Have you installed the service packs?
Mary Sauer MS MVP
"Steve" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> I installed MS Office Small Business. Excel and Publisher
> are locking up as soon as I try to do anything. When I
> CRTL ALT DEL the programs are "not responding." Is there
> a file that could be missing. I remember something about
> a kernel file from MS Office 98. I would apppreciate your