Consider the following scenario:
You add a table that is created in Microsoft Office Excel 2003 to a Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2003 slide.
You add a dword type registry key whose name is QFE_Boston under the following registry subkey and set the registry value to 1:
You open the slide in Microsoft PowerPoint 2010.
You set the zoom level less than 100 percent.
You double-click the table to edit it.
You exit edit mode.
In this scenario, the size of the table is changed unexpectedly..
To resolve this issue, apply the following update:
2598143 Description of the Excel 2010 hotfix package (Excel-x-none.msp, Graph-x-none.msp): April 24, 2012
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.