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Microsoft has released the PowerPoint 2002 post-Service Pack 3 hotfix package for Microsoft PowerPoint 2002. This article describes the following information about the hotfix package:
This article describes the PowerPoint 2002 issue that is fixed in the PowerPoint 2002 post-Service Pack 3 hotfix package that is dated September 6, 2005.
Issue that the hotfix package fixesThe following issue is fixed in this hotfix package:
Hotfix informationA supported hotfix is available from Microsoft. However, this hotfix is intended to correct only the problem that is described in this article. Apply this hotfix only to systems that are experiencing this specific problem.
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, submit a request to 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 Web site:
http://support.microsoft.com/contactus/?ws=supportNote 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.
Restart informationYou do not have to restart the computer after you apply this hotfix.
Hotfix replacement informationThis hotfix is not replaced by any later hotfix.
Registry informationYou must create or modify a registry key to enable the hotfix that this package contains. For more information about the registry key that you must configure to enable this hotfix, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/906200/ )The last character of the text that is in a text box may disappear in a PowerPoint 2002 presentation
Hotfix file informationThis hotfix contains only those files that are required to correct the issue that this article lists. This hotfix may not contain all the files that you must have to fully update a product to the latest build.
The global version of this hotfix has the file attributes (or later file attributes) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). When you view the file information, it 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.
After you apply the hotfix, the global version of this hotfix has the file attributes (or later file attributes) that are listed in the following table.
Date Time Size File name --------------------------------------------------------------------------- 06-Sep-2005 15:03 8,608,768 Powerpntff.msp (full-file/administrative) 06-Sep-2005 15:03 3,831,808 Powerpntop.msp (optimized)
Note For more information about how to apply this hotfix, see the Readme.txt file that is included in the package.
Date Time Version Size File name ------------------------------------------------------------ 03-Sep-2005 00:38 10.0.6775.0 5,991,112 Powerpnt.exe
For more information about the terminology that Microsoft uses for software that is corrected after it is released, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/824684/ )Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates
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