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 and full-file versions of this hotfix are a post-Microsoft Office 2000 SP3 hotfix. To install the hotfix, you must have Office 2000 SP3 installed.
For additional information about Office 2000 SP3, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
OFF2000: Overview of Office 2000 Service Pack 3
- 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:
OFF2000: Office 2000 updates and patches released after November 2002 may require Windows Installer 2.0
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 more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
873359back to the topRegistry information
Description of the Word 2000 post-Service Pack 3 hotfix package: August 19, 2004
You must create or modify a registry key to use the hotfixes that are contained in this package.
For additional information about the registry key, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
The value of the NUMPAGES field is incorrect on a page that contains a field that cross-references across pages in Word 2000
873321back to the topHotfix file information
The NUMPAGES field may not print as expected after you install Word 2000 Service Pack 3
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 ----------------------------------------------------------------------- 12-Jul-2004 17:34 4,788,476 Winwordff.msp (full-file/administrative) 12-Jul-2004 17:20 1,722,620 Winwordop.msp (optimized)
After you install the hotfix, 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 ------------------------------------------------------ 11-Jul-2004 23:37 188.8.131.5222 8,826,932 Winword.exeNote
For more information about how to install this hotfix package, see the Readme.txt file that is included in the package.back to the top