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When you run the three .msp files that are contained in hotfix 950009, you may receive some error messages. These error messages indicate that the product for which the fix was applied is not installed. However, even if you receive these error messages, the hotfix is installed correctly. Additionally, you still have to re-create any .DIC files that are located in the following folder:
To re-create the .DIC files yourself, follow these steps:
Click Start, click Run, type %appdata%, and then press ENTER.
Open the Microsoft folder.
Open the Proof folder.
For every file that has a .DIC extension, follow these steps:
Rename the file from .DIC to .OLD.
Open the .OLD file in Notepad.
Copy the contents.
Open a new file in Notepad, paste the content into the new file, and then save the file by using the original name for the file. For example, if the original name was CUSTOM.DIC, the new file should also be named CUSTOM.DIC.
Did this fix the problem?
Check whether the problem is fixed. If the problem is fixed, you are finished with this article. If the problem is not fixed, you can contact support.
For more information about hotfix 950009, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
950009 "Buffer Overrun Detected" error after you install Office 2003 Service Pack 3 for Hebrew