How to Resolve MS Office Error Code 1006-4?

Microsoft Office is the best software available in the market for all the organizations. It is developed by Microsoft and consists of many applications. It is useful in homes as well as for business purposes also. You can install this software through www.office.com/setup. But some users face error like 1006-4 while installing and updating MS Office. It occurs due to internal registry conflicts, network connection errors, and preset proxy or firewall rules. The installer files may not work properly because of these registry corruptions.

Resolve MS Office Error Code 1006-4:

office.com/setup gives ways to solve MS Office Error code 1006-4 are as follows:

  1. SFC Scan:

SFC scan helps to fix corruption in the window system files.

First of all, just check that the computer date and time is correct. Then you should open the command prompt with administrator privileges. After this, just type the “SFC /SCANNOW” in the field and then click on enter key. It is advised that you should not close the Scan window until the process is complete. When the scan process is complete, and then checks whether Error code 1006-4 is fixed or not.

  1. Disable Firewall Setting:

Sometimes the firewall setting might block the Office installation. At that you should disable the firewall setting.

For this, first you have to open the control panel and then click on system and security. After this, just open the Windows Firewall and then click on “turn windows firewall ON or OFF”. You just select the “Turn OFF windows firewall” and then click on OK button. Now, check whether Office Error code 1006-4 is fixed.

  1. Perform Disk Clean Up:

To perform a disk clean up on your device, first you have to open the control panel and then just click on system and security button. After this, you have to select the Administrative tools. Then, just open the Disk clean up. Then, select the C Drive and after this you have to click on OK button. Just check the folders to be cleaned and then click on OK button. Once Disk clean up is finished then check whether MS Office Error code 1006-4 is fixed.

  1. Registry Repair:

For this, first you have to open registry editor, then delete the older registry key which block the installation of Office. Then go the below keys and delete it.

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Office\11.0

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Office\12.0

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Office\14.0

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Office\15.0

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Office\11.0

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Office\12.0

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Office\14.0HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Office\15.0

After this, change the DWORD values in below

LicenseServers

LicenseServerRedirection

AutoExpandDLsEnable

PassportAuthProvider

  1. Remove and Reinstall Office:

To remove the older version of Office, first you have to open control panel. Then go to programs and after this select the Programs and features options. Now, check Microsoft Office in the installed list. Then, uninstall the Microsoft Office from the list. Once the Office is removed then check the Error code is still there or not.

To reinstall Office, first you have to open Microsoft office my account login page. Then, you have to log in to your Office account using registered Office email ID and password. After this, you have to click on install option. Now, just Save and run the downloaded setup file. At the end, click on close button when the installation process is finished.

But if you have any problem then you can contact to the customer care executive via www.office.com/myaccount

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