Description of the Excel 2007 hotfix package (Excel.msp, Graph.msp, Oart.msp, Oartconv.msp, Xlconv.msp): June 30, 2009

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SUMMARY

This article describes the Microsoft Office Excel 2007 issues that are fixed in the hotfix package that is dated June 30, 2009.

INTRODUCTION

Issues that this hotfix package fixes

  • The color of negative numbers for an axis in a chart is incorrect. For example, if you set the color of the negative numbers for the y-axis to red, the numbers display in black. However, if you set the color to black, the numbers display in red.

  • When you paste a chart into a Word 2007 document or a PowerPoint 2007 presentation, the formats of the negative numbers for the y-axis are displayed incorrectly.

  • When you try to copy a duplicate chart in Excel 2007, the original chart is copied instead of the duplicate chart. This problem occurs when the name of the original chart was changed manually before you copy the chart.

  • When you run an add-in that has many recalculation calls in Excel 2007, performance is slow.

  • A workbook is linked to several other workbooks and the source files are already opened by another user. When you update the links, it takes a long time.

MORE INFORMATION

Hotfix information

A supported hotfix is available from Microsoft. However, this hotfix is intended to correct only the problems that are described in this article. Apply this hotfix only to systems that are experiencing the problems 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

You must have 2007 Microsoft Office suite Service Pack 1 or 2007 Microsoft Office suite Service Pack 2 installed to apply this hotfix package. For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
949585 How to obtain the latest service pack for the 2007 Office suite

Restart requirement

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

Hotfix replacement information

This hotfix 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 issues that are listed in this article.

The global version of this hotfix package uses a Microsoft Windows Installer package to install the hotfix package. 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.

Download information

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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Office-kb971860-fullfile-x86-glb.exe12.0.6510.500028,412,77623-Jun-200912:45x86


Microsoft Windows Installer .msp file information

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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Excel.mspNot Applicable9,090,04823-Jun-200902:44Not Applicable
Graph.mspNot Applicable1,799,16823-Jun-200902:44Not Applicable
Oart.mspNot Applicable8,050,68823-Jun-200902:44Not Applicable
Oartconv.mspNot Applicable4,083,20023-Jun-200902:44Not Applicable
Xlconv.mspNot Applicable8,303,10423-Jun-200902:44Not Applicable


Excel.msp information
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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Excel.exe.manifestNot applicable79117-Jun-200917:44Not applicable
Excel.exe12.0.6510.500018,309,99222-Jun-200903:43x86
Xlcall32.dll12.0.6500.500010,12026-Feb-200913:09x86


Graph.msp information
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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Graph.exe12.0.6510.50002,532,72022-Jun-200905:13x86


Oart.msp information
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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Oart.dll12.0.6510.500016,117,09622-Jun-200923:37x86


Oartconv.msp information
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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Oartconv.dll12.0.6510.50008,547,70417-Jun-200917:48x86


Xlconv.msp information
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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Excelcnv.exe12.0.6510.500015,116,64017-Jun-200918:33x86
Excelcnvpxy.dll12.0.6500.500071,52026-Feb-200918:43x86


REFERENCES

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: 971860 - Last Review: July 1, 2009 - Revision: 1.1
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  • Microsoft Office Excel 2007
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