Re: 2007 Microsoft Office Suite Service Pack 2
Did you install Office 2007 SP2 and IE8 concurrently? Is IE8 still
~Robear Dyer (PA Bear)
MS MVP-IE, Mail, Security, Windows Client - since 2002
> I recently downloaded and installed the above mentioned software update.
> After installation my email client (Outlook) failed every time. I spent
> hours on line with the email ISP attempting to correct the problem with no
> success. The next day I started playing with my Verizion USB modem that I
> use for connection and it also failed. As it turns out, after the update,
> Outlook is looking for either a dial-up or broadband connection. The USB
> modem I use for connection is a wireless dial-up modem that will only
> initiate by using hardware specific software, so Outlook fails to see the
> connection as does other Microsoft products. I finally resolved the
> by restoring my computer to a point before the Office Suite Service Pack 2
> was installed.
> I also have the same problem with Internet Explorer. It worked before, but
> when the version 8 was downloaded and installed all of a sudden I have
> connection problems.
> I tried to find a place to let Microsoft know about the problem with the
> update but couldn't find anywhere to do that. Can anyone help me let them
> know that the new updates they are issuing are not compatable with
> mobile modems? As we all know we are all getting more mobile.
> Ruth McDonald
> Dell Inspiron 1525
> Vista Ultimate
> Verizion USB modem