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Microsoft Works Suite 2000 Database

Q: Microsoft Works Suite 2000 Database

After a major crash I lost all of the Works Suite and had to reinstall it. Now the database crashes everytime I try to use it. Norton intercepts the crash and gives me this message:
OleMainThreadWndName
Everything else in the Suite works fine.
I need some help.
Thank you
Bonnie

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A:Can I Install Microsoft Works Suite 2000 ?

If it ran in XP it will almost certainly run in Vista. But I am running Office 2003 which runs flawlessly in Vista.
AvgFree and Avast both offer free Anti-virus programs for Vista. They work without problems.

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A:Solved: Microsoft works suite 2000

homeatrl said:

it says I need the CD number. Does anyone know any way around this? It is not a 'life or death' situation, but it is a book I have been working on. Fortunately, I had printed out most of it, but I would really like to have it on the computer to make changes, etc. Thanks so much for any help.Click to expand...

Couple things:
Open Office can read WORD files-- and is a free Office Suite--- download it, use it, give it away---- all legal, all Open Source. Suite includes a wor4d processor that will read and write .doc files (as well as many other formats), as well as including a spreadsheet, and presentation software.
http://www.openoffice.org/

Second option is AbiWord--- another free alterantive to WORD. This is not a full suite, but a great little word processor which can read and write .doc files (& a whole lot more)
http://www.abisource.com/

good luck.
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A:works suite 2003 database

This happens in Excel too, putting a column in alphabetical order is assumed to mean that you want all the rows to still contain the original values.

In Excel, you can highlight the data in the column and this sorts only that column - Then move on to the next column, etc.

If that doesn't work in Works, you may want to
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A:Works 2000 database

I have that version, there's doesn't seem to be that option. As an alternative, try selecting the records and applying left -- right -- top -- bottom borders (via Format -- Border).

EDIT: my mistake ; File -- Page Setup -- Other Options.

By "custom form", do you mean an input form, like Access? Don't know, will look it up.

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A:Works suite 2000

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A:Microsoft Works Database

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Hi Tony.
It's most likely infected.
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A:Microsoft Works Suite

Gazmysta
Perhaps if you tell us what the file extension is we can advise you.

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A:Microsoft Works Database files

Did you TRY exporting?

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A:Microsoft Works Suite 2004

Works updates:
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What OS are you using?
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Are you logged in as the Administrator?
 

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Not at all.
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But generally I prefer the Office Suite.
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A:Microsoft Works Database printing issue

I have been doing more research and I'm starting to think that there is just a compatibility issue. I'm still wondering if anyone knows how to make this work with Vista.

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How complex is your formatting? You could save it as a .rtf (rich text format) and that will be compatible with practically anything.

Also this is from Wikipedia:



A general C++ library, libwps,[15][16] can extract text from many different versions of Microsoft Works. OpenOffice.org variants such as Go-oo, LibreOffice, NeoOffice and OxygenOffice[17] have included libwps. libwps also provides a command line converter.Click to expand...

So if rtf isn't going to do it for you, installing one of those OpenOffice variants may work.
 

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A:Solved: Microsoft Home Publishing Suite 2000 issue....

well somehow it works now so thinks for the many replies that I recieved

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A:Microsoft Works 2000

I notice you did not comment on the third possibility listed. Did you forget to turn off your virus checker before the installation? A good idea with troublesome installations is to close out everything except Explorer and Systray by using Ctrl+Alt & Delete. That process not only frees up memory but turns off any program that might interfere with the installation.
 

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A:Microsoft Works 2000

I had the same problem, but i called my product support number and the walked me through it. Unfortunatly I can't rember all the steps. I know it is frustrating, but they solved the problem in 5 minutes instead of the 5 hours I spent trying to correct it myself. Give them a call! Good Luck!
 

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A:Microsoft Works 2000

I am having the same problem. Was this ever resolved?.
 

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A:Microsoft Works 2000

This occurs often when your hard drive needs to be defragmented. Hard drives particularly ought to be defragmented after uninstall/reinstall or after deleting or adding lots of files to the hard drive. Have you defragged?
 

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A:Can't Download Microsoft Works 2000

The windows installer cleanup utility usually works flawless at removing programs from your computer

http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;290301

gives a brief description and has a download link

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A:Will "microsoft works suite 2005" work with Vista?

Apparently it is according to a quick search on google. I have not tried it myself.
I have just got a pc with vista. I loaded a lot of older software which works with out problems.
 

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Hello When Error 2000 Microsoft Driver - - Device XP Windows Pro. Works I tried to acess any one of the Microsoft Works applications my system reboots When I am done logging in the computer sends an error report to Microsoft According to the report there is some sort of quot Device Driver Error quot https oca microsoft com The quot Error Type quot From https oca microsoft com --- gt Error Caused by a Device Driver Thank you for submitting an error report Unfortunately we cannot provide you with specific information about how to resolve this problem at this time The information that you and other users submit will be used to investigate this Microsoft Works 2000 - Windows XP Pro. - Device Driver Error problem Analysis A device driver installed on your system caused the problem but we cannot determine the precise cause Getting Help Depending on which situation is applicable to you do one of the following If this problem occurred Microsoft Works 2000 - Windows XP Pro. - Device Driver Error after you installed a new hardware device on your system the problem might be Microsoft Works 2000 - Windows XP Pro. - Device Driver Error caused by the driver for the device If you know the manufacturer of the device contact the manufacturer s product support service for assistance Some software such as firewall and anti-virus software also installs drivers If this problem occurred after you installed new software the software might have installed a driver that caused the problem If you know the manufacturer of the software contact the manufacturer s product support service for assistance If you don t know the driver s manufacturer and need help diagnosing and resolving this problem contact your computer manufacturer s product support service Updated drivers might be available on the Microsoft Windows Update Web site At Windows Update you can have your computer scanned and if there are updated drivers available Windows Update will offer a selection of drivers that you might be able to use To learn more about updated drivers that might be available visit Microsoft Windows Update For information about Microsoft support options visit Microsoft Product Support Services -Quote Ends- I don t know how That means any number of things Can anybody asist me The only thing I ve installed lately is my new Ethernet card and my DSL nbsp

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I installed microsoft suite 2000 on my new pc which is running xp. The installation went fine; however, I do not have the codes to make word, etc. work. I tried to uninstall suite 2000; however, I get errors every time and it will not uninstall all the way. It is currently in add/delete programs section but it will just not uninstall all the way. What I am attempting to do is add suite 2002 to my xp. When I try and install the suite 2002, it says "installing suite 2000" and then it messes up and I get some more errors stating its unable to install it. I found the program that uninstalls suite 2000; however, it does not work with the xp operating system. Is there any way I can manually remove suite 2000 and all of its contents so I can install suite 2002? I hope someone can help me with this. Thank you very much. (Email removed by Moderator.)
 

A:Removing suite 2000 and installing suite 2002

Hi, Airbag. I removed your email address 'cause you'll likely end up getting spam. There is software out there that searches the web for email-like strings... If you want to put your email on the web, you might try something like me-at-isp-com, so it's not recognized as an email string.

Anyway...

This is a task and a half. Start by going into Windows Explorer and deleting all Office stuff; probably C:\program files\microsoft office.

Then you need to delete it from the registry. Hit Start-Run and type regedit and hit enter.

Delete the 9.0 folder:

hkey_current_user\software\microsoft\office\9.0

If you have any other numbers, like 8.0 or 10.0, delete them too.

Close ALL programs. Hit Start-Run and type %temp% and hit enter. Delete all the files in there. If you have Windows 2000, there may be some folders you cannot delete, and that's okay. If it says there's hidden files, delete them too.

Try the install of XP.
 

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A:Ms Works 6.0 And Works Suite 2006

It appears that your problem may be caused by a change in your printer settings,especially if the spreadsheets appear normally when you view them. Have you tried to redo these? Upgrading Works (assuming the old spreadsheets will be compatible) seems an expensive way to fix a simple problem, and an upgrade may not fix it if the printing settings remain the same.
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A:Works Database

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Working With Overtime Hours In Excel will show you how to write the formula in Excel.

It should work in in Works, but am unsure, as I do not use Works.
 

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A:Works database

don't have works anymore (like a looong time ago) but since it's an Office-Lite product hopefully there's some similarities

maybe try the help feature for:
mail merge
labels
etc

in the database and word processing software (it's likely the same help file, so it may not matter)

here's the detailed FAQ page and
here's one about works 3 and creating labels

sounds fairly similar to the office procedures

good luck
 

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A:Works Suite

Last time I did a Works install it did find an old version already partially installed (long story...customer tried getting help from four or five friends before calling me, etc.) and required it be uninstalled first. So just start the install of the newer version and if it needs the older version uninstalled first, it'll tell you.

If you've saved all the documents, pictures, etc., that you created in the old Works program in the My Documents folder, they won't be disturbed. However, some of the older Works suites save by default to a subfolder of the Works folder, so make sure your documents are in a safe place (copy them to My Documents, for example) before uninstalling.

I recommend you copy rather than move them because if something goes wrong (power outage, for example) during a move process, you can lose the files being moved. If something goes wrong during a copy process, you just start over.
 

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A:Works to Suite

I don't know much about those programs, but if you recently got the program, isn't supported by Microsoft? Should be. If you contact them and find a solution, please post it here, so others will know how to deal with it. Sorry I can't be of more help.
 

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A:Works Suite

While you say "it wouldn't install again", you have not said exactly what happens when you try.

Such information (exact error messages etc) is critical to any resolution.
 

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A:Microsoft Works 2000 installation Problem "Setup couldn't Launch MDAC Installation"

http://www.computing.net/office/wwwboard/forum/1130.html

Not sure if that will work for you or not........
 

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A:Microsoft Works 2000 installation Problem "Setup couldn't Launch MDAC Installation"

http://forums.techguy.org/showthread.php?s=&threadid=157688

Please post only once. Closing duplicate.
 

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A:Will a works database work?

Works will only "work" if it has an actual database like Access to enter your data into. You can set up one database and enter the data there directly. If you are on a network you can share the database and have forms set up for data entry. If you are in different locations you could use some kind of program like PCAnywhere and the remote person could dial in and do data entry on the database. There are way too many options so you might want to give us soem kind of idea on what your setup is and how to accomplish it.
 

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A:Update for Works Database

What version of Works was used to create these files and what version of Office are you using now.

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A:compatibility of "open office" suite and Microsoft Office Suite?

Hello alpad,

When she saves the document to send to the professor, which format is she saving it in? If she saves it as the default .odt, Word won't be able to open it. In the small window by "Save as Type" she needs to click the arrow to cause the drop down menu to come up, then select the proper Word version to save it as. My version of Open Office has the following MS Word options:

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Once she has chosen the proper Word format, then she needs to save the document. This is the version she should submit to the professor.

Orange Blossom

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A:ms works suite 2002

Throw the disks in again and act like your'e installing.

Choose custom install.

Hit the top icon and choose "run all from my computer"

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A:Templates / Xp Works Suite

Try renaming NORMAL.DOT to NORMAL.old, which will be recreated automatically.
 

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A:Works Suite 2004

Hiya and welcome

I'm a little bit lost at this bit:

task launcher start page it says every time I start my computer welcome and our user name Click to expand...

Is that the part where you log onto Windows at the beginning, or is this the splash screen that appears when you run Works Suite?

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A:Works Suite 2002

You'll need to call the software maker support line and they should be able to get you a new code. I'm closing this before someone posts a key for you which we don't allow at this site. Sorry and good luck ....
 

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A:Spacebar Works Suite 6.0

Because 123 is a numeric value and you are using a spreadsheet, designed to perform calculations.

As soon as you enter a non numeric value (M), the spreadsheet determines that you are not wanting a number al all, and reverts to text formatting for the cell?
 

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A:Works suite 2003

Regarding the Word error, it looks like the Windows Installer file may be corrupt.

A solution may be found here, in the nature of a clean-up program from MS.
http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=290301
 

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A:Need database that works with Outlook and Word

To Roger:
Do You Have MS Office Suite installed on your computer? If so chances you have Msaccess, and i suggest you use access for your database. If msaccess is not installed get your office suite cd out and install the software. There is a learning curve, but give it a go and post your questions with the version of access your using and chances are someone will help.
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A:Works won't print all database columns

grandpaw7, you dumbell. You have the column too wide. If you bring the right hand margin of the column over to the left enough, you'll be in good shape.
Signed, grandpaw7

TO grandpaw 7: Well, I'll be dadburned if you're not right! But the dumbells are those guys who didn't program Works 6.0 to tell me the problem, but instead just decided not to print the column if it was too wide.
Signed: grandpaw7

CASE DISMISSED WITHOUT RECOUNT.
 

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A:Works Database File Viewer

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A:MS Works has no 'Create Database' dialog box

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A:convert works database to ms access?

http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;q197894
 

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A:Installing MS Works Suite 2003

Is Works on a separate MS CD, or part of the PC "Recovery Disks"?

If its a separate CD it should not use an "Automated Installer" but if its part of the bundled software, then you probably have no choice.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/installing-ms-works-suite-2003.254097/
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A:get Powerpoint for Works Suite 2002 ?

Buying a stand-alone version of PowerPoint would probably be extremely uneconomic, when you can buy Microsoft Office "Student and Teachers" edition.

It contains Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint. It can be installed on up to 3 computers "in the same household" but should not be used for commercial purposes.
http://www.microsoft.com/office/editions/prodinfo/students/overview.mspx
 

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