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Summary

This article describes the Microsoft Office Project 2007 issues that are fixed in the Office Project 2007 hotfix package that is dated June 28, 2011.

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 packages.
  • Whether you must make any registry changes.
  • The files that the hotfix package contains.

INTRODUCTION

Issues that this hotfix package fixes

  • When you open a project plan in Microsoft Office Project 2007, Office Project 2007 crashes. This issue may occur if assignments do not contain valid start dates or end dates.  
  • Consider the following scenario:
    • You are running Office Project 2007 on a computer that has a non-English (US) regional setting.
    • A project contains a formula that contains a non-comma separator.
    • You export the project as an XML file.
    • You import the XML file as a new project.
    • You open the new project.
    In this scenario, the formula is empty.
  • Office Project 2007 stops responding when you calculate certain projects.  
  • On certain assignments, you cannot set the % Work Complete field to 100% in Office Project 2007.

Resolution

Hotfix information

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

If the hotfix is available for download, there is a "Hotfix download available" section at the top of this Knowledge Base article. If this section does not appear, contact Microsoft Customer Service and Support to obtain the hotfix.

Note If additional issues occur or if 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. For a complete list of Microsoft Customer Service and Support telephone numbers or to create a separate service request, visit the following Microsoft website:
http://support.microsoft.com/contactus/?ws=support
Note The "Hotfix download available" form displays the languages for which the hotfix is available. If you do not see your language, it is because a hotfix is not available for that language.

Prerequisites

You must have 2007 Microsoft Office Suite Service Pack 2 installed to apply this hotfix package.

For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
949583 How to obtain the latest service pack for the 2007 Office server products

Restart requirement

You may have to restart the computer after you apply this hotfix.

Hotfix replacement information

This hotfix does not replace a previously released hotfix.

Registry information

To use the hotfixes in this package, you do not have to make any changes to the registry.

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 resolve the issues that are listed in this article.

The global version of this hotfix package uses a Microsoft Windows Installer package to install the hotfix package. The dates and the 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

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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Office-kb2552541-fullfile-x86-glb.exe12.0.6562.50009,992,03221-Jun-201121:01x86

Microsoft Windows Installer .msp file information
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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Project-x-none.mspNot Applicable9,421,82421-Jun-201111:57Not Applicable


Project-x-none.msp information

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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Atlconv.dll12.0.6550.5000882,52017-Nov-201021:10x86
Compprj.dll12.0.6529.5000407,40803-Feb-201020:19x86
Nameext.dll12.0.6503.500070,51209-Apr-200910:54x86
P12migrationtool.exe12.0.6562.50007,944,26419-Jun-201120:25x86
Pj11od11.dll12.0.6553.50001,329,06418-Jan-20114:23x86
Serconv.dll12.0.6552.5000735,09615-Dec-201014:59x86
Winproj.exe12.0.6562.500017,475,44019-Jun-201120:25x86

References

For more information about software update terminology, 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

Properties

Article ID: 2552541 - Last Review: June 21, 2014 - Revision: 5.0
Applies to
  • Microsoft Office Project Professional 2007
  • Microsoft Office Project Standard 2007
Keywords: 
kbqfe kbautohotfix kbhotfixserver kbhotfixrollup kbsurveynew kbexpertiseinter KB2552541

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