Installation of Microsoft® Works on a computer
Guidance for the successful installation of the Microsoft® Works program
Microsoft® Works is an application designed to perform basic home productivity tasks. Whatever might be the task, either big or small, you can get started easily and quickly with its Works Task launcher. The pre-designed customizable template and simple core programs help you to process household details. You can create greeting cards, letters and resumes using the built-in dictionary, templates and Clip Art. You can also keep household records, track your budget and plan home improvements, all from one place. Some of the system requirements of Microsoft® Works program are Pentium® (or compatible) 1 GHz or faster processor, 4X or faster DVD drive or CD-ROM, monitor with minimum 1024 x 768 resolution, and modem with a speed of 14,400 bps.
The following are some of the things that should be kept in mind for successful installation of Microsoft® Works:
- Ensure sufficient hard disk space
- Rename the damaged Msjava.dll file
- Using antivirus program
- Using Windows® Installer cleanup utility
Ensure sufficient hard disk space
Before attempting to install Microsoft® Works program on your system, ensure that you have sufficient space on the hard drive. By such check for system space, you can avoid receiving some error messages regarding no availability of space in the hard drive during installation of the program. Only when the program finds sufficient space it can be installed successfully.
Rename the damaged Msjava.dll file
Sometimes you might be facing some issues during the installation of Microsoft® Works program on your computer. This might be due to the damaged Msjava.dll file. By renaming the damaged Msjava.dll file before installing Microsoft® Works program, you can avoid such issues.
The presence of some virus in your system might also affect the successful installation of Microsoft® Works. But with the help of an antivirus program you can easily get rid of those viruses. Thus the active running of an antivirus program is also required for successful installation of the Microsoft® Works program.
Sometimes due to the conflict with the Windows® Installer utility also, Microsoft® Works program will not be installed successfully. By using Windows® Installer Cleanup Utility you can resolve such conflicts. It will safely remove Windows® Installer settings from your system to help you in installing Microsoft® Works.