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

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SUMMARY

This article describes the 2007 Microsoft Office system issues that are fixed in the hotfix package that is dated October 27, 2009.

INTRODUCTION

Issues that this hotfix package fixes

  • In the 2007 Office system, you open a 2007 Office file that has multiple charts. You try to save this file as a .pdf file or you try to print this file. However, the Office 2007 system takes a long time to perform these operations.

  • The position and size of a shape in a 2007 Office file is changed unexpectedly. This problem occurs when you run a macro which performs the following operations:
    • Turns off screen updating for the 2007 Office system.
    • Resizes the window zoom for the 2007 Office system.
    • Adds text to a text box in the 2007 Office file.

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 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 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-kb976473-fullfile-x86-glb.exe12.0.6520.500216,238,62412-Nov-200914:41x86


Microsoft Windows Installer .msp file information

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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Excel-x-none.mspNot Applicable9,120,76812-Nov-200919:22Not Applicable
Oart-x-none.mspNot Applicable8,071,68012-Nov-200919:22Not Applicable


Excel-x-none.msp file information
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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Excel.exe.manifestNot applicable79107-Dec-200719:25Not applicable
Excel.exe12.0.6520.500018,341,21616-Oct-200910:25x86
Xlcall32.dll12.0.6500.500010,12026-Feb-200913:09x86

Oart-x-none.msp file information
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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Oart.dll12.0.6520.500216,125,80013-Nov-200900:02x86

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

Properties

Article ID: 976473 - Last Review: November 19, 2009 - Revision: 1.0
APPLIES TO
  • Microsoft Office Basic 2007
  • Microsoft Office Enterprise 2007
  • Microsoft Office Home and Student 2007
  • Microsoft Office Professional 2007
  • Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2007
  • Microsoft Office Small Business 2007
  • Microsoft Office Standard 2007
  • Microsoft Office Ultimate 2007
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