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INTRODUCTION

Microsoft has released an update for the 2007 Microsoft Office system. This update provides the latest fixes to the 2007 Microsoft Office system. Additionally, this update contains stability and performance improvements.

RESOLUTION


Update details

Issue that this update fixes

This update resolves the issue that is described in the following Microsoft Knowledge Base article:
2022915 Upgrade from Office 2007 to Office 2010 on a 64-bit OS Causes Visual Studio 2008 and Visual Web Developer 2008 Express Web Designer and Editor to Hang

Installation details

How to obtain and install the update

The following file is available for download from the Microsoft Download Center:

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Download
Download the update package now.

For more information about how to download Microsoft support files, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
119591 How to obtain Microsoft support files from online services
Microsoft scanned this file for viruses. Microsoft used the most current virus-detection software that was available on the date that the file was posted. The file is stored on security-enhanced servers that help prevent any unauthorized changes to the file.

How to determine whether the update is installed

This update contains files that have the versions that are listed in the following table.
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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTime
Msxml5.dll5.20.1087.01,425,91226-Feb-20094:15
Patch_cab.cabNot Applicable630,58231-Aug-201020:52


To determine the version of the files that are installed on the computer, follow these steps, as appropriate for the operating system that you are running.

Windows 7
  1. Click Start, and then click Computer.
  2. In the Search Computer box, type Msxml5.dll, and then press ENTER.
  3. Right-click Msxml5.dll, and then click Properties.
  4. On the General tab, note the properties of the Msxml5.dll file that is installed on the computer.


Windows Vista
  1. Click Start
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    Start Button
    , and then click Search.
  2. Click Advanced Search.
  3. In the Location box, click Local Hard Drives.
  4. In the Name box, type Msxml5.dll, and then click Search.
  5. In the list of files, right-click Msxml5.dll, and then click Properties.
  6. On the General tab, note the properties of the Msxml5.dll file that is installed on the computer.
Windows XP
  1. Start Search Companion. To do this, click Start, and then click Search.

    Note If Windows Desktop Search starts, click Click here to use Search Companion.
  2. In the Search Results window, click All files and folders in the Search Companion pane.
  3. In the All or part of the file name box, type Msxml5.dll, and then click Search.
  4. In the list of files, right-click Msxml5.dll, and then click Properties.
  5. On the General tab and on the Version tab, note the properties of the Msxml5.dll file that is installed on the computer.

How to uninstall this update

  1. Click Start, and then click Run.
  2. Type appwiz.cpl, and then click OK.
  3. Use one of the following procedures, depending on the operating system that you are running:
    • Windows 7 and Windows Vista
      1. Click View installed updates.
      2. In the list of updates, locate and then click update 2284654, and then click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP
      1. Click to select the Show updates check box.
      2. In the list of updates, locate and then click update 2284654, and then click Remove.


Information for administrators about .msp files

This update consists of a full-file Microsoft Windows Installer (.msp) file. The .msp file is packaged in a self-extracting executable file. The following .msp file is distributed in this update:
Msxml5.msp


For information about how to distribute product updates for the 2007 Microsoft Office system, visit the following Microsoft website:
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc178995.aspx
For more information about the policy for how email is filtered by the junk email filters in Outlook or in Exchange Server, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
954199 Description of the policy for how email is filtered by the junk email filters in Outlook or in Exchange Server
The Office System TechCenter contains the latest administrative updates and strategic deployment resources for all versions of Office. For more information about the Office System TechCenter, visit the following Microsoft website:
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/office/default.aspx

Known issue

Windows Update returns error code 646 or error code 0x80070646.

Office updates may not install from Microsoft Update or by manually installing updates with the /quiet and /passive flags because of a corrupted system environment variable or failed permission escalation.

For more information about how to resolve this issue, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2258121 You receive error code 0x80070646 or error code 646 when you attempt to install Microsoft Office updates

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Article ID: 2284654 - Last Review: September 15, 2010 - Revision: 2.0
APPLIES TO
  • Microsoft Office Basic 2007
  • Microsoft Office Professional 2007
  • Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2007
  • Microsoft Office Small Business 2007
  • Microsoft Office Standard 2007
  • Microsoft Office Enterprise 2007
  • Microsoft Office Ultimate 2007
  • Microsoft Office Home and Student 2007
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