Re: Excel 97 Crash setting options w/Win XP

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Subject: Re: Excel 97 Crash setting options w/Win XP
Posted by:  Dave Peterson (ec357…@msn.com)
Date: Tue, 07 Oct 2003

You wrote SR1 and SR1....

Maybe this is it:

XL97: Page Fault or Violation When You Click Options on the Tools Menu
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;108032

sounds like it describes your Tools|Options problem (it says it was corrected in
xl97 SR2).

Heather wrote:
>
> I have just installed Windows XP Pro on my system,
> updated everything using Windows Update, then installed
> Office 97 with SR1 and SR1. When I open Excel and click
> TOOLS>OPTIONS, it crashes Excel (gives an error and shuts
> down the program). Error dialog text is pretty useless..
> just says "Microsoft Excel has encountered a problem and
> needs to close. We are sorry for the inconvenience."
>
> Thoughts and suggestions appreciated!

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Dave Peterson
ec357…@msn.com

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Excel 97 Crash setting options w/Win XP posted by Heather on Tue, 7 Oct 2003