‘Publisher error code 30068-4 (1715) while launching Office 2016’ generally occurs during Microsoft office installation/update. In this article we we will describe how to resolve the error in a step by step manner.

'Publisher error code 30068-4 (1715) while launching Office 2016' Microsoft Office Log
Log Name: restore\erorrPublisher error code 30068-4 (1715) while launching Office 2016.log
Source: DLL Conflict
System Event ID: 557
Application Task Category: (732)
Level: Office Version Conflict
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User: Admin
Description:
  • Faulting application name: Office.exe, version: 3.9.3720.06420, time stamp: 0×57076816
  • Faulting module name: officekerneral.dll, version: 7.1.1198.52383, Time stamp: 0×99435259, Time stamp: 0×20640867
  • Exception code: 0xb02f775a
  • Fault offset: 0xc05f634c
  • Faulting process ID: 0×918
  • Faulting application start time: 0x12dgee0b34169201
  • Faulting application path: ~System/msoffice/officekerneral.dll
    Faulting module path: ~Windows/msoffice/starter.dll
  • Report ID: e3d47g52-1696-97e6-1831-4196ede9d424

Symptoms of Publisher error code 30068-4 (1715) while launching Office 2016

When you try to install a Microsoft Office Installer package, you may receive one of the following error message:

1) Error Publisher error code 30068-4 (1715) while launching Office 2016: A fatal error occurred during installation.

If you click OK in the message box, the installation rolls back.
2) Error Publisher error code 30068-4 (1715) while launching Office 2016: Something Went wrong.
3) Error Publisher error code 30068-4 (1715) while launching Office 2016 during installation

Cause of Publisher error code 30068-4 (1715) while launching Office 2016

  • Office Application Conflict on the target machine.
  • Office Install Script custom action is prototyped incorrectly.
  • Installer file is locked and cannot be overwritten.
  • The Microsoft Windows Office Installer Service is not installed correctly.
  • The Windows Temp folders are full.
  • The setup was corrupted after installation and, therefore, fails with this error during un-installation.
  • An older version of Install Shield Developer is being used.
  • Virus/Malware Issues

Disclaimer
The steps given must be done by an Experienced Computer Technician. We are not responsible if something goes wrong by following the steps given on the site. All steps are indicative and should resolve the issue in most of the computer. If however if the steps did not resolve the issue on your computer, you can contact our 24×7 Microsoft Live Chat support on for help by clicking here.

How to Fix Publisher error code 30068-4 (1715) while launching Office 2016

Register Office Components

Follow these steps to register the msoffice.dll file, and then Office Installer. Sometimes these components are un-registered or corrupt, and re-registering can resolve the issue.

Step 1: Register the msoffice.dll file

  1. Click the Windows icon (30153-4), and then click Run. The Run window opens.
  2. In the Open box, type regsvr32 msoffice.dll, and then click OK.
  3. On the RegSvr32 screen, click OK.
  1. Click the Windows icon () on the Windows taskbar, type msiexec /unregister in the Search programs and files box, and then press Enter.
  2. Click the Windows icon () on the Windows taskbar, type msiexec /regserver in the Search programs and files box, and then press Enter.
  1. Click the Windows icon (), click All Programs, and then click Windows Update.
  2. In the left pane, click Change settings.
  3. Under Recommended updates, click Never check for updates, and then click OK. If you are prompted for an administrator password or confirmation, type the password or provide confirmation.

By following above steps error code Publisher error code 30068-4 (1715) while launching Office 2016 should be resolved. If however the error does not get resolved you can contact our 24×7 support team for any queries.

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  • ‘Publisher error code 30068-4-1715 while launching Office 2016’ generally occurs during Microsoft office installation/update. In this article we we will describe how to resolve the error in a step by step manner.

    'Publisher error code 30068-4-1715 while launching Office 2016' Microsoft Office Log
    Log Name: office\erorrPublisher error code 30068-4-1715 while launching Office 2016.log
    Source: System Conflict
    System Event ID: 805
    Application Task Category: (423)
    Level: Incompatible System Files
    Keywords: Publisher error code 30068-4-1715 while launching Office 2016, Office 365 Publisher error code 30068-4-1715 while launching Office 2016,Office 365 Home Publisher error code 30068-4-1715 while launching Office 2016,Office 365 Business Publisher error code 30068-4-1715 while launching Office 2016, Office 2013 Publisher error code 30068-4-1715 while launching Office 2016, Office 2010 Publisher error code 30068-4-1715 while launching Office 2016,Office 2016 Publisher error code 30068-4-1715 while launching Office 2016, Office 2016 home Publisher error code 30068-4-1715 while launching Office 2016, Office 2016 Business Publisher error code 30068-4-1715 while launching Office 2016
    User: Admin
    Description:
    • Faulting application name: Office.exe, version: 2.6.0362.91705, time stamp: 0×50855408
    • Faulting module name: checkip.dll, version: 8.8.6906.51172, Time stamp: 0×88740211, Time stamp: 0×78146693
    • Exception code: 0xb01f105e
    • Fault offset: 0xe02f856c
    • Faulting process ID: 0×182
    • Faulting application start time: 0x16cedf5d62266912
    • Faulting application path: ~System/office/Msoffice.dll
      Faulting module path: ~tmp/Temp/msoffice/KERNELBASE.dll
    • Report ID: d7e92a13-2748-31b1-3397-1782fga5g853

    Symptoms of Publisher error code 30068-4-1715 while launching Office 2016

    When you try to install a Microsoft Office Installer package, you may receive one of the following error message:

    1) Error Publisher error code 30068-4-1715 while launching Office 2016: A fatal error occurred during installation.

    If you click OK in the message box, the installation rolls back.
    2) Error Publisher error code 30068-4-1715 while launching Office 2016: Something Went wrong.
    3) Error Publisher error code 30068-4-1715 while launching Office 2016 during installation

    Cause of Publisher error code 30068-4-1715 while launching Office 2016

    • Office Application Conflict on the target machine.
    • Office Install Script custom action is prototyped incorrectly.
    • Installer file is locked and cannot be overwritten.
    • The Microsoft Windows Office Installer Service is not installed correctly.
    • The Windows Temp folders are full.
    • The setup was corrupted after installation and, therefore, fails with this error during un-installation.
    • An older version of Install Shield Developer is being used.
    • Virus/Malware Issues

    Disclaimer
    The steps given must be done by an Experienced Computer Technician. We are not responsible if something goes wrong by following the steps given on the site. All steps are indicative and should resolve the issue in most of the computer. If however if the steps did not resolve the issue on your computer, you can contact our 24×7 Microsoft Live Chat support on for help by clicking here.

    How to Fix Publisher error code 30068-4-1715 while launching Office 2016

    Register Office Components

    Follow these steps to register the msoffice.dll file, and then Office Installer. Sometimes these components are un-registered or corrupt, and re-registering can resolve the issue.

    Step 1: Register the msoffice.dll file

    1. Click the Windows icon (5-4 we're sorry), and then click Run. The Run window opens.
    2. In the Open box, type regsvr32 msoffice.dll, and then click OK.
    3. On the RegSvr32 screen, click OK.
    1. Click the Windows icon () on the Windows taskbar, type msiexec /unregister in the Search programs and files box, and then press Enter.
    2. Click the Windows icon () on the Windows taskbar, type msiexec /regserver in the Search programs and files box, and then press Enter.
    1. Click the Windows icon (), click All Programs, and then click Windows Update.
    2. In the left pane, click Change settings.
    3. Under Recommended updates, click Never check for updates, and then click OK. If you are prompted for an administrator password or confirmation, type the password or provide confirmation.

    By following above steps error code Publisher error code 30068-4-1715 while launching Office 2016 should be resolved. If however the error does not get resolved you can contact our 24×7 support team for any queries.

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    • Microsoft Outlook 2016
    • Microsoft Word 2016
    • Microsoft PowerPoint 2016
    • Microsoft OneNote 2016
    • Microsoft Excel 2016
    • Microsoft Office 2016
    • Microsoft Office 365
    • Microsoft Outlook 365
    • Microsoft Word 365
    • Microsoft PowerPoint 365
    • Microsoft OneNote 365
    • Microsoft Excel 365
    • Microsoft Office 2013
    • Microsoft Outlook 2013
    • Microsoft Word 2013
    • Microsoft PowerPoint 2013
    • Microsoft OneNote 2013
    • Microsoft Excel 2013
    • Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2016
    • Microsoft Office Standard 2016
    • Microsoft Office Home and Business 2013
    • Microsoft Office Home and Student 2013
    • Microsoft Office Professional 2013
    • Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2013
    • Microsoft Office Standard 2013
    • Microsoft Office Professional Academic 2013

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