It is important to remove previous versions or other versions of Antivirus Software or Microsoft Office Suites before initiating a new installation. Multiple instances of the same type of program may cause the applications or computer to crash as well as run slowly.
Some applications, such as Microsoft Office 2008, provide its own removal tool within its application folder. Whenever possible it is recommended to use the applications own removal tools.
If you do not uninstall other versions of Microsoft Office on a windows Machine, programs in the suite will crash and you may be prompted to type a Product Key. If you're prompted to enter a product key, you have not uninstalled other versions of the MS Office Suite.
Occasionaly there may be issues when you attempt to uninstall software. If you receive an error message, please write the error down and contact the HelpDesk for assistance.