Microsoft has released an update for the 2007 Microsoft Office system. This update fixes conversion issues that occur when a binary file is opened in a Microsoft Office 2003 program when you use the Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack. This update also adds new functionality to convert documents in a secure environment.
This article describes the issues that are fixed by the update. This article also describes how to obtain the update and how to determine whether the update is installed.
Issues that the update fixes
This update fixes the following issue:
922850 You receive an error message when you try to open or to save a file in one of the 2007 Office programs or in one of the Office 2003 programs
This update also fixes the following issue that was not previously documented in a Microsoft Knowledge Base article: 2007 Office binary files do not convert correctly. Conversion issues occur when a 2007 Office binary file is opened in an Office 2003 program when you use the Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack.
How to obtain and to install the update
This update is located at the Microsoft Download Center. To download this update and to obtain installation instructions and deployment strategies, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
The Microsoft Office Desktop Applications TechCenter contains the latest administrative updates and strategic deployment resources for all versions of Office. For more information about the Microsoft Office Desktop Applications TechCenter, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
Microsoft Expression Web, Microsoft Office Basic 2007, Microsoft Office Enterprise 2007, Microsoft Office Home and Student 2007, Microsoft Office Professional 2007, Microsoft Office Standard 2007, Microsoft Office Ultimate 2007, Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack for Word, Excel, and PowerPoint 2007 File Formats