to install the German language MUI software.
STATUS
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section of this article.
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Article ID: 831030 - Last Review: 01/11/2015 05:35:52 - Revision: 1.6

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