5 Ways to Fix We Couldn’t Set Up Office Error 0xc004f200 – Office 365/2016/2019

You may receive one of the following errors on your windows machine when installing MS Office 2013/2016/2019 or Office 365.

“Sorry, we couldn’t set up Office. To get support note the following information: Error Code: 0xc004f200”


“Sorry, we couldn’t set up Office. Check that your device is connected to the Internet and Windows is activated before trying again. To get support, note the following information: Error Code: 0xc004f200”

If you click Close, you’ll receive the following message:

“Let’s try that again. Something happened while trying to set up Office. You can try again, but if that doesn’t work, choose Continue.”

Here, in this article, I will discuss why this error occurs and how can you fix it easily.

Why Office Redemption Error: Sorry, We Couldn’t Set Up Office Error occur?

Mostly this error occurs when you install MS Office 2013/2016/2019 or Office 365. The main reason behind this error code 0xc004f200 is your Microsoft Windows is not activated. One of the following reasons may throw this error to you.

  1. Microsoft Windows is not Activated
  2. You are using outdated version of Windows that doesn’t support latest version of Office
  3. Registry Entry mismatch or missing
  4. Missing important system files like dll files, exe files, sys files, inf files, ocx files etc.
  5. There must be malware/virus/trojan is running behind the PC.
  6. Outdated system software and driver, etc.

How to fix MS Office Installation Error 0xc004f200?

There are few effective ways to fix office installation error easily. Here, I am listing out useful and tested method that will surely fix office installation problems.

Method 1: Fix using Advanced System Repair Tool

Advanced System Repair Tool is especially designed to scan problems and fix them automatically. It finds and fixes all the system bugs, repair registry files, install and register missing system components, update outdated drivers and softwares, removes malware, enhance pc security, removes junk files and keep you safe online. You can use this tool to fix MS Office Installation Error 0xc004f200.

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Step 2. SCAN your Windows PC
Step 3. Click Fix button to Repair Error

Method 2: Activate Windows

You must activate Windows before installing or activating MS Office 2013/2016/2019 or MS Office 365. If you have purchased PC or laptop with Windows and MS Office then as soon as you start windows on your machine, it takes some times to activating itself. Your PC must be connected with internet for self-activation. If you start MS Office Installation before Windows Activation, then you will end with above error code. So, wait until Windows is activated. You can check here, whether your Windows OS is activated or not.

Steps 1. Click on Start Menu > Settings > Update & Security > Activation
Steps 2. Here, you can check Windows activation.


Method 3: Use Latest Windows OS

If you try to install MS Office 2019 in Windows 7 or Windows 8/8.1, you will get “We Couldn’t Set Up Office Error 0xc004f200” because MS Office 2019 only supports Windows 10. So, you must upgrade your operating system before installing latest version of Microsoft Office.

Method 4: Update Windows, softwares and drivers

Outdated Windows update, softwares and drivers also cause the same office installation problem. You must update all windows components before installing MS Office Suite. You can use Advanced System Repair Tool to update entire windows and installed softwares and drivers automatically.

Method 5: Run Office Troubleshooter

This is one of the easiest and best way to fix any office related issues. You can run Office troubleshooter as follows.

Step 1: Download Office Troubleshooter.


Step 2: Double click on it to run the troubleshooter. Click on Next button.


Step 3: It will start detecting problems and shows you problems if found. Click Next to fix the problems.



In this article, I discussed 5 effective ways to fix MS Office 2013/2016/2019 or MS Office 365 Installation Error – “Sorry, we couldn’t set up Office. To get support note the following information: Error Code: 0xc004f200”