Article ID: 912448 - View products that this article applies to.
When a Microsoft Office 2003 program is started by another program that is running under a non-interactive account, such as the SYSTEM account, the Office 2003 program unexpectedly quits. Additionally, you may receive the following error message:
When you view the data that the error report contains, the following error-signature information is displayed.
Microsoft Office program has encountered a problem and needs to close. We are sorry for the inconvenience.
If you were in the middle of something, the information you were working on might be lost.
Please tell Microsoft about this problem.
We have created an error report that you can send to help us improve Microsoft Office program. We will treat this report as confidential and anonymous.
To see what data this error report contains, click here.
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This problem was first fixed in a hotfix that is now contained in a service pack. If you installed the latest Office 2003 service pack, you do not have to install the hotfix.
Service pack informationThis problem is corrected in Office 2003 Service Pack 3. To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Office 2003. For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/870924/ )How to obtain the latest service pack for Office 2003
How to obtain the hotfixThis issue is fixed in the Office 2003 post-Service Pack 2 Hotfix Package that is dated December 16, 2005. For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/912022/ )Description of the Office 2003 post-Service Pack 2 hotfix package: December 16, 2005
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
This problem was first corrected in Office 2003 Service Pack 3.
You may also experience this problem with other Office programs that have version 11.0.6568.0 of Mso.dll. These programs may not be listed in the "Applies to" section.
You may also experience this issue when you automate the task of starting an Office 2003 program by using any one of the following means:
We do not currently recommend or support Automation of Microsoft Office programs from any unattended, non-interactive client program or component. For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
Error: 0x80010105 (-2147417851)
The server threw an exception.
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/257757/ )Considerations for server-side Automation of Office
Article ID: 912448 - Last Review: September 25, 2007 - Revision: 3.11
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