Description of the Word 2007 hotfix package: February 27, 2009

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This article describes the Microsoft Office Word 2007 issue that is fixed in the Word 2007 hotfix package that is dated February 27, 2009.

This article describes the following items about the hotfix package:
  • The issues that the hotfix package fixes.
  • The prerequisites for installing the hotfix package.
  • Whether you must restart the computer after you install the hotfix package.
  • Whether the hotfix package is replaced by any other hotfix package.
  • Whether you must make any registry changes.
  • The files that the hotfix package contains.

INTRODUCTION

Issue that this hotfix package fixes

When you try to save a Word 2007 document, Word 2007 stops responding or crashes. This issue occurs if the document contains a picture content control that has mapped content in the header or in the footer.

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Hotfix information

A 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 the problem described in this article. This hotfix might receive additional testing. Therefore, if you are not severely affected by this problem, we recommend that you wait for the next software update that contains this hotfix.

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, contact 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=support
Note 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.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for installing this hotfix package.

Restart information

You do not have to restart the computer after you apply this hotfix package.

Hotfix replacement information

This hotfix package does not replace a previously released hotfix.

Registry information

To use one of the hotfixes in this package, you do not have to make any changes to the registry.

File information

This hotfix may not contain all the files that you must have to fully update a product to the latest build. This hotfix contains only the files that you must have to correct the issue that listed in this article.The Global version of this hotfix uses a Microsoft Windows Installer package to install the hotfix. The dates and the times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) in the following table. When you view the file information, the date 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.
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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Office-kb968270-fullfile-x86-glb.exe12.0.6341.500111,354,46426-Feb-200910:48x86
Microsoft Windows Installer .msp file information
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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Word.mspNot Applicable12,521,47225-Feb-200919:10Not Applicable
Word.msp file information
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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Msword.olb12.0.6300.5000768,02407-Dec-200701:05x86
Winword.exe12.0.6341.5000346,47215-Feb-200901:56x86
Wwlib.dll12.0.6341.500117,196,90426-Feb-200900:30x86
For more information about software update terminology, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
824684 Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates

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Article ID: 968270 - Last Review: March 20, 2009 - Revision: 1.0
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  • Microsoft Office Word 2007
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