Some text box hyperlinks do not work after you save a workbook as a Web page

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When you save an Excel workbook as a Web Page, text boxes that contain a hyperlink may not work when you view the Web page in your Web browser.
This problem may occur when the workbook contains text boxes that are hyperlinked to other worksheets in the workbook.

Service Pack Information

This problem is corrected in Office XP Service Pack 3. To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Microsoft Office XP. For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
307841 How to obtain the latest Office XP service pack

Hotfix Information

How to obtain the hotfix

This issue is fixed in the Hotfix Package Post-Service Pack 2 Hotfix Rollup Package August 10, 2003. For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
823969 Availability of the Excel 2002 Post-Service Pack 2 Hotfix Package: August 10, 2003

Warning Serious problems might occur if you modify the registry incorrectly by using Registry Editor or by using another method. These problems might require that you reinstall your operating system. Microsoft cannot guarantee that these problems can be solved. Modify the registry at your own risk.
To apply this hotfix, follow these steps:
  1. Quit Excel.
  2. Click Start, click Run, type regedit, and then click OK.
  3. Locate and then click to select the following registry key:
  4. After you select the key that is specified in step 3, point to New on the Edit menu, and then click DWORD.
  5. Type QFE_Carnac, and then press ENTER.
  6. Right-click QFE_Carnac, and then click Modify.
  7. In the Value data box, type 1, and then click OK.
  8. On the File menu, click Exit to quit Registry Editor.
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section. This problem was first corrected in Office XP Service Pack 3.

Article ID: 826091 - Last Review: 10/26/2013 19:28:49 - Revision: 5.2

Microsoft Excel 2002 Standard Edition

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