erroe 1305 Office xp pro

  hvs 10:43 29 Sep 06

Just received my new Dell Inspiron 6400. I need to install Office xp Pro but each time I try I get an error message 1305. setup cannot read file C:Program Files/Microsoft/Office/Office 10/ ACWZDAT.MDT.I have clicked retry but it gets no further than this error.It comes up with different file errors.
Can someone please help me?

  VoG II 10:47 29 Sep 06
  hvs 11:16 29 Sep 06

I did read this last night but will have to try and go through all of this later. Thought maybe someone had a quick fix. They seem to suggest the cache in the cd drive configuration. I will try and reduce it, have a dvd . It is a brand new laptop , got it Wednesday . I thought that perhaps it was something else.I phoned Dell but they do not support other software.Do you think I will get the same message if I install Office 97 or office 2000?
Will Try later

  ArrGee 11:34 29 Sep 06
  hvs 09:27 06 Oct 06

I persevered and just kept on clicking retry all the time. It took ages but it worked! Never say die!
Thanks for the help!

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