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Microsoft has released Office 2000 Service Pack 3 (SP-3). This article describes the issues that are fixed in Word 2000 by this service pack.
For additional information about how to download and install Office 2000 SP-3, click the article number below to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/326585/EN-US/ )OFF2000: Overview of the Office 2000 Service Pack 3
For additional information about the latest service pack for Microsoft Office 2000, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/276367/EN-US/ )OFF2000: How to Obtain the Latest Office 2000 Service Pack
Word 2000 Issues Fixed by Office 2000 SP-3Office 2000 SP-3 fixes the issues that are described in the following Microsoft Knowledge Base articles:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/276257/EN-US/ )OFF2000: List of Issues Fixed in Office 2000 Service Pack 2
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/329749/EN-US/ )WD2000: Overview of the Word 2000 SR-1 Update: October 16, 2002
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/288266/ )WD2000: No Macro Warning When You Open RTF Document
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/320536/EN-US/ )WD2000: Overview of Word 2000 Update: April 25, 2002
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/203859/EN-US/ )WD2000: Template File Containing Frames Does Not Open As Expected
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/220806/EN-US/ )WD2000: Digital Signature Is Lost When You Save Word Document
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/268337/ )Syntax error when you update Word 97 SUM fields in a Word 2000 document
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/270017/EN-US/ )WD2000: "Disable Features Not Supported by Word 97" Option Does Not Work
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/271343/ )Error message when you select a cell in a table inside a text box in Word 2000
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/273760/EN-US/ )WD2000: Table Row Directions and Table Cell Widths Change When You Open a Word 97 Document
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/274686/EN-US/ )WD2000: Tab Leader Is Displayed and Printed in Gray
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/274693/EN-US/ )WD2000: Word Document Is Deleted When Opened Read-only via a Hyperlink
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/277909/EN-US/ )WD2000: Word Stops Responding After You Update TOC Field in Master Document
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/278252/EN-US/ )WD2000: Temporary Files Created During Mail Merge Are Not Deleted
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/278679/EN-US/ )OFF2000: "This Workbook (Document) Has Been Password Protected" When You Open Workbook or Document
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/278883/EN-US/ )WD2000: IPF When You Use an Input Method Editor to Type Characters
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/279437/EN-US/ )WD2000: General Protection Fault Error Message When You Format Columns
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/279504/EN-US/ )WD2000: Unexpected Line Break with ADVANCE Field and Tab Stop
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/281452/EN-US/ )WD2000: Word Crashes When You Check Spelling in Italian
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/282893/EN-US/ )WD2000: Processor Utilization Increases to 100 Percent When You Hold Down Mouse Button
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/284952/EN-US/ )WD2000: Feed Method Settings Are Not Retained
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/285168/EN-US/ )WD2000: Error Message with Mail Merge Using MS Query Data Source
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/285340/EN-US/ )WD2000: "Error! Unknown Info Keyword" When You Update INFO Field in French Word 95 Document
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/287398/EN-US/ )WD2000: Error Message: A Table in This Document Has Become Corrupted
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/288266/EN-US/ )WD2000: No Macro Warning When You Open RTF Document
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/289500/EN-US/ )WD2000: CPU Usage Increases to 100 Percent When Customize Dialog Box Is Open
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/290242/EN-US/ )WD2000: Chart's Y-axis Label Orientation Changes When You Open Word 97 Document
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/290582/EN-US/ )WD2000: Arabic Font Changes Point Size When Document Is Opened in Word 2000
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/296888/EN-US/ )WD2000: Word Stops Responding When You Select a Cell in a Nested Table
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/297003/EN-US/ )WD2000: Word Stops Responding When You Navigate in Internet Explorer If Japanese Characters Are Not Determined
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/297407/EN-US/ )WD2000: Incorrect Number of Misspelled Words When You Check Spelling Programmatically
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/298950/EN-US/ )WD2000: Word Quits Unexpectedly When You Close a Document from Print Preview
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/299003/ )Link field with form field as data source displays "?????" when you update it in Word 2000
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/299925/EN-US/ )WD2000: "WINWORD.exe Has Generated Errors ..." After You Press ALT+F4 to Close Word and Multiple Documents
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/300861/EN-US/ )WD2000: "WINWORD.exe Has Generated Errors ..." When You Right-Click a Frame Anchor
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/300870/EN-US/ )WD2000: Word Quits Unexpectedly If You Save Digitally Signed Document After You Modify Document Variables
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/302865/EN-US/ )WD2000: "Error! No Table of Contents Entries Found" When You Build a Table of Contents
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/306976/EN-US/ )WD2000: Word Does Not Respond When Proofing a Document That Has Text in Several Languages
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/307709/EN-US/ )OFF2000: C++ Runtime Error When You Use Portuguese/Brazilian Proofing Tools
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/311741/EN-US/ )WD2000: Invalid Page Fault in Winword.exe When You Try to Merge Mail Merge Document
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/316918/EN-US/ )WD2000: User Receives "Insufficient Memory" Error Message After You Set the OnAction Property of a Custom Pop-up Menu
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/317259/EN-US/ )WD2000: Word Stops Responding When You Check Spelling and Grammar in Swedish Text
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/319295/EN-US/ )WD2000: Swedish Grammar Checker Stops Responding If You Type Date String That Does Not Contain Blank Spaces
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/322230/EN-US/ )WD2000: Word Stops Responding If You Run the Spelling Checker on Swedish Text
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/311244/EN-US/ )Swedish grammar checker crashes on the word "dummy" followed by another word
Additional Issues Fixed by Office 2000 SP-3The issues in this section are also fixed by Office 2000 SP-3.
Word for Brazilian Portuguese Grammar Checker Stops Responding (Crashes) on Certain WordsWhen you type the word "oriente" in Word for Brazilian Portuguese, the grammar checker may stop responding.
The 'EditConversionOptions' Macro No Longer Displays a Dialog when You Insert CGM files in WordWhen you insert a CGM file in Word, and the EditConversionOptions macro has been used, and the ShowOptionsDialog option is turned on (enabled), the Options dialog box may not appear.
Word Stops Responding with an 'Antivirus Dialog' Box If You Use Word As You E-Mail Editor in Microsoft OutlookIf you use Word as your e-mail editor in Outlook, your antivirus software opens a dialog box after you open an attachment, and then Word may stop responding.
HTML E-mail Messages Contain ActiveX Objects That Ignore Security SettingsIf you use Word as your e-mail editor, and you reply to or forward an Outlook message that contains an ActiveX control, the script may run even if your security settings are configured to prevent it from running.
Word Stops Responding When You Open a DocumentIf you open a corrupted or damaged document, Word may stop responding.