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OFF2000: Utility to Completely Remove Remaining Office CD2 Files

The information in this article applies to:
  • Microsoft Office 2000


A utility that helps you completely remove Microsoft Office 2000 CD2 is available from Microsoft. The Office 2000 CD2 File and Registry Eraser Utility removes most of the files and Windows registry settings that remain on the computer after you remove Office.

This utility is designed to be used on stand-alone computers or workstations. You should not use this utility to completely clean a working copy of Office from a computer. You should only run this utility after you run the Setup program for Office 2000 CD2 and click Remove Office.

When you expand the Erasecd2.exe package, the following six files are extracted:

For information about using the utility, see the Readmea.txt file. NOTE: The Office 2000 File and Registry Eraser Utility is not recommended for use on Windows 2000 Terminal Server.


The following file is available for download from the Microsoft Download Center. Click the file name below to download the file:

For more information about how to download files from the Microsoft Download Center, please visit the Download Center at the following Web address
and then click How to use the Microsoft Download Center.

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Additional query words: OFF2000 Eraser2000 erase 2000 eraser erace erase2000

Keywords : kbfile kbsetup kbtool kbdta
Version : WINDOWS:2000
Platform : WINDOWS
Issue type : kbinfo
Technology : kbvcSearch

Last Reviewed: June 13, 2000
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Article ID: Q247674

Last Reviewed:
June 13, 2000

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