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how to Fix Office 2016 code 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 MS Office

  • Office 2010
  • Office 2013
  • Office 2016
  • Office 365

How To Fix Office 2016 code 17031

Repair Difficulty : High

Step 1: Disable Firewall

For Windows 7 and later

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

2) Windows Firewall Window will Open.
3) On left panel you will find “Turn Windows Firewall on or off”

Note: If you are logged in as Normal user you may be asked to login as Administrator.

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

Warning: Please Activate Microsoft Windows Firewall after installation is complete.

Step 2: Check Proxy Setting
1) Goto Control Panel.
Windows 7 : Click Start and then Select Cotrol Panel from Right Pane.
Windows 8 : Press Windows Key + Q and Type “Control” And Click on it.
2) In Control Panel Window Click on “Internet Options”.
3) Click On Connections Tab and then Choose LAN Setting.

4) Turn off “Use a proxy server for your LAN” if its already ON.

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

2) Type “cmd” and Press Enter.

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

Step 3:Run Disk Cleanup Utility
1) Press Windows + R

2) Type “Cleanmgr” and Press Enter.

3) Select the OS Drive and Press OK.
4) Click on Clean up System Files

Step 4: Try the installation again.

In most case Office 2016 code 17031 should be resolved by now, if however the problem still persists please get your system checked by an expert.

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