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Office 2007 Updates Fail with Error Code 57A

by on Sep.16, 2008, under Vista Windows Update, Windows Vista

The following Office 2007 updates failed to install on Windows Vista Business with Error Code 57A:

KB950130, KB951338, KB951944, KB951596, KB954326, KB956080, KB951546

Examing the %systemroot%\Temp\MSI*.log files revealed that the admin account did not have access to the registry key:


Giving the administrators group and the system account ownership and Full Control of the registry key resolve the update issues.

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