Track this discussion and email me when there are updates If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and What version of Office are you using? There has to be an easier way to fix this, though. With update installed, unable to access a doc in "My Docs" using Word - Issue is well described here. http://gamesversion.com/office-2003/office-2003-freezes-when-trying-to-save-as.php
Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. I think that same problem is also with you you have to change a registry setting only[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\comdlg32]value : ?00000000 " instead of "00000000"find more info what i have done and faced No, create an account now. The solution is here:http://support.microsoft.com/kb/918165.Thanks to Ziprar. https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/msoffice/forum/msoffice_word-mso_other/word-2003-hangs-when-saving-file/1d6be026-5086-4408-8b2a-3296f9f161eb
File | Open or toolbar Open button still make Excel hang.- Also noticed that Save As command from the file menu (or the toolbar, if you add a toolbar Save As Thanks 0 Anaheim OP ClaytonBakerJr Nov 18, 2013 at 4:22 UTC Josh I re-read your post and then popped myself in the head...we do not use Offline Tuesday, December 15, 2009 2:45 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Seems the issue is not only related to Office.
From the Tools menu select Options 2. They can navigate to the file through My Documents and open it that way, but then they can't save it.The only fix we've found so far is to uninstall office, rename Anyone have any ideas? p51, Apr 19, 2006 #2 Zack Barresse Joined: Jul 25, 2004 Messages: 5,450 Hi, Take a look here as well: http://tinyurl.com/qlysg Zack Barresse, Apr 19, 2006 #3 p51 Thread Starter
something like that. 0 prev 1 2 next This discussion has been inactive for over a year. Join Date Apr 2006 Posts 1 Work Around Here is a work around for the problem relating to the patch: http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx/kb/918165 All you need is a registry edit (until the next I figure, I spent enough time not knowing what the problem was. http://www.pcguide.com/vb/showthread.php?46106-Office-2003-hangs-when-using-quot-Save-As-quot Then did Change on Office components and unchecked Excel to remove it.
If not, it might need to enumerate the save folder every time, this might cause a bit of lag if you have gigs of files in that folder. I have had issues where corrupt add-ins will cause the Save As dialog box appear behind excel and make it look like it has froze. In some cases it will not come back to life and in others it will. Not a member?
Yes, running auto updates will reinstall, so I've flagged KB908531 not to reinstall until be get a better fix. by Papa Echo / April 15, 2006 2:50 PM PDT In reply to: Can't save/open files in Word, Excel (system freezes) ...what is "can't save or open" ? asked 7 years ago viewed 1761 times active 3 years ago Blog Stack Overflow Podcast #101 - Matt Mullenweg on Open Source, Blogs, and Beyoncé Related 3Browsing \\computer\share fails, but net Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Thanks Ziprar!
Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Similar problem, but........ http://gamesversion.com/office-2003/office-2007-files-opening-in-office-2003.php Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... Join the community Back I agree Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem?
Saturday, December 12, 2009 5:18 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Have you tried running Office without add on mode? Before launching office, hode "Ctrl" while click Office to open Antonaros // December 24, 2016 8:28am PST Related Forums Desktop · 24,977 discussions Laptops · 2,484 discussions Hardware · 18,796 discussions Networks · 41,258 discussions Storage · 1,987 discussions Peripheral · Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended. navigate here Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - XP Security Update by Moulthrop / April 20, 2006 9:56 PM PDT In reply to: Same problem Having trouble with Win XP update
by Arthur1591 / April 17, 2006 12:19 AM PDT In reply to: Same problem This cropped up after the last patch (4/14 or so.) The affected computers are all fully patched by Kees Bakker / April 17, 2006 3:50 AM PDT In reply to: Didn't work, but found this fix Nice to know this. p51, Apr 19, 2006 #4 Zack Barresse Joined: Jul 25, 2004 Messages: 5,450 No problemo.
The time now is 06:18 PM. I think I can safely say this is wide spread with the Win 7 PC's No problems at all with XP. Register now! I'd love any diagnostic suggestions anyone might have.
When the Windows Advanced Options menu appears, select Safe Mode, and then press Enter. Thanks, J p51, Apr 19, 2006 #1 Sponsor p51 Thread Starter Joined: Mar 21, 2002 Messages: 926 I forgot to say that he is running McAfee and we ran First Name Last Name Email Join Now or Log In Oops, something's wrong below. his comment is here Then relogged in as the user and moved over his files, and outlook pst files, to the new profile, and it slow save as dialog problem disappeared.
That's ridiculous. As far as diagnosing, I believe it could be 2 problems.