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Display problems occur when you open a document that contains inserted Office objects in an Office for Mac program
Article ID: 946969 - View products that this article applies to.
Consider the following scenario. You create a document by using the Windows version of Microsoft Office. You insert an Office document as an object into this document. Then, you transfer the document to a Macintosh computer. You open this document in a Microsoft Office 2004 for Mac program or in a Microsoft Office 2008 for Mac program. In this scenario, you experience one of the following display issues with the inserted document:
To work around this issue, you must open the Office object to force the object to re-render the preview image of the inserted object. To do this, follow these steps:
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a bug in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
Article ID: 946969 - Last Review: October 6, 2011 - Revision: 2.0