OFF97: Photo Editor Is Not Installed by the ValuPack

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Summary
The Microsoft Photo Editor is installed only with Microsoft Office 97 andthe stand-alone versions of Microsoft Word 97 or Microsoft PowerPoint 97.The Microsoft Photo Editor is not available in the stand-alone versions ofMicrosoft Excel 97, Microsoft Access 97, or as part of the Microsoft Office97 ValuPack.

This behavior differs from early marketing advertisements that indicatethat the Microsoft Photo Editor is available as part of the MicrosoftOffice ValuPack. The Microsoft Photo Editor is not part of the ValuPack.
More information
The Microsoft Photo Editor allows you to customize graphic images youcreate, scan, or open. To install the Microsoft Photo Editor, use thefollowing steps:
  1. Run Setup and click Custom.
  2. In the list of components, click Office Tools. Click Change Option.
  3. Click to select the check box next to Microsoft Photo Editor.
  4. Click OK and continue running the Setup program.
The Microsoft Office 97 ValuPack contains components that complementMicrosoft Office 97 and the individual Office programs. You can installmost of the components separately using their own Setup programs. You canopen some components within a Microsoft Office 97 program or from theWindows Start menu.
References
For additional information about the Microsoft Photo Editor, please see thefollowing article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
157083 Word 97: Graphics Filters Installed During Typical Setup
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Article ID: 165812 - Last Review: 10/26/2013 03:44:00 - Revision: 2.0

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