Office error code 0x80072ee2

How to resolve Office error code 0x80072ee2.


Cause of incident:


 Error code 0x80072ee2 is commonly faced while downloading Apps on Windows Store. One common reason for this error code is bad or slow internet connectivity. Any operation of Windows Store requires a dedicated set of internet bandwidth, if the requirement is not fulfilled you’ll tend to experience a circling cursor for a long time and eventually error code 0x80072ee2. Please test your internet speed before trying any troubleshooting steps.

Windows 8.1 is a complex operating system in its own and considering the fact that it had a completely new interface in comparison with older operating systems end users used to get puzzled at certain instances using it. In many cases, Proxy connection can cause error code 0x80072ee2. The simple way to deal with this situation is to disable Proxy connection and Windows Store should work just fine.

If you find troubleshooting on your own is tiring and difficult you can always run Apps Troubleshooter to determine the problem with Windows Store. For everything else, you can always rely on sound advice and technical know-how of our Technical Help Desk Engineers over chat. They’ll be glad to assist you with Windows and Office related issues.


To resolve Office error code 0x80072ee2 please follow simple instructions in this document.


1. System File Checker.

System File Checker is a Windows utility that allows users to scan for errors in Windows system files and helps restore corrupted / damaged / missing files.

1. Swipe in from the right edge of the screen, and then tap Search.
2. Type ‘Command Prompt’ in the Search box, right-click Command Prompt.
3. Click Run as administrator.
4. At the command prompt, type command sfc /scannow, and press ENTER.

sfc /scannow command will scan all protected system files, and replace corrupted files with a cached copy.

Note: Do not close Command Prompt window until verification is 100% complete. Scan results will be shown after the process is finished.


2. Repair process for Office Click-to-Run application does not start.

To repair Office Click-to-Run application, follow these steps for the appropriate version of Windows.

Windows 10, Windows 8.1 and Windows 8:

1. Right-click Start button.
2. Under Programs, click Uninstall a program.
3. Click Microsoft Office 365, and then click Change.
4. Click Quick Repair, and then click Repair. (You may have to restart computer after repair process is complete).


3. Download and install Office 365 Home, Personal, or University on your PC.

1. Login to http://office.com/myaccount

2. Enter your Username and Password.

Office error code 0x80072ee2

3. Click on Install button.

Office error code 0x80072ee2

Resolve Office error code 0x80072ee2.



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4. Click on downloaded file.

Office error code 0x80072ee2

5. Office installation will start after checking the configuration.

Office error code 0x80072ee2

6. Follow simple onscreen instructions.

7. Once installation is completed, click on All done! button.

Office error code 0x80072ee2

8. Now, Office Suite is installed and ready for use.
(You may also check if other Microsoft Office applications are working fine).


Note: If the issue is still not fixed please initiate a CHAT SESSION with our Technical expert. Our Technical experts will be glad to assist you.



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