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ES4: Word (version XP or onwards) could not be found on the machine, how do I fix this?

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Below are my specs, please respond.

Live Cycle Version = ES4

Word Version = 2013 32 Bit

Windows version = Windows 8.1 Pro 64 bit

winword.exe is found in C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office 15\root\office15

Thanks in advance -Dutch

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Try the following steps:

1. Create the registry key: [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Office\12.0\Word\InstallRoot]

2. And then create a value for "Path"="C:\Program Files(x86)\Microsoft Office\Office15\". (Or, copy-paste the Path value from HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Office\15.0\Word\InstallRoot)