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I've downloaded office 2010. But when trying to install a pop-up comes up asking for my permission, and as I soon as I click ok, I see a progress bar for about .8 of a second, and then that's it.

No install, no messages, no help at all. Where does Windows 7 keep a log of why things failed etc?

Maybe I can run the installer in a different mode?

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Do you have full permissions? What if you try running this as administrator? –  jmreicha Jun 12 '12 at 15:03

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Use Event Viewer by either typing 'Event Viewer' in the start menu or by running eventvwr.exe. The logs are in Windows Logs\Setup.

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