Microsoft KB Archive/168904
Article ID: 168904
Article Last Modified on 10/22/2000
- Microsoft Excel 97 Standard Edition
This article was previously published under Q168904
When you open a Microsoft Excel 97 worksheet in your Internet browser and click a macro button, you may receive the following error message:
If you click Details, receive the following message:
If you click Close, Microsoft Excel shuts down, and your Internet browser does not refresh correctly or stops responding.
This problem occurs when you do the following:
- You open one of the following sample Spreadsheet Solutions templates that ship with Microsoft Office:
- You click the Customize button or one of the other macro buttons in the template.
Microsoft has confirmed this to be a problem in the Microsoft products listed at the beginning of this article.
The Spreadsheet Solutions templates are sample files that can be used in Microsoft Excel 97. The templates are installed with Microsoft Excel or Microsoft Office and are provided as sample solutions for common business needs, such as expenses statements, invoices, and purchase orders. These templates contain macros that are run from buttons on the worksheets.
However, when you are viewing one of the templates within Microsoft Internet Explorer or your Internet browser and click a macro button, you receive the error message mentioned in the "Symptoms" section.
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