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Windows 7: Office 2007 not loading in 7048

05 Mar 2009   #1

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit
Office 2007 not loading in 7048

Since upgrading to 7048 this morning Ive not managed to get any office 2007 app to load. Are there any known fixes about?

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05 Mar 2009   #2

windows 7

The MS Office 2007 working perfectly and smoothly with Windows 7 ver 7048. Try again.
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06 Mar 2009   #3

Windows 7 x64

Since upgrading to 7048 this morning Ive not managed to get any office 2007 app to load. Are there any known fixes about?
Any insight on what you are seeing as far as messages as to why it won't load? I don't know where you got the build, but maybe there is a problem with it. Was this a clean install of 7048?
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09 Mar 2009   #4

Windows 7 Enterprise SP1 x64 Windows 8 Enterprise RTM x64

Working a ok here on x86 7048

Including getting the service pack/updates from win update...
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09 Mar 2009   #5

Windows Vista/Seven

Maybe yu have ati tray tools installed?
Wth att any ms program works
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09 Mar 2009   #6

Vista Ult64, Win7600

Hi,I've just installed the full package ,and the updates /servicepack came in and everything is looking good,no problems so far.
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09 Mar 2009   #7
Microsoft MVP

Vista and now 7 in 32 and 64 bit.

No problems here. No fixes, mods etc. Just a straight install.
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14 Mar 2009   #8


I do have the same problem on all x64 builds of Windows 7: the start menu shortcuts of Office 2007 do not work. I can start all programs directly (by opening the exe files inf C:\Program Files (x86)\...) and I also can open a doc file, for example. When I manually create a shortcut to the exe file, it also works.

It's just the default shortcuts in the start menu (which are created during setup) that don't work. When I open the properties of such a shortcut, the "Target location" field is empty (and can not be edited). The "Target" field says: "Microsoft Office Enterprise 2007". So obviously, the shortcuts were created incorrectly, because they don't contain any path information to the target?

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14 Mar 2009   #9

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit

I think it was a permissions issue. I had to remove the shortcuts and put them back on.

Im now on 7057 having formatted and have no issues.
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20 Mar 2009   #10
Rich Hackney

Windows 7 beta
Office 12 Shortcut problems

I am also having no luck with starting any component of Office 12 (window 7048, I think everything worked in Windows 7000 build). I can get them to work if a: Use program compatibility wizard or (best, lauch from explorer the file directly in programs files, ec. directory.

As one pointed out, the startup shortcuts seem to be corrupt.

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