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Description of the update for the 2007 Office programs: May 18, 2007
Article ID: 934391 - View products that this article applies to.
Microsoft has released an update for the 2007 Microsoft Office programs. This article contains a list of the issues that are fixed by the update. Additionally, this article describes how to obtain the update.
Microsoft has released an update for the 2007 Microsoft Office system. This update fixes conversion issues for SmartArt objects when a document is opened in an earlier Office program when you use the Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack.
Issue that the update fixes
SmartArt objects do not convert correctlyYou may experience conversion issues with SmartArt objects in some 2007 Office programs. This occurs when a SmartArt object is opened by using the Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack in an earlier version of a Microsoft Office program. When this occurs, the SmartArt object is not displayed correctly.
How to obtain and install the updateThis update is located at the Microsoft Download Center. To download this update and to obtain installation instructions and deployment strategies, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
How to determine whether the update is installedThe update contains the file that has the version that is listed in the following table.
You do not have to install this update if you have a later version of the file that is listed in the table.
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To determine the version of the files that are installed on the computer, follow these steps.
Note Because there are several versions of Microsoft Windows, the following steps may be different on your computer. If they are, see your product documentation to complete these steps.
Information for administrators about .msp filesThis update consists of a full-file Microsoft Windows Installer file (.msp file). The .msp file is packaged in a self-extracting executable file. The following .msp file is distributed in this update:
oartconv.mspFor detailed procedures that describe how to update an administrative image and how to update client computers, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
http://technet2.microsoft.com/Office/en-us/library/eb160a9e-cc15-44f9-aeec-360a9f3613131033.mspx?mfr=trueThe Microsoft Office Desktop Applications TechCenter contains the latest administrative updates and strategic deployment resources for all versions of Office. For more information about the Microsoft Office Desktop Applications TechCenter, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
For more information about the Microsoft Office Isolated Conversion Environment, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/935865/ )Description of the Microsoft Office Isolated Conversion Environment Update for the Compatibility Pack for Word, Excel, and PowerPoint 2007 File Formats
Article ID: 934391 - Last Review: October 12, 2007 - Revision: 2.4