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Microsoft Office XP Service Pack 1 (SP-1) provides the latest updates to Office XP. Office XP SP-1 contains significant security enhancements, and also improvements in stability and performance. Some of the fixes that are included with Office XP SP-1 were released earlier as separate updates. This service pack combines the updates into one integrated package and includes a number of other changes that are designed to improve the reliability and performance of your Office XP programs.
This article describes how to download and install the Office XP SP-1.
How to Download and Install Office XP SP-1
Client UpdateIf you installed Office XP from a CD-ROM, you have two options:
Office Product Updates
To have the Office Product Updates Web site detect the required updates you must install on your computer, click the following link:
http://office.microsoft.com/ProductUpdates/default.aspxAfter detection is complete, you receive a list of recommended updates for your approval. Click Start Installation to complete the process.
Install Only Service Pack 1
To download and install only the SP-1 client update, follow these steps:
Administrative UpdateIf you installed any of the products listed at the beginning of this article from a server location, the server administrator must update the server location with the administrative public update and deploy that update to your computer.
If you are the server administrator, follow these steps to download the administrative update:
301348This article contains standard instructions for installing an administrative public update.
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/301348/ )How to install a public update to administrative installations of Office XP
Setup.ini Version Is Not UpdatedThe Setup.ini file, located in the Files\Setup folder of an administrative installation, contains a [Product] section that includes product version information. This version information is not updated after you apply SP-1 to your administrative installation. This is different from updates for earlier versions of Office.
Restarting the Computer During InstallationUnder the following conditions, the installation of Office XP SP-1 may require you to restart your computer:
SP-1 May Require Office CD-ROM or Network Installation LocationTo make sure of the integrity of your Office installation, the Installation Wizard may require access to the Office product CD or your network installation location during the installation process.
Office XP Multilingual User Interface PackFor complete Office XP SP-1 functionality when you are using an Office XP Multilingual User Interface Pack, you need the following updates:
How to Determine Whether Service Pack 1 Is InstalledOffice XP SP-1 contains updated versions of the following files:
To determine whether SP-1 is installed, start any Office XP program, and then click About Microsoft program on the Help menu. The product version is (SP-1) if SP-1 is installed.
Blnmgr.dll Blnmgrps.dll Cfgwiz.exe Contab32.dll Emablt32.dll Emsabp32.dll Emsmdb32.dll EmSui32.dll Eurotool.xla Excel.exe Exsec32.dll Fontschm.ini Fp5amsft.dll Fp5autl.dll Fp5avnb.dll Fp5awec.dll Fp5awel.dll Fpcutl.dll Fpeditax.dll Fpmmc.dll Frontpg.exe Graph.exe Imjp8k.dll Intldate.dll Mofl.dll Msaccess.exe Mscdm.dll Msdaipp.dll Mseuro.dll Msgr2pb.dll Msgrit32.DLL MsMapi32.dll Mso.dll Msowc.dll MsPst32.dll Mspub.exe Mssp3ko.dll mssp3ko.lex Msstko32.dll Mstore.exe Mstores.dll Offfilt.dll Olappt.fae Outex.dll Outlcm.dll Outlctl.dll Outllib.dll Outllibr.dll Outlmime.dll Outlook.exe Outlph.dll Owc10.dll Owsclt.dll Owssvr.dll Powerpnt.exe Pstprx32.dll Pub6intl.dll Pubconv.dll Qamgt.xlt Rm.dll Rtfhtml.dll Setup.exe Transform.mst Vtidb.exe Winword.exe Wwintl.ddl
The following table shows the build numbers for the Office products:
For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
Office program SP-1 version --------------------------------- Access 10.3409.3501 Excel 10.3506.3501 FrontPage 10.3402.3501 Outlook 10.3513.3501 PowerPoint 10.3506.3501 Word 10.3416.3501
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/291331/ )How to check the version of Office XP
Issues Fixed by SP-1Office XP SP-1 addresses the issues described in the following Microsoft Security Bulletins:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/300550/ )Description of the Outlook 2002 update: June 21, 2001
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/300553/ )Description of the Word 2002 Update: June 21, 2001
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/299040/ )Overview of the Publisher 2002 update: June 21 2001
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/300552/ )Overview of the Office XP Web Components update: August 9 2001
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/303825/ )Description of the Outlook 2002 update: Aug 16, 2001
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/307741/ )Description of the Office XP Activation Update: October 4, 2001
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/300551/ )Description of the Outlook 2002 update: October 4, 2001
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/306605/ )Description of the PowerPoint 2002 update: October 4, 2001
306606Office XP SP-1 can be installed successfully, even if one or more of the publicly available updates listed earlier in this article is already installed on your computer.
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/306606/ )Description of the Excel 2002 update: October 4, 2001
Office XP SP-1 also includes stability improvements that were developed as a result of the Microsoft Error Reports submitted by Office XP users. For more information, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
Microsoft Error ReportsOffice XP SP-1 fixes the issues described in the following Microsoft Knowledge Base articles.
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/311597/ )List of issues that are fixed by Office XP Service Pack 1 in Excel 2002
311574SharePoint Team Services from Microsoft
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/311574/ )List of issues that are fixed in FrontPage 2002 by Office XP Service Pack 1
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/312543/ )List of issues fixed by Office XP Service Pack 1 for SharePoint Team Services
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/311573/ )Description of the issues that are fixed in Outlook 2002 by the Office XP Service Pack 1
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/307560/ )Office XP may fail to open documents from a Web folder that requires client certificates
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/304226/ )A reactivation message appears when you start an Office XP program that was installed from an Enterprise edition
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/305086/ )"You do not have access..." error message when you open from or save to a domain DFS
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/298797/ )Microsoft Graph stops responding when you change the chart type in a PowerPoint 2002 slide
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/304568/ )Animation timings for multimedia are lost when you open a presentation in a different version of PowerPoint 2002
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/310409/ )You receive a "The page cannot be displayed" error message when you click a hyperlink to a PowerPoint 2002 presentation
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/297082/ )The size of the Web pages created in Publisher 2002 is so large that it takes a long time to display
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/301221/ )Font list is blank and there are no fonts are displayed in Publisher 2002
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/311594/ )Description of issues in Word 2002 that are fixed by Office XP Service Pack 1
301405Additionally, the following issues are fixed.
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/301405/ )Word 2002 stops responding when you insert an AutoShape
Microsoft Access Cannot Connect to Database to Create Bound DatapageWhen you try to design a data page in Turkish Microsoft Access, the field list may be empty.
Send To Not Available on Shortcut MenuWhen you right-click a file in the Open dialog box (on the File menu, click Open) in a Microsoft Office program, Send To is unavailable (appears dimmed).
TIFF Image Not Visible in Office for the MacintoshThe following issue may occur if you insert a TIFF file into a Microsoft Word document, a Microsoft Excel document, or a Microsoft PowerPoint 2002 document. When the file is saved and reopened in Microsoft Office 98 Macintosh Edition or Microsoft Office 2001 for Mac, the picture is replaced with a big red X.
Cannot Save Documents in MSN CommunitiesIn some cases, you cannot use Office programs to save documents on MSN Communities.
Error 25003 Installing Office UpdatesWhen you try to apply any update earlier than SP-1 to any Microsoft Office 2002 program that was preinstalled by the computer manufacturer, you may receive an error message similar to the following:
Microsoft Office Setup cannot continue because the installation source has been corrupted.
Setup Does Not Start On UpdateWhen you try to run Setup to update Office XP, you may receive an error message that states that another version of this product is already installed. To install the update, you must remove the original version.
Reactivation Message After Docking or Undocking LaptopOffice may report detecting a significant change in your computer configuration after you dock a laptop. You must reactivate your product.
Buffer Overrun Opening HTML DocumentAll Office XP programs can quit unexpectedly when opening an HTML file with an extremely long string in a certain tag.
Geresh Sign Displayed as Percent Sign in Hebrew OutlookThe Hebrew punctuation Geresh sign is displayed as a percent sign when you type the Geresh sign in any toolbar text boxes in Hebrew Outlook.
Custom Timings Lost Between PowerPoint 2002 and PowerPoint 2000The following issue can occur with presentations that are created in Microsoft PowerPoint 2002 and viewed in earlier versions of PowerPoint or with the PowerPoint Viewer. The media object animation timing is ignored. This issue can also occur with PowerPoint 2000 presentations that you open in a PowerPoint 2002 slideshow.
Fonts Missing from Font Preview ListIn some color schemes, the font-selection combo box on the edit toolbar appears blank in Microsoft Publisher 2002.
Clip Art Gallery Displays Standard IconsIn some situations, when you try to view any clips under Web Collections, all the clips are displayed with the system icon for that file type.
Cannot Apply a Font Scheme in Hebrew PublisherWhen you try to apply a font scheme in Hebrew Publisher 2002 with the user interface in Hebrew, nothing happens. When you switch the user interface to English, you can apply font schemes.
Analysis ToolPak Does Not Release MemoryA server with a Web that uses the Analysis ToolPak add-in may run out of memory. The Analysis ToolPak add-in is instantiated in memory, but the memory is not released when the memory is no longer needed.
Analysis ToolPak Leaks MemoryWhen you use a Web with the spreadsheet Web component from the Analysis ToolPak, any circular references in formulas allocate memory without releasing the memory later. The server slowly runs out of memory.
No Error in Analysis ToolPak Functions with Incorrect ParametersWhen you use a Web with the spreadsheet Web component from the Analysis ToolPak, a function which has too many or too few parameters returns the value "0" instead of an error (#VALUE!).
REFERENCESFor more information, visit the following Microsoft Office XP Web site:
Article ID: 307843 - Last Review: August 29, 2012 - Revision: 7.0
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