You are trying to deploy Microsoft office updates but the deployment fails with the error message:
"OfficeUpdateError:Installer was unable to run detection for this package."


You might face the above mentioned scenario if the Windows installer could not detect the folder - "c:\MSOCache". This folder is mandatory for updating the Microsoft Office applications. This folder might have been removed from the computer manually or while running a system cleap up tool.


It is recommened to reinstall Microsoft Office to get this fixed. To know more about this, refer to this article

Applies to: Patch Deployment, Patch Installation Failure, Patch Installation Error, Patch Errors

Keywords: Patch Installation, Patch Management, Patch Deployment Error, Patch Installation Failure

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