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System restore not working.. please help

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    System restore not working.. please help


    My main problem is that I accidentally uninstalled MS Office earlier today from my Dell Inspiron which I bought in 2012; the second problem is that I can't do a system restore to get it back to the point before the accidental un-installation. I'm on Windows 8. It keeps telling me there's something wrong but when I run a check on the C: drive, everything comes up fine. I opened the computer in safe mode, do a system restore and same thing happens - error.

    I don't know if I can locate the original MS Office card that I received when I got the computer, to re-install the program, which is why I'm in a bit of a panic right now. Help is appreciated -- thanks!

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    Canada
    Posts : 1,950
    windows 8.1 Update 1 Pro 64bit


    System restore will not help getting back Office, it will have to be re-installed.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

System restore not working.. please help
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