Resolve Hangs Issues When Upgrading Office 2010 from Office 2007
What are the various tips to resolve the issues when Microsoft Office 2010 hangs while upgrading from Microsoft Office 2007?
While upgrading your Microsoft Office 2007 to Microsoft Office 2010, you may face the problems of system hanging in between. Your CPU might be then working at only 50 per cent or so and then hangs the installation process. These might be due to a number of reasons such as registry errors, processes that are running in the background while you are installing the Microsoft Office 2010, antivirus programs that are installed in your computer that is running in the background, the queued up documents in the printing sections etc. These issues can be solved by the help of task manager in your computer. After you end up these issues and restart the process of upgrading of Microsoft Office 2010 then you shall finish the installation process quickly.
Causes of hanging while upgrading to Microsoft Office 2010 from Microsoft Office 2007 are mentioned below:
- Disable the antivirus program
- Delete the spool.exe
- Run registry cleaner
Disable the antivirus program
The installation or upgradation process of Microsoft Office 2010 from Microsoft Office 2007 hangs at times. You can see that there are some processes running in the backdrop causing your CPU to take up the performance up to 99 or 100 per cent. Disable the antivirus software that you have installed in your PC to make the process of upgrading go on. This antivirus program along with some other processes might be taking the 99 per cent performance of your CPU. So disabling it will help your CPU give more efficiency to complete the installation process. You should not simply pause the application but has to exit it.
Delete the spoolsv.exe
The spoolsv.exe file is thought to be as the Spooler SubSystem App or Windows Print Spooler Service and is the main component of the printing interfaces. The spoolsv.exe file is initialized when your PC starts, and it runs in the background until the system is turned off. To remove this, in the task manger you should select the spoolsv.exe, and then click 'End process'. If then the system goes to safe mode, and displays a message telling that “Spooler not installed”, then click 'OK' and wait. You can see that the process of upgrading will finish in no time.
Run registry cleaner
Errors in the Windows registry of your PC might cause problems while installing any program or even while upgrading an existing application. So make sure that the errors in your PC’s registry files have been solved. For this download any registry repair software from the web and install it in your PC. Scan your Windows registry and repair it with this software. This will solve the issue.
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