When I start Excel I get an error message about the installation of VB Express.Date: 28 august 2006, updated on 12 april 2013
reference id: QA0100
"When I start Excel I get an error message about the installation of Visual Basic Express: Please wait while Windows configures Microsoft Visual Basic...."
When I start Excel you get the following message:
Please wait while Windows configures Microsoft Visual Basic 2005 Express Edition.
This is a very uncommon problem, but still we want to address this in the FAQ here.
It is caused by a bug in VB Express/Visual Studio or more precise, the Windows Installer.
This can be solved by doing a repair of your MS Office installation.
Windows 8, Windows 7 and Windows Vista
Windows XP and Windows 2000:
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