I created several pub files using office 2007. I pasted in multiple Word docs
created with two computers, one using XP, the other using Vista. The files
using docs from both computers will not open ("publisher cannot open this
file" error). I ran a test with 6 Word docs created on XP pasted into a
publisher file, opened closed it with Vista computer, no problem. Pasted 1
Word doc created on Vista into the same file then closed and tried to reopen
document but got the aformentioned error message. I tried the registry fixes
Mary Sauer suggested but no results. Thumbnails of...Installation of Office XP SP3 issue...
I am using the Outlook 2002 client. Since I have installed Office XP
"Service Pack 3", I have noticed that each time a mail message arrives in my
mailbox, a window pop's up stating that ...
A program is trying to access email addresss you have stored in Outlook. Do
you want to allow this? etc...
This is really annoying. How do I turn this off??
Sue Mosher, Outlook MVP
Microsoft Outlook Programming - Jumpstart for
Administrators, Power Users, and Developers
http://www.outl...After XP sp2 upgrade, Outlook 2003 crashes every time a Contact is saved or links to other contacts added to it
The subject line says it all. On my Toshiba Tablet PC, "After XP sp2
upgrade, Outlook 2003 crashes every time a Contact is saved or links
to other contacts added to it" (via the Contact's "Contacts..." link
button). The error signature is always the same:
AppName: outlook.exe AppVer: 11.0.6353.0 AppStamp:408f2937
ModName: mso.dll ModVer: 11.0.6360.0 ModStamp:40d147de
fDebug: 0 Offset: 0001f0e3d
And I always send a report to Microsoft (about 115K each), but there
is no response giving a fix as there sometimes is.
With www.Microsoft.com -> Windows Update, I ha...Office XP transfer of files to new PC
I am transfering files from my old PC to a new one and I
want to take my Office XP just as it is on the old one to
the new one; settings and all. Anyone know how to do this?
First, you must reinstall Office.
Then you can configure Outlook to use the same Outlook Data File (PST file)
you were using before instead of the new blank one it created when you
- Go to Tools > Options > Mail Setup > Data Files > Add...
- Add the PST you'd like as your new default, then Close > OK to exit the
- Go to Tools > E-mail Accounts > View or chan...How to add DHCP mgmt console to XP
Is there a way I can manage DHCP running on SBS2003, or at least look
into the current lease list from an XP client?
How can I run the dhcpmgmt.msc from an XP client?
Maybe RDC into the SBS from the XP client?
-Please post the resolution to your issue so others may benefit.
-Get Your SBS Health Check at www.sbsbpa.com
> Is there a way I can manage DHCP running on SBS2003, or at least look
> into the current lease list from an XP client?
> How can I run the dhcpmgmt.msc from an XP client?
Tha...Microsoft Office XP excel 2003
When I open Excel 2003 the splash screen hangs for 30 seconds to about a
minute and then excel opens and behaves normally.
All other office programs such as Word etc open quickly and behave normally.
If Excel is opened in safe mode , the program opens rapidly without any
splash screen at all.
Any explanations and indeed a cure for this behaviour ?
When you open excel in safe mode, you're not opening the addins or stuff in your
XLStart folder or your customized toolbar.
If you don't have lots of addins turned on and don't have lots of stuff in your
XLS...Publisher 2002 photo and graphic problems on xp
Microsoft Publisher 2002 works well on my old computer with Windows 98.
However, I installed Pub. 2002 in my new computer with Windows XP and have
many problems with photos and graphics just showing outline or no image at
all. Is 2002 compatable with Windows XP?
Yes, Publisher 2002 is compatible with Windows XP, it should work better than it did
View, pictures, detailed display.
If this isn't the solution....
Even though your computer is new, it doesn't necessarily mean your video driver is up
Slide the acceleration down on your adapter, control panel,...Money 2001 and xp #2
I've been using money for some time but just recently I
keep on getting this message " this opperation cannot be
preformed " and each time I go from one account to onther
this box keeps poping up and then the other box opens
asking do I want to send this report to Microsoft can you
suggest for me what to do i CAN'T SEEM TO GET ONTO
MICROSOFT TO HELP ME OUT
Robert (Australia )
In microsoft.public.money, Robert Herod wrote:
>I've been using money for some time but just recently I
>keep on getting this message " this opperation cannot be
&g...Folder sharing in XP Home vs. XP Pro?
Why is it that I can mount shared folders coming from my desktop running
XP Pro onto my laptop running XP Home, but not vice-versa? I don't think
I've done anything different between the two machines when sharing out
"Yousuf Khan" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> Why is it that I can mount shared folders coming from my desktop running
> XP Pro onto my laptop running XP Home, but not vice-versa? I don't think
> I've done anything different between the two machines when shar...Can someone PLEASE let me know how to change my desktop settings in Vista?
I have a Nikon D3000 which takes shots that are wider in ratio
to their height than my monitor is. When I was running XP, it
automatically displayed the wallpaper as widescreen, with bars at the
top and bottom.
My Vista set up doesn't do that automatically and I don't know
how to make it happen. I'm no expert, but I've managed to do a little
more in terms of fixing things than a lot of comp owners who aren't
programmers have, but this baffles me, despite the fact there are
probably teenagers in this city who use a machine 20 minutes a week
who would know. And th...Can't Send Messages Using Outlook Web Access & XP
Our users with Windows XP cannot send messages using OWA. I've read a few KB
articles about some incompatabilities between XP and OWA, but none of the
proposed fixes (using the "basic" rather than "premium" client, or changing
the security settings in IE) seem to solve this last problem. When they
click on "send", it generates an unspecified "error on page". The problem
occurs using IE and Firefox, but just on XP machines. My Windows 2000
machine works fine using IE and even my Macintosh using Safari (gasp!) works.
...XP Pro desktop Search updates
Need to know the numbers of updates to XP desktop search. Particularly the
one that lost me the dog (Search Companion) and gave me Desktop Search. The
latest update is 4 and I have not installed that.
> Need to know the numbers of updates to XP desktop search. Particularly the
> one that lost me the dog (Search Companion) and gave me Desktop Search.
> latest update is 4 and I have...AfxDaoInit fails on Win XP SP2
after deinstalling some test applications and then installing the Win XP SP2
a call to AfxDaoInit() fails with a CDaoException. This usually means that
the Jet is missing.
Windows however reports that the Jet is now part of the system so its not
possible to install the latest Microsoft Jet 4.0 SP as well.
Any idea how to check the presence of the Jet and solve the issue?
Thank you for your time and help.
...Outlook XP and VPN
My sales force can not use Outlook when they VPN to our network. Everything
seems fine on the mail server. When they open Outlook, they see their mail,
but can not do anything with it. Any suggestions?
"=?Utf-8?B?UGVycnk=?=" <Perry@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in
> My sales force can not use Outlook when they VPN to our network.
> Everything seems fine on the mail server. When they open Outlook, they
> see their mail, but can not do anything with it. Any suggestions?
What do you mean by "can't ...UPGRADE XP HOME to XP PRO SP2
I have Windows XP Home, SP3 with latest updates.
I purchased Retail Windows PRO with SP2
How do I upgrade my XP home to XP PRO?
Either uninstall SP3 from Home Edition or slipstream SP3 into your XP Pro
installation media and create a new installation CD.
"LURKER" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
>I have Windows XP Home, SP3 with latest updates.
> I purchased Retail Windows PRO with SP2
> How do I upgrade my XP home to XP PRO?
there is very little difference between
...2000 Deluxe & Windows XP looks for disk at start up.
Installing 2000 Deluxe on XP Pro system works for awhile then spontaneously
starts to look for a disk on startup. The msgbox caption is "No Disk" and
the message is something like "Msmoney.exe Put disk in drive D:" The
program will open after Ignoring, Retrying or Canceling the prompt. Its
I'm wondering if anyone knows of a command line switch that might fix the
In microsoft.public.money, Lemo wrote:
>Installing 2000 Deluxe on XP Pro system works for awhile then spontaneously
>starts to look for a disk on startup. The m...Vista Business, SBS 2008 & mapped drives...
One of my users has a vista business laptop that is not a member of
I have mapped drives for her, that are using her domain account, but
these have been nothing but problems.
When booting up, she will get a message about some drives not being
available & will have to mount them manually, but recently it has
gotten to the point of the laptop will prettty much lock up when at
the point of trying to map the drives.
I have hoped that once I join her laptop to the domain, this should
Of course, she hasn't had the time to give up her laptop to do this,
so I...Outlook 2002 or XP
I am interested in buying a laptop and having it sync
with my desktop when I return home from trips. Is there
a way to have Outlook sync all files so that they are
identical to the desktop automatically? I don't want to
have to import export files each time. I would like both
computers on a wireless network to update to the most
recent data without manual intervention. Similar to a
Ipaq or Pocket PC.
Refer to this article from Slipstick:
use the Office Online web based newsreader here:
http://www.micr...windows xp & firewall.
Help please--My wife's thinkpad has xp home, serv pack3. No matter how
many times I enable windows firewall it always is turned off when I
reboot. I go to security center and set it. I also set it thru my
wireless connection. But sure enough when I reboot I get the little red
shield in the tray telling me no firewall. Any ideas?
Thankyou for any and all help.
Using Opera's revolutionary e-mail client: http://www.opera.com/mail/
> Help please--My wife's thinkpad has xp home, serv pack3. No matter
> how many times I enable windows f...Money 99 and Windows XP SP2
After updating Windows XP with SP2, my old loved Microsoft Money 99 stop
working. When I try to open the program, nothing happends. It appears in the
processes list for a moment and then disapears.
Try reinstalling the program, SP2 may have overwritten some settings that
Money 99 wanted.
Glyn Simpson, Microsoft MVP - Money
for UK tips and fixes for MS Money. To send Microsoft your wishes or
suggestions, use http://register.microsoft.com/mswish/suggestion.asp
or http://www.mic...Outlook 2002 (XP) Holidays for 2006
How do you get the holidays added to your outlook calender for 2006? When I
do the Holiday Add-in under options it says it can only add holidays for
years 2001 - 2005. Is there anyway to add the 2006 holidays?
Thanks in advance.
Milly Staples [MVP - Outlook]
Post all replies to the group to keep the discussion intact. All
unsolicited mail sent to my personal account will be deleted without
After furious head scratching, Lisa Beach asked:
| How do you get the holidays added to your outlook calender for 2006?
| When I d...Publisher in XP Pro 2002
We are using XP Pro 2002 in our office and I am wondering why Publisher is
not offered as one of the choices.
The choices for what? Did you ask your IT department if they installed it?
MVP Microsoft [Publisher]
Tech Editor for "Microsoft Publisher 2007 For Dummies"
"IOG122" <IOG122@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> We are using XP Pro 2002 in our office and I am wondering why Publisher is
> not offered as one of the choices.
Publis...Outlook 2007 + windows XP
I get this error: 0x80042112 when I try to download mail.
It's likely an issue with antivirus/firewall/security suite. Disable the
integration with Outlook, make an exception for Outlook on the firewall, and
try again. Please post back to let us know how you make out.
Kathleen Orland - MVP Outlook
Outlook Tips: http://www.outlook-tips.net/
> I get this error: 0x80042112 when I try to download mail.
> Help Me!!!!
Remove the email acct. Close outlook, make sure its closed in Task manager
and then...XP/sp3 and xp/sp2
The machine came with XP/SP3.
Is there a way to revert from XP/SP3 to XP/SP2?
Thanks for any help.
Sunny T. wrote:
> The machine came with XP/SP3.
> Is there a way to revert from XP/SP3 to XP/SP2?
> Thanks for any help.
No, not if SP3 isn't in the Add/Remove Programs.
"Sunny T." <Sunny@comcast.net> wrote in message
> The machine came with XP/SP3.
> Is there a way to revert from XP/SP3 to XP/SP2?
> Thanks for any help.
N...Outlook (Office XP) #3
I have set up my Outlook on my home PC to mirror the setup of my email
account at church. I have made this email account the default account
but cannot send a test message or get any in box messages to show
(there are few message in the in box). I would like to be able to
check for emails on my church address from home without having to
connect to a church PC. Any suggestions?
Thanks for your help.
FJB <FJB0623@aol.com> wrote:
> I have set up my Outlook on my home PC to mirror the setup of my email
> account at church. I have made this email account the default account