I have several workstations with XP Pro, SP 2 (64 bit). Installed Office 2007 on one of them, works fine. Once I install either SP2 or SP3 for Office 2007 (understanding that SP3 includes SP2), all Office applications hang after opening them.
I can open the programs, but anything beyond that (such as saving, editing, etc.) it hangs and I have to kill it. Not seeing much in the event viewer other than the hang error itself which has an event id of 1002 and references the Office program that was
Any ideas? Also, not sure if it would be contributing, but this system does have Visual Studio 2008 installed.
Please determine if the issue is caused by incompatibility between Office 2007 service pack 2 and add-ins. You can follow the steps mentioned in the following article to disable the add-ins in Office 2007:
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