MS Office is the great productivity suite which helps the user in creating document, making presentation, editing and formatting. But sometimes the user encounter problem while updating or installing MS Office. So in this blog you will read the solution of the MS Office Error Code 0-1012(0).

Solution To Fix MS Office Error Code 0-1012(0):

  1. Disable Firewall:

First, open “control panel” option and then go to “system and security” and after this, you have to go to “Windows Firewall”. Here, just click on “turn windows firewall On or Off”. Then, just select Turn Off firewall for both private and public network. At last, check the error code 0-1012 (0) is fixed or not.

2. Turn Off Antivirus:

For this, open Antivirus application in your computer system. Then, you have to click on settings option and then just go to real time protection. Here, you just Turn Off real time protection. After this, go to Antivirus firewall and just Turn off Antivirus firewall. Now, you have to click on Yes or Ok option to confirm. At the end, you should check whether the Error code 0-1012 (0) is fixed or not.

3. Perform SFC Scan:

First, open command prompt as an administrator. Then, you should type “ sfc /scannow “ and then hit on enter key. Now, you will see the scan will start automatically. It is advised that you should not close the command prompt till the scan gets completed. At last, just check that the error still persists or not.

Read Also – What To Do, If You Get MS Office Error Code 30010-4?

4. Repair registry:

You should open registry editor and then delete the older registry key which is blocking the installation of latest version or update. Just go to the below keys and delete it.

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Office\11.0

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Office\12.0

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Office\14.0

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Office\15.0

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Office\11.0

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Office\12.0

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Office\14.0

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Office\15.0

In Office common registry folder, just change the DWORD values in below keys from 0 to 1.

LicenseServers

LicenseServerRedirection

AutoExpandDLsEnable

PassportAuthProvider

5. Uninstall MS Office:

First, just open the control panel and then you should click on uninstall programs and features. After this, you should search for Microsoft Office in the list. Then, you have to select Microsoft Office and just click on uninstall option. When uninstallation process is complete, you should try to run Office setup to install Microsoft Office.

6. Install MS Office:

You should open Office My Account. Then, you have to login to Office account just by using your registered email ID and password. After this, you should click on install option which is under the Office product in your account. Here, you have to save the installer setup and then just run it once when the download is completed. You should not go offline and just reboot the computer when the installation process is completed. At the end, you just click on finish button when the program is installed fully.

The above method will help you to solve MS Office Error Code 0-1012(0). In case, you are still facing error then you should contact to the expert of MS Office through www.office.com/setup. Or you can visit to the official site of MS Office.