Support for Office products

Office Support Contact

Generic selectors
Exact matches only
Search in title
Search in content
Post Type Selectors

Microsoft Office installation Error Code 30094-1

This describes the Microsoft Office 365/2019/2021 installation error code 30094-1 solutions in this article. It was found that many users having trouble repairing or installing Office programs on their Windows and Mac computers. The majority of issues are due to Office licensingWindows updates, insufficient system resources like disk space, internet connectivity, etc. So this article provides the solution for different kind of office issues error code 30094-1 .


Diagnose your computer to fix Installation Error code 30094-1

There are a few ironically shown Office error code 30094-1 that require immediate action. There will be a log for every action on your computer that records all the events. It is known as an Event viewer. This is a Windows Inbuilt program under system tools, it provides all the information for the problem-causing keys.


This could cause due to the failure of your Windows-related services and the executable file is unable to read the files when you try installing Office. There may be issues with the start-up programs which we can check under System Configuration.

Perform system file scan

System file scan in short SFC scan is Windows inbuilt program to fix corruptions on system files in Windows. It can fix several update failures, and other violations.

To Run system file scan in your windows operating system.

 Open the command prompt (CMD) in admin mode and run the command SFC/SCANNOW


Office error codes also can be fixed with this scan if they are not damaged much. If you see any file violations still exists after the scan then move to Event viewer to check what has caused the office error code 30094-1 . 

How to use Event viewer to check office error logs

  1. Click on the start button.
  2. Type “RUN” and open the Run command prompt.
  3. Type “Eventvwr” and press enter key to open Eventvwr logs.
  4. Double-click on “Windows logs” from the left-side panel and select “application “.
  5. Now you can see many logs in the center panel.
  6. Filter the logs to find office-related issues and warnings by selecting Filter current log option from the Right side panel.
  7. 7. Find any critical, error logs that the caused error code 30094-1.

If you can’t find any reasons for the issues then just take a chance to do a clean installation to save your time.

Remove Temporary Files

In the process of installing office or any product on your windows machines, there are so many files gets created which are meant for temporary purpose for memory management,within application purposes like MDI etc.

Under normal conditions, these files are closed and deleted by Windows when you quit a Windows session. However, if you quit Windows in an irregular way (for example, restarting the computer or turning it off during an active Windows session) the files are not closed or deleted.

To remove temporary files, Follow these steps,

  1. Click on the Windows start button + “R” to open the run command window.
  2. Type “%temp%” and click on the enter button, this leads to a window with temp files and folders.
  3. Select all (CTRL+A) “Shift + Delete” to remove permanently,

There may be some files that require admin permission to remove, Just click on ok. Only a few files cant be deleted because of there are some applications that might be using them internally. Skip those files.

Repair/Uninstall office program

Applies To: Office 2016, Office for Business, Office 365 Admin, Office 365 Small Business Admin, Office 2013


The following steps describe how to uninstall Office 2016 or 2013 products on a PC (laptop, desktop, or 2-in-1). 
For other versions of Office, including Office 2016 for Mac, or older versions of Office, see the section, Uninstall Office for Mac, Office 2010, or Office 2007 below. 
Try uninstalling Office using the Control Panel first. If that doesn’t work use the easy fix tool or try uninstalling Office manually.

For Windows 10 / 11

  1. Go to the control panel from the start button,
  2. Select Programs and features there to reach a list of installed programs on your computer. (In Windows 10 you can just type “programs and features in the Cortana search bar beside the windows start logo)
  3. From the list, search for Microsoft Office product and click on Change
  4. A window will open like here showing Add, Repair, Remove options
  5. Then proceed to repair and wait for sometimes. Once the repair is successful you are ready to use Microsoft office products again.

To uninstall follow the first 4 steps from repair process, and choose to Remove instead of repair.


IMPORTANT:. It’s impossible to uninstall office applications (word, excel, publisher etc) individually from total office product.The only way to uninstall an individual app is if you purchased it as a stand-alone version.


Installing Office Product:-

Once you have done the uninstallation part, now do a clean installation.


  1. Login to your Microsoft office account
  2. Go to your dashboard to see the product you purchased.
  3. Select “Install Office “ option and then let it download, (you may see click SaveRunSetup, or Save File depends on browser type, select “save” for future purpose)
  4. Go to downloads in your computer and Double click on the office setup file to install.

Windows Registry Fix

The registry in Windows is a console that shows the structure of your Windows Operating system and it’s internal programs. The Hex codes inside the registry may change due to some unwanted conflicting programs which use the same resources.

To fix the Microsoft office 365/2021/2019 installation error code 30183-1011 (1) in office 365/2019/2021 you need to delete the altered Office Registry keys or remove and re-create the keys with previous values. (HEXA CODE or H-KEYS).

Note: Don’t do Registry changes if you are not aware of the structure, as it damages applications with one single change. Sometimes damages your computer operating system too.

Microsoft Office 365/2019/2021 error code 30094-1 Returns the following error messages

  • Something went wrong Error code 30094-1, Error code 30094-2016 when installing office Go online for additional help.
  • The office is Busy, There is a problem starting the Office 365 Installation
  • We are sorry, but we are unable to start your program.
  • Sorry, installation can’t continue because no compatible office 365 products were found.
  • We are sorry, but we can’t verify the signature of the files to install your office product.
  • Internet connection needed error code 30094 when installing office.
  • Background installation ran into a problem.

Something went wrong Error code 30094-1 Go online for additional help


When the operating system is unable to add and/or remove the Office products that you are requesting, It requests you to verify the file’s signature that requires to install the office 365 product. Usually, returns error code series 300XX, 1xxx series depending on the cause of the issue.

The office is Busy, There is a problem starting the Office 365 Installation


It appears when you try to open any office installation program like Word, excel, etc, and the office is already in progress .it gives a message “We are either updating or helping you add/ or remove some programs.


office is busy


We are sorry, but we are unable to start your Office Installation program


Unable to start an Office Installation program is a common Microsoft 365 error code 30094-1 in a Windows operating system that causes when the services of a program fail. If there are Windows Installer services found to be not working, then you cannot install an Office 365 product.

Internet connection needed. Office 365 Installation error code 30094-1 


While you performing the online repair for your office 365/2019/2021 product this error message error 30094-1 office may occur due to internet problems. You can do a quick offline repair.


Also, the Installation of Microsoft Office Program requires an internet connection depending on the version. In the case of an intermittent connection or some connectivity failures, you might end up seeing this Microsoft 2021 error code 30094-1 .


Background Installation ran into a problem


This causes when your Office 365/2019 program files are corrupt. It requires repairing your Office program. In addition, we have to check for malware or virus issues on your computer.


background installation ran into an error


Unable to start Microsoft Office 365 program


This message explains that the program has been stopped by your Windows. The computer must be scanned using the Windows system file scan process. This also shows that Office 365 files are missing from Program folders. If this happened recently with any of your cleanup programs, a system restore could help you to fix the same.


At last, if you are still not able to resolve this issue Error Code 30094-1 . I am sure they will help you resolve this issue. If you like to see the procedure for paid support, to clarify, you may ask the Tech Available online.

Take a support from Online experts regarding any unresolved issues on your computer. Chat with our technician to fix your computer issues Now!

Chat with us for more Technical Support.

Scroll to Top