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Microsoft KB Archive/923824

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Article ID: 923824

Article Last Modified on 11/15/2007



APPLIES TO

  • Microsoft Office Word 2003




SUMMARY

Microsoft has released the Word 2003 post-Service Pack 2 hotfix package for Microsoft Office Word 2003.

This article describes the following items about the hotfix package:


  • The issues that the hotfix package fixes.
  • The prerequisites for installing the hotfix package.
  • Whether you must restart the computer after you install the hotfix package.
  • Whether the hotfix package is replaced by any other hotfix package.
  • Whether you must make any registry changes.
  • The files that the hotfix package contains.


INTRODUCTION

This article describes the Microsoft Office Word 2003 issues that are fixed in the hotfix package that is dated August 7, 2006.

Issues that the hotfix package fixes

This hotfix package fixes the following issues:

  • 923825 Startup macros run two times when you open a Word 2003 document from a SharePoint document library or by using a command-line command

  • 923826 When you open a Word 2003 XML document, Word 2003 may stop responding for 10 to 30 minutes

  • 924337 A paragraph is reprinted over itself when you print a Word 2003 document


MORE INFORMATION

Hotfix information

A supported hotfix is now available from Microsoft. However, this hotfix is intended to correct only the problem that is described in this article. Apply this hotfix only to systems that are experiencing this specific problem. This hotfix might receive additional testing. Therefore, if you are not severely affected by this problem, we recommend that you wait for the next service pack that contains this hotfix.

To resolve this problem, submit a request to Microsoft Online Customer Services to obtain the hotfix. To submit an online request to obtain the hotfix, visit the following Microsoft Web site:

Note If additional issues occur or any troubleshooting is required, you might have to create a separate service request. The usual support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for this specific hotfix. To create a separate service request, visit the following Microsoft Web site:

Prerequisites

The following list contains prerequisites for the hotfix package:

  • The optimized version of this hotfix is a post-Microsoft Office 2003 Service Pack 2 hotfix. To install the hotfix, you must have Office 2003 Service Pack 2 installed. For more information about Office 2003 SP2, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

    887616 Description of Office 2003 Service Pack 2

  • The full-file version of this hotfix is also the administrative version of this hotfix. You can install this version of the hotfix on a computer that is running Office 2003 with Service Pack 2 or Office 2003 with Service Pack 1. However, we have tested this hotfix more extensively on Office 2003 with Service Pack 2 than on Office 2003 with Service Pack 1. If you install this hotfix on a computer that is running Office 2003 with Service Pack 1, some file conflicts might occur. We support this configuration, but we do not recommend it.

Restart information

You do not have to restart your computer after you apply this hotfix.

Hotfix replacement information

This hotfix is not replaced by any later hotfix.

Registry information

You must create a registry key or modify a registry key to use one of the hotfixes that this package contains. For more information about how to create these registry keys, click the following article numbers to view the articles in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

923825 Startup macros run two times when you open a Word 2003 document from a SharePoint document library or by using a command-line command


923826 When you open a Word 2003 XML document, Word 2003 may stop responding for 10 to 30 minutes


924337 A paragraph is reprinted over itself when you print a Word 2003 document


Hotfix file information

This hotfix may not contain all the files that you must have to fully update a product to the latest build. This hotfix contains only the files that you must have to correct the issues that are listed in this article.

The global version of this hotfix uses a Microsoft Windows Installer package to install the hotfix. The dates and times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) in the following table. When you view the file information, the date is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time item in Control Panel.

Download information
File name File version File size Date Time Platform
Office2003-kb923824-glb.exe 11.0.8102.0 5,982,528 08-Aug-2006 19:48 x86
Microsoft Windows Installer .msp file information
File name File version File size Date Time Platform
Winword.msp Not Applicable 13,754,368 07-Aug-2006 22:53 Not Applicable


After the hotfix package is installed, the global version of this hotfix package has the file attributes, or a later version of the file attributes, that are listed in the following table:

File name File version File size Date Time Platform
Winword.exe 11.0.8102.0 12,199,184 06-Aug-2006 01:23 x86


Additional notes:

  • For more information about how to install this hotfix, see the Readme.txt file that is included in the hotfix package.
  • For more information about the differences between the two .msp files, see the "Strategies for Updating Office 2003 Installations" topic. To see this topic, visit the following Microsoft Web site:

For more information about the terminology that Microsoft uses for software that is corrected after it is released, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

824684 Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates



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