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Windows 7: Memory Leak when Copying/Selecting Word files

16 Oct 2009   #21


Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by jcuervo79 View Post
SDB15, I have the same problem, when i select any word files on explorer the memory consumption goes up 100% and freeze up the machine. This problem only happens with word files (Microsoft word 2007).... Do you solve the problem????.

OS . Win 7
Can you please test what happens when you boot the machine in safe mode (press F8 at startup)? Is the same symptom evident?

As a separate test, you might want to try uninstalling your anti-virus temporarily (disabling it is not a valid test) and retrying the same steps which normally lead to a problem.

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