Microsoft Project 2002 quits unexpectedly when you save a project plan locally after an attempt to save the project plan online fails

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When you try to save your Microsoft Project 2002 plan locally, Project 2002 may quit unexpectedly, and you may receive the following error message
Microsoft Project has encountered a problem and needs to close. We are sorry for the inconvenience.
If you view the details of the error message, you may receive an error signature that is similar to the following:
   AppName     AppVer     ModName     ModVer     Offset   ----------------------------------------------------   Winproj.exe  10.0.2002.502  Unknown  07ab639c
This problem occurs if you successfully save the project plan offline by using the Save Offline option, and then you unsuccessfully attempt to save the project plan online.

How to Obtain the Hotfix

This issue is fixed in the Microsoft Project 2002 Hotfix Package that is dated September 10, 2003. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
827151 Microsoft Project 2002 Hotfix Package: September 10, 2003
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article.

Article ID: 828866 - Last Review: 01/17/2015 17:20:03 - Revision: 5.2

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