OFF97: SR-2 Patch Does Not Update Localized Version of Office 97 SR-1
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NOTE: The information in this article applies to the Brazilian, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, French, Portuguese, Norwegian, Swedish, and Spanish version%3 of Office 97.
When you apply the Office 97 SR-2 patch, Sr2bof97.exe, to Microsoft Office 97 Service Release 1 (SR-1), Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, and Microsoft PowerPoint are not updated.
This problem occurs when the following conditions are both true:
- You are using one of the following localized versions of Microsoft Office:
- Portuguese (Portugal)
- Every program was installed in a separate folder. For example, Microsoft Excel was installed in C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Excel instead of the default C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office.
A new version of the Sr2bof97.exe file is available in the following location for the languages listed in the "Cause" section of this article:
The updated Sr2bof97.exe file will have the following file attributes or later:
Language Date Size File name -------------------------------------------------- Brazilian 12/19/1999 22949008 Sr2bof97.exe Danish 12/19/1999 22985376 Sr2bof97.exe Dutch 12/19/1999 23575184 Sr2bof97.exe Finnish 12/19/1999 22961296 Sr2bof97.exe French 12/19/1999 23398032 Sr2bof97.exe Portuguese 12/20/1999 22961312 Sr2bof97.exe Norwegian 12/20/1999 22969480 Sr2bof97.exe Swedish 12/20/1999 24018576 Sr2bof97.exe Spanish 12/20/1999 23974032 Sr2bof97.exe NOTE
: In the file attributes listed earlier Portuguese refers to Portuguese (Portugal).
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article.
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