On Mon, 24 Oct 2005 16:29:36 GMT, "Michael Cuming"

>I an running Word from Office 77 under Widows XP Home Edition. It has been
>working just fine for a long time. Recently it started not allowing me to
>modify and save any Word file. In effect all my Word files are frozen.
>Each time I try to save the OS generates an error message for Microsoft.
>There are two TEMP files that might have something to do with it, but they
>refuse to be deleted. I have tried pasting into a new Word file, and
>pasting into Word Perfect, but no luck.

>Any suggestions as to how I can make Word work again?

Dunno... maybe empty your %TEMP% directory?

(usually C:\Documents and Settings\\Local Settings\Temp
unless its been moved)

Zap the normal.dot template file (back it up first)?

And if all else fails... OpenOffice.Org ;-)