Microsoft KB Archive/108029
Article ID: 108029
Article Last Modified on 10/6/2003
- Microsoft Works 3.0 Standard Edition
- Microsoft Publisher 2.0 Standard Edition
This article was previously published under Q108029
If you run Setup for Works 3.0 while Publisher 2.0 is running, you may receive the following error message:
At this point, you can only select the Cancel button. This will result in the following error message:
Your only option is to select Yes.
If you try to start Works for Windows 3.0 at this point, the following error message will occur:
After you choose OK, the following error message will occur:
Close Publisher and rerun Works for Windows 3.0 Setup.
Works 3.0 ships with newer DLLs than Publisher is currently using. When Publisher is running, it keeps all these earlier DLLs in memory. Works 3.0 Setup has to add the PUBOLE.DLL for OLE functionality. When it finds the older DLL on the hard drive it tries to write over it, but it is in use by Publisher.
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