the permanent fix is to exclude the network drive. What the heck is going on? Try disabling SMB2 and post your experience!! I also have Endpoint installed, however, I have eliminated that as a factor as disabling it and configuring exclusions as well as disabling auto-protect didn't seem to matter. http://nexwarecorp.com/office-2000/office-2000-interfering-with-office-2002.html
Note that this scenario can also cause problems for PowerPoint and Excel, but not when you first open them; only Word crashes on startup as a result of this. For more details and the fix, see Microsoft Knowledge Base article WOFF2000: Program Quits Immediately After Starting When SR-1/SR-1a Update Is Applied (Q255503) Advanced Troubleshooting Alternatively, in Word 2002 (and Thanks Tom P Tom Perrymon, Jun 18, 2004 #1 Advertisements Show Ignored Content Want to reply to this thread or ask your own question? Nothing has worked and I was especially dismayed when switching to Office 2010 did not resolve the error.
I have seen it happen, but once something loads fine, all other documents load quick, then it just works again for... Thanks in advance. Excel files that are local opens fine, only the ones on the network drive takes forever to open.
This is normal, once it is fully done, click close and attempt to use a Microsoft program. Microsoft Office Forums Forums > Archive > Newsgroup Archive > Microsoft Office > Microsoft Office Misc. > Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Members Members Quick Links Notable Members TechRepublic | Forums | Software Software Register Now or Log In to post Welcome back, My Profile Log Out Recent Activity FAQs Guidelines General discussion 0 Votes Locked Office 2K apps Office 2000 apps hang Discussion in 'Business Applications' started by dcardon, Nov 1, 2001.
However, our Vista clients do not experience the issue, as your solution on the 16th implies. 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. Thank you for your help. http://www.techrepublic.com/forums/discussions/office-2k-apps-hang-when-accessing-any-m/ If that doesn't fix it, try renaming Normal.dot (Normal.dotm in Word 2007) to Normal.old (with Word and Outlook closed – and if you have opened a Word document within Internet Explorer,
Or Renaming any files in Word's Startup path from [filename].dot to [filename].old. Main reason for posting was to help make this thread longer and voice my disgust with Microsoft, SBS2008 and Office 2007/2010. file in use open a read only copy). Note that life can get very confusing should you install personal add-ins in the Office Startup folder; it is better to put all your add-ins in the folder shown under Tools
Just having issues over the network. http://www.tomsguide.com/forum/236746-49-words-2003-hang-startup-hang-opening All rights reserved. I'm not even running Symantec on this system, Microsoft should be ahead of this one! Log in or Sign up Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Software & Hardware > Business Applications > Computer problem?
If you close the program and use XP explore or open My Documents the file can be deleted. I do have SMB signing off but I have not disable SMBv2 Tuesday, July 27, 2010 2:53 AM Reply | Quote Answerer 0 Sign in to vote I've been dealing with I downloaded a tool called DDESpy. http://nexwarecorp.com/office-2000/office-2000-sp-1-won-t-run.html I have been looking for almost a year now.
A lot of which are related to all of our issues as presented above. Friday, June 04, 2010 8:29 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Its June 2010 .. Best picks Reviews News Tutorials Forum MORE All articles How to Gift Ideas Downloads Tom's Hardware Tom's IT Pro About Tom's Guide Login Your question Get the answer Tom's Guide>Forum>Apps General
Still nothing.. Here is the link with all the information leading up to it...the download link and another article explaining in more depth can be found near the bottom of the posts. I'll update everyone if we find out any more information. Lawyers office word 2007 locs when opening network docs.
Ever since I upgraded a few users to Office 2007 this has been an issue with any Office documents taking up to 5 minutes to open. Partway through the repair process, your computer will look like the image below. At another client we disabled smb2 on a workstation and left the other workstation alone, should have an answer back tomorrow as to any issues. http://nexwarecorp.com/office-2000/office-2000-startup.html Tuesday, August 23, 2011 1:41 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote What is Open Office?
But . . . . POSSIBLE IMPORTANT NOTE: We redirect our Documents, Favorites, & Desktop to the server. Perhaps a time-out because of credentials/authentication? Like what SBURLESON said all other Excel files open fine after passing the first file.
For instance, If I leave my computer for the evening, the next morning I am almost guaranteed to have the issue upon attempting to open my first documents for the day. Check the running processes to ensure that there are no stalled instances of Word still running, and if there are, end those processes. For a summary of each diagnostic, visit Microsoft's site. 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
It does reports downloading in bottom right status bar. Also, explorer seems to go out and discover the share. Let us know if applying the updates resolves this patience-testing issue for anyone else. If you find you have more than one copy, delete the one that you didn't just install.