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MS office crashes on save-as/ vista

Discussion in 'Windows Vista' started by sma-cwi, Aug 25, 2009.

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  1. sma-cwi

    sma-cwi Thread Starter

    Aug 25, 2009
    Hi All:
    I have problems trying to save files in a different place to that suggested by Vista e.g. Vista might suggest saving a file to C:\User\Documents\ (say) but I want to save it to D:\Subject\File name. As soon as I enter the new location Word promptly crashes. (It will save to the original suggested location with no problem).

    I'm doing lots of time-consuming work-arounds. Saving a document is a key element in making a computer function.

    This is true with all MS Office products (2003 and 2007), and also with OpenOffice. It would seem to be down to Vista.

    I'm using Vista Home on a Toshiba U305 computer.
  2. DaveA

    DaveA David Trusted Advisor

    Nov 16, 1999
    Can you tell us what this "D" drive is?
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