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Description of the Office Excel 2007 hotfix package (xlconv-x-none.msp, graph-x-none.msp, excel-x-none.msp): April 26, 2011

This article describes the Microsoft Office Excel 2007 issue that is fixed in the hotfix package that is dated April 26, 2011.

Issue that this hotfix package fixes

  • Consider the following scenario:
    • You insert a pie chart in a Microsoft Office Excel 2007 workbook.
    • You add data labels to the pie chart.
    • You delete the data range that the pie chart uses.
    • You select the data label on the pie chart, and then move it to a different position.
    • You save the workbook in .xls format.
    • You open the new workbook, and then you try to save it.

    In this scenario, Excel 2007 crashes.

Hotfix information

A supported hotfix is available from Microsoft. However, this hotfix is intended to correct 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 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

File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTime

Microsoft Windows Installer .msp file information

File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTime
Excel-x-none.mspNot Applicable9,006,08012-Apr-201109:40
Graph-x-none.mspNot Applicable1,500,67212-Apr-201109:40
Xlconv-x-none.mspNot Applicable8,173,56812-Apr-201109:40

Excel-x-none.msp information

File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTime

Graph-x-none.msp information

File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTime

Xlconv-x-none.msp information

File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTime
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

Article ID: 2512786 - Last Review: 04/28/2011 22:17:00 - Revision: 1.0

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