Error Code 0-1018 When Installing Office

Issue/Question

When I try to install Microsoft Office, I get the following error message(s):

Another installation is in progress...

or

Error Code 0-1018

Environment

  • Windows 10+

Cause

A potential previous or co-current installation of Microsoft Office has not been installed or uninstalled properly. These files must be erased before trying to install Microsoft Office again. 

Resolution

Microsoft has published an Easy Fix Tool to correct this problem. Follow the steps on this Microsoft Support Page to complete the process using the Microsoft Easy Fix Tool. 

Details

Article ID: 3282
Created
Thu 4/25/19 2:33 PM
Modified
Mon 5/6/19 2:38 PM