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How to redirect Clip Organizer file paths in Clip Organizer 2002
Article ID: 827672 - View products that this article applies to.
Important This article contains information about modifying the registry. Before you modify the registry, make sure to back it up and make sure that you understand how to restore the registry if a problem occurs. For information about how to back up, restore, and edit the registry, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/256986/ )Description of the Microsoft Windows Registry
You cannot modify the location where Microsoft Clip Organizer 2002 saves its catalog files (.mgc files). Clip Organizer 2002 always creates catalog files in the \Microsoft\Clip Organizer folder under the Application Data folder.
Service Pack InformationThis problem is corrected in Office XP Service Pack 3.To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Microsoft Office XP. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/307841/ )How to obtain the latest Office XP Service Pack
How to obtain the hotfixThis issue is fixed in the Microsoft Office XP post-Service Pack 2 Hotfix Package dated October 24, 2003. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/829341/ )Clip Organizer 2002 post-Service Pack 2 hotfix package: October 24, 2003
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article. This problem was first corrected in Office XP Service Pack 3.
To activate the additional functionality that is provided by this hotfix, you must use two new registry keys that this hotfix implements.
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You can enter these settings in the HKEY_CURRENT_USER hive of the registry for the current user only, or in the HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE hive for all users on that computer. You can also include them in the policies that you set for your users.
For more information about how to use system policies with Office XP, see the "Understanding System Policies" chapter of the Office Resource Kit. To do so, visit the following Microsoft Web site: To set the path for the Clip Organizer catalog files (.mgc files) for the current user, follow these steps:
Note To download clipart files, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
Article ID: 827672 - Last Review: April 7, 2006 - Revision: 4.0