Microsoft KB Archive/157638
Article ID: 157638
Article Last Modified on 1/19/2007
- Microsoft Word 97 Standard Edition
This article was previously published under Q157638
In Word 7.0, when you open a Word 97 document that contains a Microsoft Excel chart object, and you double-click the Excel chart object, the Word Picture Editor is opened instead of Excel.
To open a Word 97 document containing an Excel chart object in Word 7.0, and to be able to double-click the Excel chart object to open Excel, install the Microsoft Word 97-2000 Import Converter. For additional information, please see the following article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
162214 WD: How to Obtain the Word 97-2000 Import Converter
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article.
Additional query words: 8.0 word97
Keywords: kbbug kbinterop kbnofix KB157638