Word XP title bar flashes

  Mike-290284 07:23 17 Oct 2003

I have MS Office XP Professional on my computer and sometimes the blue title bar flashes whenI seek to close a file or when I try to use the mneu bar. What am I doing wrong. This also happens on a very large word file (90mb) on my laptop but then it usually only haappens when I try and use the menu bar.

  Taff36 07:55 17 Oct 2003

This has been on the forum before but it took me some time to relocate it. click here;en-us;812075&Product=wd2002

Hope it`s close to your solution.

  Jester2K II 08:04 17 Oct 2003

click here

When you try to use Microsoft Word, one or more of the following symptoms occur:
The Word title bar flashes when you click Print.
The Word title bar flashes when you click Help.
The Word title bar flashes when you click Save As.
The Windows taskbar button for Word flashes.
Word stops responding.
You receive an error message similar to the following when you click End Task in Task Manager to end an unresponsive instance of Word:

Word cannot close because an active dialog box is open.
You receive an Invalid Page Fault error message.
This issue may occur if you enable the Norton AntiVirus plug-in for Microsoft Office on your computer.
To work around this issue, disable the Norton AntiVirus plug-in for Microsoft Office.

  Taff36 08:25 17 Oct 2003

Thanks - my link to the same didn`t work.

  Jester2K II 08:42 17 Oct 2003

Sorry didn't mean to steal your thunder.

The link works better with a bit of adjustment

http: // support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;812075&Product=wd2002 (i've added spaces to stop it becoming a Click Here) can be editied to

http: // support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=812075

Which then works as click here

It the 812075 thats needed..

  Stuartli 08:47 17 Oct 2003

They also flash in the task bar to indicate that a window/program has opened.

  Taff36 09:12 17 Oct 2003

No problem mate. Thanks for the explanation as well - I`ll try to remember that one next time.

  Mike-290284 09:14 17 Oct 2003

My first use of a helproom and you have all left me stunned. Problem solved thanks to you all.

  graham√ 09:26 17 Oct 2003

Copy and paste into Word http:// support.microsoft.com/?kbid=

Take out the space between / and s, save as Microsoft links.

Credit to VoG.

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