Re: Microsoft Works 8 Stops Working
I had the same problem when I received my new Dell laptop and installed my HP
Officejet 6210. RickB's solution worked.!!! Thanks.
> I had the same problem after I configured my HP C3140 printer/scanner. I
> finally discovered that as long as my HP C3140 was not the "default"
> printer, I had no problems with the Works Spreadsheet. I added a "dummy"
> printer (HP DeskJet 990c) and made it the default.
> "Sam" <Sam@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> >I have a new Emachine with Vista Home Basic installed and am also having a
> > problem with the Database function of Works 8.5. It will not accept
> > databases prepared in earlier editions of Works. Other functions of the
> > suite
> > work. It appears that an update from Microsoft should be forthcoming but
> > no
> > one seems to know when it will be published. Does anyone here have any
> > input.
> > "WestlandOH" wrote:
> >> I have a new HP a1730n with Windows Vista installed. When using the print
> >> function (and some others) in Spreadsheet or Database functions it comes
> >> up
> >> with a message that says Microsoft Works 8 has stopped working. It then
> >> says
> >> it will see if there is a solution ... but nothing happens. Any help?????