Description of the Office Excel 2007 hotfix package (Xlview-x-none.msp,Xlconv-x-none.msp,Graph-x-none.msp,Excel-x-none.msp): October 27, 2009

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SUMMARY

This article describes the Microsoft Office Excel 2007 issue that is fixed in the Office Excel 2007 hotfix package that is dated October 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 packages.
  • Whether you must make any registry changes.
  • The files that the hotfix package contains.

INTRODUCTION

Issue that this hotfix package fixes

  • A memory leak occurs when a chart is redrawn in Microsoft Office Excel 2007 Service Pack 2 (SP2).
  • when you try to enable or disable specific smart tags on the Smart Tags tab in the AutoCorrect dialog box, the wrong smart tags are disable or enable in the registry.
  • Office Excel 2007 crashes if you use an Excel .xll add in to close active workbooks.
  • When you try to save a workspace file (.xlw), the file is not saved. Additionally, you receive the following error message:

    This extension can not be used with the selected file type. Change the file extension in the File name test box or select a different file type by changing the Save as type.

  • Consider the following scenario. You apply Microsoft 2007 Office suites Service Pack 2 (SP2) or a later service pack for the 2007 Office system. Then, You protect an .xls workbook with a password and then embed this workbook into a application. In this scenario, you cannot update the embedded .xls object.
  • After you apply the 2007 Office system SP2, a macro that is assigned to a button is changed when you copy and then move a worksheet in Office Excel 2007. Therefore, the macro link of the original button is updated to the new workbook so that the macro will not run any longer.
  • 976467 The caption texts of ActiveX components in Excel 2003 are distorted after you use a third-party Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) solution to span across multiple monitors

MORE INFORMATION

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

You must have 2007 Microsoft Office suite Service Pack 2 or 2007 Microsoft Office suite Service Pack 1 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 issue that is 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-kb974992-fullfile-x86-glb.exe12.0.6520.500025,356,16016-Oct-200916:56x86


Microsoft Windows Installer .msp file information

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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Excel-x-none.mspNot Applicable9,120,76816-Oct-200906:55Not Applicable
Graph-x-none.mspNot Applicable1,799,16816-Oct-200906:55Not Applicable
Xlconv-x-none.mspNot Applicable8,299,52016-Oct-200906:55Not Applicable
Xlview-x-none.mspNot Applicable7,323,13616-Oct-200906:55Not Applicable


Excel-x-none.msp information
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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Excel.exe.manifestNot applicable79112-Oct-200921:06Not applicable
Excel.exe12.0.6520.500018,341,21616-Oct-200910:25x86
Xlcall32.dll12.0.6500.500010,12026-Feb-200913:09x86

Graph-x-none.msp information
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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Graph.exe12.0.6520.50002,532,20812-Oct-200920:00x86

Xlconv-x-none.msp information
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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Excelcnv.exe12.0.6520.500015,121,24812-Oct-200921:22x86
Excelcnvpxy.dll12.0.6500.500071,52026-Feb-200918:43x86

Xlview-x-none.msp information
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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Xlview.exe12.0.6520.500013,225,32012-Oct-200913:30x86

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: 974992 - Last Review: December 2, 2009 - Revision: 2.0
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  • Microsoft Office Excel 2007
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