RE: Too many documents open at once?

Subject: RE: Too many documents open at once?
From: "Downing, David" <david -dot- downing -at- fiserv -dot- com>
To: "Lauren M. LeDuc" <lleduc -at- designnettech -dot- com>
Date: Tue, 24 Mar 2009 14:03:00 -0500

Oh great. You mean it's gonna get worse if we upgrade?

David Downing
Senior Technical Writer
Credit Union Solutions

-----Original Message-----
From: Lauren M. LeDuc [mailto:lleduc -at- designnettech -dot- com]
Sent: Tuesday, March 24, 2009 2:59 PM
To: Downing, David
Cc: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Subject: RE: Too many documents open at once?

David Downing wrote:
"Yesterday afternoon, I had a whole bunch of Word documents open at once
Word essentially had a nervous breakdown and bombed out with one of
error messages saying that "Word is being forced to close down."
Now I realize that the reality of Word is that it can bomb at any time
any reason, but I was wondering if having too many documents open at
once is
a "known issue." If it is, I can just try to avoid the situation in the
future -- kind of like the joke where the guy says to the doctor,
it hurts when I do this," and the doctor says, "Well then don't do

That happens to me all the time, but much more with ::shudders:: Vista
it did with XP...but I won't get into that.



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