Description of the 2007 Office system hotfix package (oartconv-x-none.msp, oart-x-none.msp): October 26, 2010

Applies to: Office 2007


This article describes the 2007 Microsoft Office system issues that are fixed in the hotfix package that is dated October 26, 2010.


Issues that this hotfix package fixes

  • Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2007 may crash when you copy and paste a slide in to the slide thumbnails. This issue occurs if the slide contains text.

  • When you print a Microsoft Office Excel workbook in Office Excel 2007, OfficeArt content is scaled incorrectly, shifted incorrectly, or not printed. Additionally, the page count is incorrect. This issue occurs when the following conditions are true:
    • You install the hotfix that is described in the Microsoft Knowledge Base article 983315.
    • The page scale of the workbook is not set to 100%.
    • You print the workbook by using a Printer Control Language (PCL) driver.


Hotfix information

A supported hotfix is available from Microsoft. However, this hotfix is intended to resolve 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 website: 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.


You must have 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 may 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 resolve 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
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform

Microsoft Windows Installer .msp file information
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Oart-x-none.mspNot Applicable7,028,22408-Oct-201022:22Not Applicable
Oartconv-x-none.mspNot Applicable3,791,87208-Oct-201022:22Not Applicable

Oart-x-none.msp information
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform

Oartconv-x-none.msp information
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform


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