Learn how to Fix Error code 1706 : Microsoft Office Suite

how to Fix Error code 1706

Operating Systems:
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 1706

Repair Difficulty : Low

Step 1: Disable Firewall

For Microsoft Windows 8

1) Press “Windows Key + R” and Type “Firewall.cpl” and Press Enter.

2) Microsoft Windows 8 Firewall Window will Open.

3) On left pane you will find “Turn Windows Firewall on or off”

Note: You will need Admin rights to disable Windows firewall.

4) Turn
Off Windows Firewall and Press “OK” Button.

Step 2: Repair Previous Office 365 Installation
Windows 8
1) Press Windows Button and Type “Control Panel” and Press Enter.

2) Open “Program and Features” from Control Panel Window.

3) Type “Office” in the Search box and select your office installation.

4) Click on “Change” Button.
5) Select Repair and click Next.

Step 3: Uninstall Previous Office Installation
Windows 8
1) Press Win+R button and Type “Control” followed by Enter key.

2) Open Program and Features from Control Panel .

3) Choose your Office installation
4) Click on Uninstall and follow the instructions.|
Step 3: Check System Integrity
1) Press Windows + R

2) Type “cmd” and Press Enter.

3) Type “sfc /scannow” and press enter.

Step 3:Check Sysytem Files For Error
1) Press Windows + R

2) Type “Cleanmgr” and Press Enter.

3) Select the OS Partition and Press OK.
4) Finally Click on “Clean up System Files”

Step 4: Try the installation again.

In most case Error code 1706 should be resolved by now, if however the problem still persists please get your system checked by an expert.

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