Unused styles are copied from one workbook to another workbook in Excel 2007

Se aplica a: Microsoft Office Excel 2007


When you move or copy a worksheet from one Excel workbook to another workbook in Microsoft Office Excel 2007, unused styles are copied unexpectedly. In this case, the file size of the target workbook is larger than expected.


To resolve this issue, apply the following update:
2553026 Description of the Excel 2007 hotfix package (xlconv-x-none.msp, Graph-x-none.msp, Excel-x-none.msp): August 30, 2011

Registry key information

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322756 How to back up and restore the registry in Windows
After you install the hotfix package, to have us enable the hotfix for you, go to the "Fix it for me" section. If you prefer to enable the hotfix yourself, go to the "Let me fix it myself" section.

Fix it for me

To enable the hotfix, click the Fix it button or link. Then click Run in the File Download dialog box, and follow the steps in the Fix it wizard.

For Windows 8

For Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows Server 2008 or Windows Server 2003


Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.