Microsoft KB Archive/170268
Article ID: 170268
Article Last Modified on 1/20/2007
- Microsoft Word 97 Standard Edition
This article was previously published under Q170268
When you select an object in Microsoft PowerPoint 97, copy the object, and then paste the object into Microsoft Word 97, you may receive the following error message:
Clicking the Details button shows either of the following:
This problem only occurs under certain conditions. It is most likely to happen when you are pasting the object into an application that is not yet fully initialized after starting.
To correct this problem, install Microsoft Word 97 Service Release 1 (SR- 1).
Microsoft has confirmed this to be a problem in Microsoft Word 97 for Windows. This problem was corrected in Microsoft Word 97 SR-1.
For additional information about SR-1, please see the following article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
172475 OFF97: How to Obtain and Install MS Office 97 SR-1
For more information about inserting objects into Microsoft Word documents, click the Office Assistant, type "embedding objects," click Search, and then click one of the topics.
NOTE: If the Assistant is hidden, click the Office Assistant button on the Standard toolbar. If Word Help is not installed on your computer, please see the following article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
120802 Office: How to Add/Remove a Single Office Program or Component
Additional query words: SR1 release1 8.0 8.00
Keywords: kbbug kbfix kbinterop kbusage KB170268