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Consider the following scenario. The language of Microsoft Windows differs from the language of the installed version of Microsoft Office 2003. You try to change the properties of a manual test. In this scenario, you receive an error message.
Note You can use Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 Team Edition for Software Testers to create manual tests in text format or in Microsoft Word format. The problem that is described in this article only applies to manual tests that are in Word format.
You also receive the same error message when you try to paste a manual test type that is in Word format into a project.
The error message text resembles the following:
Failed to set document property by using Word Automation
This problem occurs when the language of the Windows operating system differs from the language of Microsoft Office.
To resolve this problem, install a version of Office that has the same language as the Windows operating system.
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
Steps to reproduce the problem
Change the properties of a manual test that is in Word format
Copy and then paste a manual test type that is in Word format into a project