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Cannot get my SharePoint Service 3.0 and SharePoint Server 2007 to work with my Office Pro 2007 32-b

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 18, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint

I originally bought Office Pro 2007 32-bit version for my older PC with WindowsXP Operating System. Then, I bought a new PC with an i7 processor with Vista. Because I am in school I was able to get both SharePoint Designer 2007, SharePoint Server 2007, and SharePoint Services 3.0. The SharePoint Designer 2007 works well. However, the SharePoint Server 2007 and SharePoint Services 3.0 say they will not work with the 32-bit version of my Office Pro 2007 applications.

So far I have not been able to find where I may download a 64-bit upgrade to my Office Pro 2007 or a workaround for SharePoint. I chatted with a Microsoft representative but he was unable to help. This was frustrating because it cost $500.00 for the software and I do not have another $500.00 to spend on the 64-bit version of Office Pro 2007 after what I spent to get a newer system.

Any suggestions would be appreciated.

Thank you,


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