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Disruptive posting: Flaming or offending other usersIllegal activities: Promote cracked software, or other illegal contentOffensive: Sexually explicit or offensive languageSpam: Advertisements or commercial links Submit report Cancel report Track this discussion It didn't sovle the problem either. Do you mind sending me an email when you do post a message? Hopefully one of them will help. http://midsolutions.org/word-2000/word-2000-stopped-opening-my-documents.html

The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down. All submitted content is subject to our Terms of Use. Also, Linda, it's almost 1:30 am in Sydney, Australia. On opening, all the other apps like Excel and what not open fine for the exception of Word which just sits there with the hour glass.

If you cannot see the file extensions (as in Normal.dot) see the reference to switching their display on in ii) below. If you find you have more than one copy, delete the one that you didn't just install. Advertisement Recent Posts ABC of double letters #7 knucklehead replied Mar 18, 2017 at 7:01 AM A-Z Occupations #4 knucklehead replied Mar 18, 2017 at 7:01 AM A to Z of If that fixes it, there is an error in a macro in your Normal template; and if you didn'tcreate the macro, that could mean a virus – in which case, get

  • When I try to start Word from the Shortcut (Winword) , or from a Word file, I get the small Word 2000 menu and then it crashes and wants to send
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  • Or Renaming any files in Word's Startup path from [filename].dot to [filename].old.
  • Each time I try to open a Word Document the Initial Microsoft Word 2000 window opens - the Icon Window/Welcome Window - and freezes.
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  • The problem could be a corrupt add-in or start up template.
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Typically, you may get the error message: “Error VBE6.DLL”. Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed. The time now is 12:12 AM. To do so, select View + Folder Options (or Tools + Folder Options, or View + Options, in some versions of Windows); and on the “View” tab of the dialog, deselect

These temporary files can impair the future smooth running of the application and should be deleted. Check out the forums and get free advice from the experts. I've battled with it over the past few days.If your Word 2000 is hanging at startup AND you have Adobe design products installed (i.e. How can I troubleshoot this problem since students cannot access the A: drive directly and can only open their files through the Open File dialog box?

To do so, run the “Add Printer” wizard under Start + Settings + Printers, while you are connected to the network. EMN123, Mar 15, 2017 at 12:04 AM, in forum: Business Applications Replies: 0 Views: 65 EMN123 Mar 15, 2017 at 12:04 AM Solved Find explicit numbers in Word 2007 FLYNNE, Mar I really appreciate your help. If it isn't a template corruption, it may be a corrupt registry key – try deleting the Data Key – follow this link for more details.

Just like with the global template, Word will look for this Data folder and recreate it fresh if it can't find it. http://midsolutions.org/word-2000/word-2000-as-email-editor-outlook-2000-causing-text-headache.html Please join our friendly community by clicking the button below - it only takes a few seconds and is totally free. If none of these fixes help, please post with full details to the Application Errors newsgroup. SHOW ME NOW CNET © CBS Interactive Inc.  /  All Rights Reserved.

This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. Close Outlook and press CTRL+ALT+DEL to open the Windows Task Manager. Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... news It does freeze Word 2000.

About Us We're a friendly discussion community for Microsoft Office help and support. I Ctrl+Alt+delete and the computer displays a "not responding" message next to Word. This could be template or registry corruption – follow all the steps listed under “If Word crashes as soon as it opens ...”.

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Word 2000 Freezes on startup Discussion in 'Business Applications' started by helenac, Mar 28, 2003. Second time with an OPEN DOCUMENT window "that it warned me to closed" - I still ran "DETECT AND REPAIR" from the WORD 2000 program. Then the computer freezes entirely. More about the author Delete this Data folder and relaunch Word.

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