- You copy an image in a previously saved Excel 2010 workbook (.xlsx).
- You paste the image into another workbook (.xlsx).
- You close the first workbook.
- You try to save the workbook that contains the pasted image.
Note This issue also occurs when you copy or move a worksheet that contains an image from one workbook to another workbook and then close the original workbook. If the original workbook contains only one worksheet in this situation, the original workbook closes automatically and you experience this issue.
Registry key informationImportant This section, method, or task contains steps that tell you how to modify the registry. However, serious problems might occur if you modify the registry incorrectly. Therefore, make sure that you follow these steps carefully. For added protection, back up the registry before you modify it. Then, you can restore the registry if a problem occurs. For more information about how to back up and restore the registry, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
After you install the hotfix package, follow these steps to enable the hotfix:
- Click Start, click Run, type regedit in the Open box, and then click OK.
- Locate and then select the following registry subkey:
- On the Edit menu, point to New, and then click DWORD (32-bit) value.
- Type FullLoadImagesOnFileLoad, and then press ENTER.
- In the Details pane, right-click FullLoadImagesOnFileLoad, and then click Modify.
- In the Value data box, type 1, and then click OK.
- Exit Registry Editor.
Article ID: 2597034 - Last Review: Jan 17, 2013 - Revision: 1