Description of the 2007 Office hotfix package: April 8, 2007

This article describes the 2007 Microsoft Office issues that are fixed in the 2007 Office hotfix package that is dated April 8, 2007.
This article describes the following items about the hotfix package:
  • The issues that the hotfix package fixes.
  • The prerequisites for installing the hotfix package.
  • Whether you must restart the computer after you install the hotfix package.
  • Whether the hotfix package is replaced by any other hotfix package.
  • Whether you must make any registry changes.
  • The files that the hotfix package contains.

Issues that the hotfix package fixes

This hotfix package fixes the following issues that were not previously documented in a Microsoft Knowledge Base article:
  • When you input Japanese characters, only hiragana or katakana characters are displayed in the conversion list. The Input Method Editor (IME) does not convert Japanese characters to kanji.
  • The IME performs slowly when you input Japanese characters and then convert the characters to kanji.

Hotfix information

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. This hotfix might receive additional testing. Therefore, if you are not severely affected by this problem, we recommend that you wait for the next software update that contains this hotfix.

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, contact 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.


There are no prerequisites for installing this hotfix package.

Restart information

You do not have to restart the computer after you apply this hotfix.

Hotfix replacement information

This hotfix is not replaced by any later hotfix.

Registry information

To use one of the hotfixes in this package, you do not have to make any changes to the registry.

File information

This hotfix may not contain all the files that you must have to fully update a product to the latest build. This hotfix contains only the files that you must have to correct the issues that are listed in this article.The Japanese version of this hotfix uses a Microsoft Windows Installer package to install the hotfix. The dates and the times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) in the following table. When you view the file information, the date is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time item in Control Panel.Download information
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Microsoft Windows Installer .msp file information
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Ime32-ja-jp.mspNot applicable13,101,05608-Apr-200722:36Not applicable
Ime64-ja-jp.mspNot applicable4,870,65608-Apr-200722:36Not applicable
After the hotfix is installed, the Japanese version of this hotfix has the file attributes, or a later version of the file attributes, that are listed in the following table:
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Imelm.dll12.0.6015.5000257,40029-Mar-200713:33Not applicable
Imjp12k.dll12.0.6015.50001,163,12829-Mar-200713:33Not applicable
Imjpapi.dll12.0.6015.5000957,81629-Mar-200713:33Not applicable
Imjpcac.dll12.0.6014.5000274,80821-Mar-200708:14Not applicable
Imjpcd.dll12.0.6014.5000174,96821-Mar-200708:14Not applicable
Imjpcmld.dll12.0.6015.5000174,45629-Mar-200713:33Not applicable
Imjpcmmp.dll12.0.6014.5000119,16021-Mar-200708:14Not applicable
Imjpcmnt.exe12.0.6015.5000352,12029-Mar-200713:34Not applicable
Imjpcmws.dll12.0.6014.5000238,45621-Mar-200708:14Not applicable
Imjpcus.dll12.0.6014.50001,309,04821-Mar-200708:14Not applicable
Imjpdadm.exe12.0.6014.500023,92821-Mar-200708:14Not applicable
Imjpdapi.dll12.0.6015.5000397,68829-Mar-200713:34Not applicable
Imjpdct.exe12.0.6014.5000345,97621-Mar-200708:14Not applicable
Imjpdctp.dll12.0.6014.500044,92021-Mar-200708:14Not applicable
Imjpdsvr.exe12.0.6014.500070,52021-Mar-200708:14Not applicable
Imjpklmg.exe12.0.6014.500061,81621-Mar-200708:14Not applicable
Imjplmp.dll12.0.6015.5000864,63229-Mar-200713:34Not applicable
Imjpnc.grm12.0.1324.1000230,80029-Mar-200702:40Not applicable
Imjppdmg.exe12.0.6014.500030,58421-Mar-200708:14Not applicable
Imjppr.grm12.0.1324.1000622,48029-Mar-200702:40Not applicable
Imjppred.dll12.0.6014.5000315,25621-Mar-200708:14Not applicable
Imjprmzb.exe12.0.6014.500043,38421-Mar-200708:14Not applicable
Imjpskey.dll12.0.6014.500079,22421-Mar-200708:14Not applicable
Imjpskf.dll12.0.6014.5000148,34421-Mar-200708:14Not applicable
Imjptckt.exe12.0.6014.5000224,12021-Mar-200708:14Not applicable
Imjptip.dll12.0.6014.50001,251,19221-Mar-200708:14Not applicable
Imjpuex.exe12.0.6014.500046,96821-Mar-200708:14Not applicable
Imjpuexc.exe12.0.6015.5000170,36029-Mar-200713:34Not applicable
Imjputyc.dll12.0.6015.5000543,60829-Mar-200713:34Not applicable
For more information about how to install this hotfix, see the Readme.txt file that is included in the hotfix package. For more information about the terminology that Microsoft uses for software that is corrected after it is released, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
824684 Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates

Article ID: 935519 - Last Review: 11/15/2007 14:52:52 - Revision: 1.4

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