I have installed a different office 2003 and still have the problem. The Solution: When background printing is switched on, Word XP is a mite sensitive to your editing headers and footers, working with comments, or running macros that return document information (for To find out where Word's Startup folder is, look under Tools + Options + File Locations in Word If you cannot see the file extensions (as in [filename].dot), you can switch Weird Issue Mar 31, 2008 Add New Comment You need to be a member to leave a comment. check my blog
Try uninstalling it and see if word clears up. Cheers, thelaceman Jun 21, 2005 #1 smlvoice TS Rookie word keeps crashing Wondering if you found a solution to your problem because I have the same issue. The files and setting of my old Windows 7 computer are now in my new Windows 7 computer. So - If these were my machines, I would: • Uninstall Office (reboot machine - my habit is always reboot after installs and uninstalls) • Clean your computer of temporary files,
Paste this into the new fileSolution 2: If the problem continues with the new file, cut and paste complex formatting elements such as tables, charts, and graphics into new, separate files Word shuts down and send an error report after only 10-15 sec of operation. We are running Novell on our network. Word 2013 can't edit files with custom XML elements, so I want to use 2003 to open them.
Regards, KNish 03-17-2005, 06:50 PM #4 YeeFam Mac Tech, Alternative Computing Forums Join Date: Nov 2004 Posts: 254 OS: MAC OS X (Unix) You should have Normal.dot. Unfortunately I'm not at the client any more. Use solution templates, visual designers and components to develop version-neutral, secure and easy deployable extensions for all Office versions. We can only do so much for free (we didn't bill for the 6 hours).
Unless of course we're experiencing some odd, slow, hardware death. It could be an innocent error or it could be a virus. Could this be a virus issue? Cheers, urbanseeder Sep 14, 2005 #5 smlvoice TS Rookie windows 2003 and printer driver My printer driver is the hp all in one printer-scanner-copier hhp psc 2105.
Publisher also crashes out like Word, but does it faster. 04-13-2005, 06:37 AM #8 YeeFam Mac Tech, Alternative Computing Forums Join Date: Nov 2004 Posts: 254 OS: click site I?ve searched online but have not found anything anyone has posted about a similar problem. I found 4 instances of normal.dot on my system and deleted them with word shut down. Some are 2007 docs, and I use the Microsoft tool for editing those docs.
TechRepublic Search GO CXO Cloud Big Data Security Innovation More Software Data Centers Networking Startups Tech & Work All Topics Sections: Photos Videos All Writers Newsletters Forums Resource Library Tech Pro network, flash drive, HDD, or is Word just crashing even if all you are doing is loading the program? There should be a copy in: C:\Documents and Settings\Owner\Application Data\Microsoft\Templates On my machine - I have a copy in my account's \Application Data\Micro...... news Author: Lance Friedemann 2 29 16 Mar, 2017 07:00:10 Author: Andrei Smolin Getting current instance of task pane returns null (Pages: 1 2 ) Author: Sean Devenish 12 134 16
I just can't work with it, even though it always saves the documents before it crashes. Any help is appreciated. 04-12-2005, 11:05 PM #6 YeeFam Mac Tech, Alternative Computing Forums Join Date: Nov 2004 Posts: 254 OS: MAC OS X (Unix) Seems to He also experiences the problem when disconnected from a network, but it's not entirely clear to me if this is a red herring.
Open task manager and watch the resources while playing in word. When installing Office, I would consider taking the computer off the internet, turn off Virus check, Spybot, etc. (I once had a DOC file that got corrupted and crashed Word 95 My System Specs OS windows xp/windows 7 CPU athlon 64 x2 3800 Motherboard asrock 939dual-sata2 Memory 2gb ddr400 (2x1gb stick) Graphics Card Powercolour 3870 Sound Card Creative Audigy Value 2 Monitor(s) My System Specs OS OS Sassa View Public Profile Find More Posts by Sassa 13 Aug 2009 #7 zigzag3143 Win 8 Release candidate 8400 2,125 posts Quote:
When only the last paragraph of the old file remains, press CTRL-END and then press CTRL-SHIFT-HOME to select everything but the final paragraph mark (where some formatting information is stored). My System Specs OS windows xp/windows 7 CPU athlon 64 x2 3800 Motherboard asrock 939dual-sata2 Memory 2gb ddr400 (2x1gb stick) Graphics Card Powercolour 3870 Sound Card Creative Audigy Value 2 Monitor(s) My System Specs OS windows xp/windows 7 CPU athlon 64 x2 3800 Motherboard asrock 939dual-sata2 Memory 2gb ddr400 (2x1gb stick) Graphics Card Powercolour 3870 Sound Card Creative Audigy Value 2 Monitor(s) More about the author Has Word ever worked?
nssatikunvar // March 7, 2017 10:17pm PST 0 How do I populate a from from another Table Chapel6 // 4 days ago Related Forums Software Â· 43,612 discussions Open Source Â· Along with my repaired doc, Word shows me a list of other versions of the same doc (all showing a status of ?repaired?), so I always select the one at the Login now. And these files would persist with an Office uninstall/reinstall.
I spent 12hours with Dell Support (mostly on hold to Bangalore) and, after searches looking for a nonexistent normal.dot in my system, they had me reinstall windows from factory presets. Be very careful when following these suggestions, though—they involve making edits to system files.Home Word 2003 Freeze A Word document freezes or behaves erratically Search MS Office A-Z The crash will have left a selection of temporary files in the current Document folder for any document that was open at the time, in the Word Startup Folder, in the All rights reserved.
Author: Thorsten Dreiner 3 54 13 Mar, 2017 05:24:11 Author: Andrei Smolin Why is my Excel Add-in not appearing? This may be a waste of time - but it will eliminate them as the culprits and will give you more system resources. • Test 2: Does Office even run in Share Flag This conversation is currently closed to new comments. 3 total posts (Page 1 of 1) Â + Follow this Discussion Â· | Thread display: Collapse - | Expand + As far as background tasks go, I had tried running it without antivirus (we don't leave spybot's agent on, nor Microsoft's Antispyware agents), and also manually went through the Task Manager
This generally strips out corrupt formatting, but you will lose some of your formatting. If you cannot open the document after a freeze, refer to the previous problem and solution. I have no problems with the other Office applications.