Install Office 2000 on Terminal Server

By Mike Marney

If you're using NT's Terminal Server and Microsoft Office 2000, you've probably seen an error message directing you to the Office 2000 Resource Kit for instructions and tools. Here's what the error's all about. You must use what's called a Transform file, a file that ends in the .mst extension that will make changes to the Setup.exe file. So, if you simply try to install Office 2000 from Autorun on the CD, the .mst file won't be in the path.

Here are the steps to install Office 2000 correctly on the NT Terminal Server (or Windows 2000 Terminal Server) operating system:

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