04-18-2017 01:34 PM
Just installed some printer software, maybe related, but no other updates, just will not open up word or excell! No windows updates available.
04-19-2017 11:53 AM
Thank you for posting on HP Forums,
The Riddle_Decipher is at your service.
I understand you are unable to use both Microsoft word or excel due to the error message you've mentioned,
I'll be glad to help you out, however, for an accurate solution I will need more details:
What is the product number of your product? Use this link to find it: http://support.hp.com/us-en/document/c03754824
Have you attempted any steps on your own before posting on the HP Forums?
When was the last time it worked without these issues? Have you attempted a system restore?
Did you check with Microsoft as this is related to their application?
If you haven't checked with them yet, perhaps you should check this link: Click here
Please reply with the details for further assistance.
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04-21-2017 09:01 AM
Thank yuo for yuor help . I subsequently found out it was the driver installed for the printer that was causing office 2016 to stop working.
uninstalled the driver software and it works fine. how ever that does not help me with the printer!
I did try system restore but that did not work.
04-21-2017 02:19 PM
Thank you for replying with this overwhelming and detailed response
I appreciate your time and efforts,
I'm glad the MSOffice issue has been resolved, to help you with the printer, i need a few answers:
Which HP software are you using to print?
What issues do you have regarding the printer?
I would appreciate a few details.
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