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how to Fix Office 2013 error 17031

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 Office 2013 error 17031

Repair Difficulty : Medium

Step 1: Disable Windows 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) On left hand side you will find “Turn Windows Firewall on or off”

Warning: You will need Administrator privileges to disable Windows firewall.

4) Under “Home or Work Network Location Settings” And “Public Network Location Settings” Click On “Turn Off Windows Firewall”

Step 2: Repair Office 2013 Installation
Windows 8
1) Press Windows key + Q. A search box will come up on right hand side.Type Control in the box and press Enter.

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

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

4) Click on “Change” and Select “Repair” from the options and follow onscreen instructions.

Uninstall Office Installation
Windows 8
1) Press Win key + Q. A search box will show up on right pane.Type Control in the box and press Enter.

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 onscreen instructions.|
Step 3: Repair System Files
1) Press Windows + R

2) Type “cmd” and Press Enter.

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

Note: If you are logged in as Normal user you may be asked to enter Admin Password

Step 4: Try the installation again.

In most case Office 2013 error 17031 should be resolved by now, if however the problem still persists please get your system checked by an expert.

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