This error can occur with the following versions of Microsoft Windows Operating System:
- Windows 8/8.1
- Windows 7
- Windows 10
- Windows Vista
- Windows Server Edition (2008/2012)
The error is found in following version of Microsoft Office
- Office 2010
- Office 2013
- Office 2016
- Office 365
How To Fix Error code 17029
Repair Difficulty : High
Step 1: Disable Firewall
For Microsoft Windows 8
1) Press “Windows Key + R” and Type “Firewall.cpl” and Press Enter.
2) Windows 8 Firewall Window will Open.
3) Click On “Turn Windows Firewall on or off”
Note: If you are logged in as Guest user you may be asked to login as Administrator.
4) Press Turn off Windows Firewall (not recommended) under each network
location and then Click “OK”
Step 2: Proxy Issue
1) Open Control Panel.
Microsoft Windows 7 : Press Win Key and then Select Cotrol Panel from Right window.
Microsoft Windows 8 : Press Windows Key + Q and Type “Control” And Click on it.
2) Open “Internet Options” In Control Panel Window.
3) Click On Connections Tab and then Press LAN Setting.
4) Uncheck “Use a proxy server for your LAN” if its switched ON.
Step 3: Disable Antivirus
– Open Your Antivrus software
– Disable it till the office installtion is going on. Check vendor website for more details.
1) Press “Win+R” button and Type “Control” followed by Enter key.
2) In Control Panel Window, Open “Program and Features”..
3) Type “Office” in the Search box and select your office installation.
4) Press Uninstall and follow the instructions.|
Step 3: Run System Scan
1) Press Win + R
2) Type “cmd” and Press Enter.
3) Type “sfc /scannow” and press enter.
Note: If you are logged in as Guest user you may be asked to enter Admin Password
Step 4: Try the installation again.
In most case Error code 17029 should be resolved by now, if however the problem still persists please get your system checked by an expert.
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