This document explains how to fix Microsoft Office Error code 30068-4 (1058) if it is not working correctly or throwing an unexpected error while installing office. This solutions applies for Office Home, Office Personal, Office University, Office Academy, Office for business, Office Professional, Office Professional Plus, Office 365, Office 2013, and Office 2016. The error 30068-4 (1058) generally occurs while installing Office, Upgrading office, Opening Office, launching Office, removing/uninstalling Microsoft office or while applying windows updates. This error applies to all Microsoft office Products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, OneNote, Access, Project, Publisher, Visio, Infopath) and the error generally occurs in Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP and other Microsoft Windows Editions.

Error InformationError Descripton
30068-4 (1058) Error Code Log
Avg. Time to Resolve Issue   30 mins
Difficulty Hard
Log Name: Microsoft Office <version> 2.23
Source: Hard Disk Error
Event ID: 4997
Task Category: (168)
Level: System Level
User: <Windows username>
  • Faulting application name: Microsoft Office <Application name>, version: 5.0.5795.61980, time stamp: 0×54268792
  • Faulting module name: Office event.dll, version: 3.1.5124.90745, time stamp: 0×29807948, time stamp: 0×50040387
  • Exception code: 0xc04c759a
  • Fault offset: 0xe03f402a
  • Faulting process ID: 0×640
  • Faulting application start time: 0x08ceae2d24345152
  • Faulting application path: ~<userpath>
  • Faulting module path: ~C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Office\<appname>
  • Report ID: a7f37a77-8416-63c9-3343-5836ccc4a976
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Symptoms of Error Code

  • You will get an Error Message while installing Office. The error may look like “Office ran into a problem because its system service is disabled. Error code 30068-4 (1058)
  • Low memory error
  • Microsoft Office Applications freezes time to time.

Cause of 30068-4 (1058) Error Code

  • Corrupt Office apps
  • Proxy issue
  • Junk store location is infected with active threat

How to fix Error Code 30068-4 (1058)

The steps given below should be followed under strict supervision of a Computer Expert. We are not responsible if anything goes wrong with your PC following the steps. All the steps given above are indicative and should resolve the problem in most cases.  You can contact our 24×7 technical support for guaranteed resolution of the issue.

Step 1 Check Windows Firewall :
1. Hold Win Key + R and Enter “Firewall.cpl” (without quotes)
2. Click OK.

3. Click on “Turn Windows Firewall On or Off
Turn Windows Firewall on or off4. In Private network Setting, select “Turn off Windows firewall (not recommended)
5. Do the same for Public Network Setting.
Disable Windows Firewall6. Press OK.
Note: After the issue is resolved you must turn the Windows Firewall on.

Step 2 Temporarily Disable any installed 3rd Party Antivirus:
Some times Antivirus/Malware/Adware programs mark Microsoft office installer files as Spam and block it from installing. Please refer your vendors website for disabling it temporarily. Once installation is done you can activate it again.

Step 3 How to perform Disk cleanup:

1. Goto My Computer. Right click on Operating System location and click on Properties.
How to Resolve 30068-4 (1058) 2. Click on Disk Cleanupoption button.
Step Fix 30068-4 (1058)3. Drive Selection Box will open up. Select your System drive and Click OK.
Select Drive for Diskcleanup4. Tick all the check boxes and Press OK.

Tick All Boxes and Press OK

In most cases error code 30068-4 (1058) should be resolved by following above steps. If however the issue still persists it means there is some critical issue with your system which needs to be fixed manually and is recommended to be done by an experienced Computer Technician.

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Last Updated: 28/02/2016
Solution ID: 846030


February 15th, 2016

Posted In: Microsoft Office Errors

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