Update for Microsoft Works 8 Spreadsheet and Works 8 Database (KB933828)

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    This update removes an error observed when working in the Works 8 Spreadsheet or Works 8 Database
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        Users may see an error while working in the Microsoft Works 8 Spreadsheet or Microsoft Works 8 Database on a Windows Vista or Windows XP SP2 computer:
        Microsoft Works 8 has stopped working
        Prior to seeing this error message, user may have attempted doing one of the following in the Microsoft Works 8 Spreadsheet or Microsoft Works 8 Database:
        o opening a file
        o previewing a file
        o printing a file
        o formatting a file
        This issue occurs because of an unexpected memory allocation failure in Works 8.
    • Supported Operating System

      Windows Vista, Windows XP Service Pack 2

        This update applies to Works 8.5. To check the Works version installed on your machine:
        1. Start any of the Works applications on your machine:
        o Works Word Processor
        o Works Spreadsheet
        o Works Database
        o Works Calendar
        2. Click the Help menu, then click on the About Microsoft Works item.
        3. Verify the version number in the About Microsoft Works dialog is 8.5
      • 1. Download the file by clicking the Download button (above) and saving the file to your hard disk.
        2. Double-click the KB933828.msp file on your hard disk to start the Setup program.
        3. Follow the instructions on the screen to complete the installation