Description of the Word 2007 hotfix package (Word.msp, Wordconv.msp): October 28, 2008

Article ID: 958137 – Last Review: October 28, 2008 – Revision: 1.0

Description of the Word 2007 hotfix package (Word.msp, Wordconv.msp): October 28, 2008

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SUMMARY

This article describes the Microsoft Office Word 2007 issues that are fixed in the Word 2007 hotfix package that is dated October 28, 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.

INTRODUCTION

Issues that this hotfix package fixes

This hotfix fixes the following issues that were not previously documented in a Microsoft Knowledge Base article:

  • When you save changes that were made to a mail merge recipient list in a Word document that is located on a network share, you receive the following error message:
    This file is read-only.
  • When a user who is a member of the Site Owners group edits a document, the document template is locked. Therefore, other users cannot edit or create documents in that document library.
  • Consider the following scenario. You open a document from a Microsoft Office SharePoint Server document library as read-only. Then, you click to select the Update fields before printing check box in the Display category in the Word Options dialog box. In this scenario, when you print the document, some fields have a blank result.
  • When you publish a document to a PDF file format or to a XPS file format by using the 2007 Microsoft Office Add-in: Microsoft Save as PDF or XPS add-in, you receive the following error message:
    The export failed due to an unexpected error.

MORE INFORMATION

Hotfix information

A supported hotfix is available from Microsoft. However, this hotfix is intended to correct only the problems that are described in this article. Apply this hotfix only to systems that are experiencing the problems described in this article. 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:

http://support.microsoft.com/contactus/?ws=support (http://support.microsoft.com/contactus/?ws=support)

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.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for installing this hotfix.

Restart requirement

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

Hotfix replacement information

This hotfix does not replace a previously released 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 global version of this hotfix package uses a Microsoft Windows Installer package to install the hotfix package. 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

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File name File version File size Date Time Platform
Office-kb958137-fullfile-x86-glb.exe 12.0.6331.5000 15,975,536 20-Oct-2008 20:54 x86

Microsoft Windows Installer .msp file information

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File name File version File size Date Time Platform
Word.msp Not applicable 13,211,648 20-Oct-2008 11:06 Not applicable
Wordconv.msp Not applicable 6,474,240 20-Oct-2008 11:05 Not applicable

Word.msp information

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File name File version File size Date Time Platform
Msword.olb 12.0.6300.5000 768,024 07-Dec-2007 01:05 x86
Winword.exe 12.0.6331.5000 347,488 18-Oct-2008 18:38 x86
Wwlib.dll 12.0.6331.5000 17,496,416 18-Oct-2008 18:38 x86

Wordconv.msp information

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File name File version File size Date Time Platform
Wordcnv.dll 12.0.6331.5000 4,283,232 18-Oct-2008 18:19 x86
Wordconv.exe 12.0.6300.5000 24,584 13-Dec-2007 01:08 x86

REFERENCES

For more information about software update terminology, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

824684  (/Feedback.aspx?kbNumber=824684/ ) Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates

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  • Microsoft Office Word 2007
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