N/APosted on - 05/11/2012
The following error message appears when I attempt to install the Microsoft Office for Mac 2011.
How can I overcome this problem?
This software requires Mac OS X version 10.5.8 or
Cannot install the Microsoft Office for Mac 2011
This is a problem that occur when one try to install MS Office to Mc 2011 and it is brought about where there is no update for MAC OS as it require MAC OS 10.5 leopard or a later version.
For one to solve this one need to update by following this procedures.
1) QUITING ALL THE APPLICATIONS
Quit all the applications by selecting quit at the top of tool bar if you come across application which you don't know how to quit hold down the Command and press escape.
2) MEETING ALL THE REQUIREMENTS
Make sure the system meet the requirement to update by going to apple menu and then selecting about this mac.
About this mac
This will be able to show the Processor type and Version.If processor is Intel processor proceed to step 3 since our problem is the version and it is one we want to upgrade
3) UPDATING THE SYSTEM
Right below about this mac in the Apple menu there is this menu for software update where one will click and there will be window updates available.If the updates are available select click continue.
The computer will prompt you if you want to download the updates agree and the updates will be ready in your computer
Restart the computer and install ms office