Microsoft Office is an important program that every one of us has used once in a while. But while installing or updating the Office, you might sometimes end up with the Error code 30088 26. This error can affect different Office Products such as MS PowerPoint, MS Word, MS Access, Outlook, OneNote, Excel, and Publisher.
Your system might be throwing up this error due to various reasons. The major amongst those include:
Here is a quick fix to your problem. Follow them in the mentioned order to go ahead with an error-free office installation.
Among different ways to deal with the office error, inbuilt repair option is the quickest and most effective one.
If the issues stick remains unsolved, go ahead with the next step.
One of the other possible causes for the error code 30088 26 can be the missing DLL (Dynamic Link Library). Try the below steps to fix it.
Despite the fact that antivirus and firewall are meant for your safety purpose against any harmful program, it can sometimes cause conflicts with the installation process of different application. Microsoft error code 30088-26 can also be caused due to governing rules of your antivirus or the windows defender.
Not that this makes your system potentially vulnerable to external threats. As a security measure, re-enable these settings as soon as you are done with the installation/update process.
One of the simplest fixes is to uninstall the Office completely and try reinstalling it. To your surprise, this works for many users. You either uninstall it manually or use the official Uninstall tool to help you remove any traces of the corrupt version of Office.
To uninstall it manually, follow the below steps:
By now, the error code 30088 26 should have resolved. If it still persists, try contacting the official Microsoft support for further help. You can also reach to our extended support team to help you with your problem concerned with Microsoft Office suite.