Description of the Project 2007 hotfix package (Project.msp): August 26, 2008

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This article describes the Microsoft Office Project 2007 issue that is fixed in the Project 2007 hotfix package that is dated August 26, 2008.

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.

List of issues fixed

This hotfix fixes the following issue that was not previously documented in a Microsoft Knowledge Base article:
  • You click to select the Restrict Updates to Project Web Access check box in Project Web Access (PWA). Then, if you manipulate some data in Project Professional, you may experience the following symptoms:
    • The data is de-synchronized between the client and the server.
    • Additional actual work is added for resources.
  • In the timephased data in the Resource Usage view, the work total is not updated correctly.
  • If you change the size of some lookup table rows, the data of any existing customized field is corrupted.
  • You have a blank row between tasks. When you copy and paste the tasks, the blank row is removed. Therefore, Project automatically re-creates predecessor links. However, the links are incorrect.
  • Enterprise outline codes are not displayed correctly when the default currency is Turkish.
  • Project 2007 may close unexpectedly (crash) when you open a project that has AutoFilter enabled.
  • The Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) property Assignments.UniqueID does not work in Project 2007.
  • The Beforeassignmentchange event does not occur in Project 2007.
  • Task updates are submitted to a project manager other than the designated status manager.

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.

Restart information

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

Hotfix replacement information

This hotfix package does not replace any other hotfix packages.

Registry information

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 Global 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
Project.mspNot Applicable9,982,97620-Aug-200815:05Not Applicable

Project.msp file information
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform

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824684 Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates

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