Service Pack Information
This problem was first corrected in Office XP Service Pack 3.To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Microsoft Office XP. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
307841back to the topHotfix Information
How to obtain the latest Office XP Service Pack
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 this specific problem.
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, submit a request to 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 Web site: 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.back to the topPrerequisites
back to the topRestart Information
- The optimized version of this hotfix is a post-Office XP Service Pack 2 (SP-2) hotfix. To install the hotfix, you must have Office XP SP-2 installed.
For additional information about Office XP SP-2, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
OFFXP: Overview of the Office XP Service Pack 2
- The optimized version of this hotfix requires Microsoft Windows Installer 2.0 or later.
For additional information about the Windows Installer requirement, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
OFFXP: Office XP Updates and Patches Released After September 2002 May Require Windows Installer 2.0
- The full-file version of this hotfix is also the administrative version of this hotfix. You can install this version of the hotfix with Microsoft Office XP Service Pack 1 (SP-1). However, Microsoft has not tested this fix on Office XP SP-1 to the same extent as on Office XP Service Pack 2 (SP-2). If you install this hotfix on a computer with Office XP SP-1 installed, some file conflicts might occur. Microsoft supports this configuration, but Microsoft does not recommend this configuration.
You do not have to restart your computer after you apply this hotfix.back to the topHotfix Replacement Information
This hotfix is replaced by a later hotfix. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
827986back to the topRegistry Information
Word 2002 Post-Service Pack 2 Hotfix Package: September 25, 2003
You do not have to create or modify any registry keys to activate any hotfixes that are contained in this package.back to the topHotfix File Information
This hotfix contains only those files that you must have to correct the issues that this article lists. This hotfix may not contain all the files that you must have to fully update a product to the latest build.
The global version of this hotfix has the file attributes (or later) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in coordinated universal time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone
tab in the Date and Time tool in Control Panel.
Date Time Size File name ---------------------------------------------------- 19-Sep-2003 17:11 8,294,784 Winwordff.msp (full-file/administrative) 19-Sep-2003 16:02 3,057,956 Winwordop.msp (optimized)
After the hotfix is installed, the global version of this fix has the file attributes (or later) that are listed in the following table.
Date Time Version Size File name -------------------------------------------------------------- 19-Sep-2003 07:51 10.0.5716.0 10,603,064 Winword.exe Note
For more information about how to install this hotfix, see the Readme.txt file that is included in the package.back to the top