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In Microsoft Project, in the Links dialog box, when you click Update Now or you change the Update option, Microsoft Project may either stop responding (hang) or appear to stop responding for several minutes.
This problem occurs under the following circumstances:
To work around this problem, open both projects before you try to update links or change the link Update setting.
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article.
This problem does not occur when running Microsoft Project 98 or Microsoft Project 2000 under Microsoft Windows NT 4.0 or Microsoft Windows 2000.
Article ID: 256686 - Last Review: January 7, 2015 - Revision: 7.0