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Fix Error 30016-22 when installing Office

Is the message an error? There was a problem. We apologize for the inconvenience. Is Error Code: 30016-22 bothering you? Every time they attempt to install Microsoft Office, this problem notice continues to come up, according to many users. Fortunately, you can solve it by using these techniques.

What is error code 30016-22 when installing Office?

When a user tries to install or update Office 365, the error code 30016-22 frequently appears. Insufficient space allocation and registry disputes are the main causes of this issue. Some reasons why this can happen include:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • Third-party applications are a hindrance.

Fixing Office installation error 30016-22

Restart your device and try installing Office again to see if that resolves problem code 30016-22 during the installation of Office. If it does not fix the issue, take the following actions:

  • Use Microsoft Support and Recovery Assistance.
  • Use disk cleaning to free up space.
  • Office registry subkeys must be deleted.
  • Temporarily disable your firewall and antivirus software.
  • In Clean Boot Mode, install Office.
  • Office Installation and Repair

Now let’s look more closely at these.

1. Use Microsoft Support and Recovery Assistant.

Office 365, Outlook, OneDrive, and other office-related issues can be resolved with the aid of Microsoft Help and Recovery Assistant. The utility can assist you in resolving issues with Office installation, activation, uninstallation, Outlook email, folders, and updates and upgrades. Try it out to see if it can help.

Use Microsoft Support and Recovery Assistant

[2] Use disk cleaning to free up space.

The installation of Office could fail if the disc you’re using doesn’t have enough room. Clean up your disc and see whether the problem is resolved. As follows:

  • Look for “disk cleaning” and select “launch.
  • Choose the files you want to remove.
  • Now, the disk cleaning system will request your approval.
  • To continue, click on Delete Files.
  • Be aware that you will see more options if you click on “Clear up system files.”
  • You can erase everything except the most recent system restore points, Windows Update Clean-up, previous installs of Windows, etc. with this option.

3. Remove Office Registry Subkeys

If the issue is still not resolved, it’s conceivable that your installation of the Office registry subkeys needs to be corrected. You will need to remove these subkeys to fix this. This is how:

Remove Office Registry Subkeys
  • Search for and launch Registry Editor by clicking Start.
  • Go now to the next path:

Computer, HKEY LOCAL MACHINE, SOFTWARE, Microsoft Office

  • Then, remove every key under the Office key.
  • Once you’re finished, restart your device to see if Office may have been installed.

4] Temporarily disable third-party antivirus

Your device’s inability to install Office could be due to third-party antivirus software. Turn off your antivirus program and see if the issue has been resolved. If disabling the software doesn’t work, temporarily uninstall the antivirus program and test again. Disable your VPN if you’re using one as well.

5. Install Office in Clean Boot Mode.

The inability to install Office on your Windows device may be caused by other installed software on your device. Try signing in again after doing a clean boot on your computer to block all third-party software. Performing a clean boot is explained here.

 Install Office in Clean Boot Mode

You might need to manually enable each process one at a time in order to identify the offending one if the problem doesn’t show up in the clean boot state. Turn off or remove the program once you’ve found it.

[6] Office Repair and Installation

If none of these solutions worked for you, think about fixing Office online. Most users have reported that it helps them overcome this problem. Here is how you do it:

Office Repair and Installation
  • To open Settings, press Windows Key + I.
  • Choose Applications > Apps & Features by clicking.
  • Next, select Change by clicking on the office product you wish to fix and scrolling down.
  • Click “Online Repair,” then adhere to the on-screen directions.

How can I fix an installation mistake with Microsoft Office?

Try restarting your device and running the Microsoft Support and Recovery Assistance Tool to resolve the Microsoft Office installation problem. If it doesn’t work, you can fix the Office installation and install it in the clean boot state.

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