An Office Web Components 10 PivotChart May Crash When You Open It

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BUG #: 14115 (Plato7x)

Starting in Microsoft SQL Server 2000 Analysis Services hotfix build 8.00.0783, a Microsoft Office Web Components (OWC)10 PivotChart may crash when you try to open it. You receive the following error message from Windows Explorer:
Internet Explorer has encountered an error.
Note The crash occurs in the Msmdgd80.dll file. It only occurs in Msmdgd80.dll version 8.00.0767 or later.
A supported hotfix is now available from Microsoft, but it is only intended to correct the problem that is described in this article. Only apply it to systems that are experiencing this specific problem. This hotfix may receive additional testing. Therefore, if you are not severely affected by this problem, we recommend that you wait for the next Analysis Services service pack that contains this hotfix.

To resolve this problem immediately, contact Microsoft Product Support Services to obtain the hotfix. For a complete list of Microsoft Product Support Services telephone numbers and information about support costs, visit the following Microsoft Web site:Note In special cases, charges that are ordinarily incurred for support calls may be canceled if a Microsoft Support Professional determines that a specific update will resolve your problem. The usual support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for the specific update in question.

The English 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     Version        Size   File name------------------------------------------------------------13-Sep-2003    22:50    8.0.806.0    217,668  Msmdcb80.dll  13-Sep-2003    22:50  4,055,616  Msmddo80.dll  27-Sep-2003    03:02    8.0.864.0  1,032,768  Msmdgd80.dll  13-Sep-2003    22:50    8.0.823.0    172,608  Msmdpump.dll  27-Sep-2003    03:02  9,638,468  Msmdsgn80.dll  27-Sep-2003    03:01    8.0.864.0  1,835,588  Msmdsrv.exe  13-Sep-2003    22:50    8.0.860.0  2,077,264  Msolap80.dll  10-May-2003    08:05    8.0.820.0    213,069  Msolap80.rll 
Note Because of file dependencies, the most recent hotfix or feature that contains these files may also contain additional files.

SQL Server 2000 Analysis Services 64-bit

For additional information about a hotfix build that was designed for a server that is running SQL Server 2000 Analysis Services 64-bit or to find out if a fix is scheduled to be included in SQL Server 2000 Analysis Services 64-bit Service Pack 4, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
825804 FIX: Hotfix information for build 8.0.872 of SQL Server 2000 Analysis Services 64-bit

Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section of this article.

Article ID: 829906 - Last Review: 02/27/2014 21:20:19 - Revision: 2.5

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