Microsoft Office is the well known software which is very easy to use and has many applications like MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint and MS Access etc. All these applications perform different functions and make the work of the user easier and faster. You can install this software through www.office.com/setup. It is used for both home and business purpose. It helps in formatting, editing, creating text document and also helps in making professional presentations.
But some users face the error 30016-2 due to Disk space error, Registry corruptions, System file corruptions, streaming connectivity error, Firewall rules and multiple copies installed.
Resolve Microsoft Office Error Code 30016-2:
- SFC Scannow:
First, see that the computer date and time is correct. Then you have to open command prompt with administrator privileges. After this, you have to type “SFC /SCANNOW” and then just click on enter key. Now wait for the scan to complete. When it is complete, start the installation of MS Office and then check the Error code 30016-2 is fixed.
- Disable Firewall:
For this, first you have to open the control panel and then just Click on system and security option. After this, you have to open Windows Firewall. Just click on turn windows firewall ON or OFF and select “Turn OFF windows firewall” and then click on OK button. Now check the error still persists or not.
- Perform Disk Clean Up:
First you have to open control panel and then just click on system and security option. After this, just select Administrative tools and open Disk clean up. When the disk clean up box is open, then you have to select C Drive and after this just click on OK button. Now you have to check the folders which you want to clean and then just click on OK button. When the Disk clean up is finished then start the installation. And then check the error is fixed or not.
- Registry Repair:
For this, you have to open Registry editor with administrator privilege. Then you have to go to Office registry folder by following:
Delete the subsidiary keys in Office folders: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\OFFICE\10.0 HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\OFFICE\11.0 HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\OFFICE\12.0 HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\OFFICE\14.0 HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\OFFICE\15.0 HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\OFFICE\16.0 HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\OFFICE\COMMON HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\OFFICE\SOFTWARE Also delete sub folders like word, excel, outlook, power point
At the end, just delete License servers key and License Server Redirection key. Now just check the error.
- Remove Older Version Of MS Office:
First open the control panel and then go to programs and then go to Programs and features option. Now just check for Microsoft Office in the installed list. After this, you have to uninstall Microsoft Office from the listed applications.
- Install MS Office:
For this, open Microsoft office my account login page. Then you have to Log in to your Office account by using the registered Office email ID and password. Now you have to click on install option which is below the Office product in your account. Here just Save and run the downloaded setup file. At the end, you have to Click on close button when the installation is finished.
This will solve the issue but if the issue still persist then you can call the expert of MS Office through office.com/setup.