With the increasing number of people using Microsoft Office 2007 and WPS Office 2012, you may think that your Microsoft Office 2003 is out of fashion, and the version of Microsoft Office is not as useful as that of the new version. So you want to use Microsoft Office 2007 or WPS Office 2012. However, before you install the new office softwares, you need to remove the original ones from your computer, because the unnecessary office softwares take up a lot of memory space, which can increase the usage of your CPU. However, do you know how to remove them completely?
Generally, Microsoft Office 2003 in fact are the suites with several office softwares, namely, Microsoft Word 2003, Microsoft Excel 2003 and Microsoft Powerpoint ( or PPT) 2003 and Microsoft Access 2003 and others. Each of them plays different roles in your computer, they help you do the different things, and they are not associated with one another. So when you remove these office softwares from your PC, you may uninstall them one by one. Here I will suggest you some methods of removing them.
Method one: Remove manually.
One point you need to pay attention to is that you should make clear of what kind of system you use in your computer, Windows XP, Windows 7 or Windows Vista? There exists difference between them,at least the options of three systems are distinct from one another, so is the same case with the method of uninstalling file or program.
Click “Start” at the left of your taskbar Select “Control Panel” Locate “Add/Remove Programs and double-click on it. From the menu of the programs, click Microsoft Word 2003, then click “Remove” A dialog box pops up, asking “Are you sure whether you remove Microsoft Word 2003 from your computer”, and you click “Yes”. Now your Microsoft Office 2003 has been completely removed.
After the removal Microsoft Office Word 2003, you need to remove the rest office softwares, you can do it in the same way.
For the Windows 7 users:
Click “Start” at the taskbar of your desktop, or press the “Start” button on your keyboard. From the menu, locate on the “Programs and Features” and click on it. Double-click the Microsoft Office Word 2003 and “Uninstall” You gets a dialog box asking whether you want to uninstall or modify the selected application and click “Yes”, you computer is launching to installation. After that,do in the same way to uninstall the rest office softwares.
Click “Start” and enter the menu.From the menu, click “settings” Select “Control Panel” Double- click “Programs and Features” in the control panel window Find out the Microsoft Office 2003, then choose one of the Microsoft Office softwares, and click “Uninstall” Go back to the control panel window, you can use the same method to uninstall the rest office softwares one by one.
However, this method seems a bit complicated, because it takes some time to find or search the file or folder of the softwares you want to delete. If you are a beginner for computer, sometimes you may delete some files or click the options by mistake or fail to remove them completely. So it is not recommended to the beginner to use this method. How can a beginner uninstall the office softwares completely? Don’t panic! Here I will tell you a simple method that can help you remove these office softwares completely.
Method two: Use the uninstalling tool.
It is advisable to use the Perfect Uninstaller. You can search on the Internet to download a high-reputed Perfect Uninstaller, and store it onto your computer, then run the setup program to install it. After that, you can click “Start” to run it, and see a number of softwares, click on the icon of “Microsoft Office 2003”, then “Uninstall”. At this time, there pups up a dialog box, asking “Are you sure whether you uninstall Microsoft Office 2003”, select “Yes”, the Perfect Uninstaller removes it in a few seconds.After that,the Perfect Uninstaller will help you scan your registry for the leftover entries as well as diver for leftover files. Now the unwanted office softwares have vanished from your computer.This method is simple and effective, and the Perfect Uninstaller is a very good tool to protect your computer.