Support for Microsoft Office 2003 product has been discontinued by Microsoft to date no updates will no longer be issued for him.
This office suite is deprecated and may be removed from the system in order to install a newer version of Microsoft Office.
Deleting through the "Control Panel"
The initial removal of the software package canIt is carried out by means of uninstalling Windows programs. To access it, go to "Start" - "Control Panel". Among the proposed options, select "Add or Remove Programs" ( "Add or Remove Programs" in Windows XP) and wait for the display list of installed applications in the system. Right click on the line with the name of the Microsoft Office 2003, and then click "Remove." Confirm the action work and wait for the operation, which may take an average of no more than 10 minutes time. If the program Microsoft Office 2003 package presented separately in the list, remove each component listed in the menu (Word, Excel, Power Point, Outlook).
In some cases, software in Microsoft packageOffice 2003 can not be removed automatically through the "Control Panel." To correct this problem, you need to download the Microsoft Fix it solution proposed by the manufacturer software. Go to the download page expand Microsoft Fix It 50416 on the Microsoft website and click on the download link. After the download, run the executable file to apply the patch. Following the instructions on the screen to remove Microsoft Office 2003 from the computer, and then restart the system.
It is worth noting that Microsoft Fix It does not remove the additional Visio packages. Thus, after the uninstall Microsoft Office, you may need the removal of Visio 2003 through the "Control Panel".
Removal by hand
If you can not uninstallMicrosoft Office 2003 package of the above methods, you can manually remove all the program files stored in the system. Go to the "Explorer", open any folder on your computer. Turn on the Show hidden files and folders in the system using the menu "Tools" - "Folder Options" top of the screen. This option can be activated in the "View" tab. To do this, uncheck "Hide extensions for known file types" and click "OK".
To clean unused registry keys, you may need to install CCleaner program that will automatically clean the remaining after the removal of Office 2003 garbage.
Go to the "Start" menu - "All Programs" -"Standard" - "Run", and click "Open". Type Installer, and then click "OK". In the proposed menu, find Microsoft Office 2003 and click on the menu option right mouse button. Click the "Delete" and wait for the procedure. Then go back to the menu "Run" and type Services.msc query and then click "OK". In the "Services" section, turn off the Office Source Engine, pressing the right mouse button and selecting the appropriate menu item. Then again return to the "Run" and type in your query% CommonProgramFiles% Microsoft Shared, and then click "OK". Remove the Office 11 and the Source Engine folder. Then go to "Start" - "My Computer" - "Local Disk C:» - Program Files - Microsoft Office. Remove the Office 11 folder to complete the operation.