My Windows Vista computer has begun acting up on me.
My data is securely backed up with Mozy, so I think I'm OK
in that department. And I've been reluctant to wipe my hard
drive because that would mean reinstalling all my
software. I recently found out about Ghost, but I think
it's too late for that.
The problem is that all of my MS Office applications crash
when I do a File Open or a File Save As operation. I get
a strange looking dialog (I can show you if you think it
would be helpful) which shows the columns all scrunched
together and no ability to change the column widths. And
within 20 seconds of the dialog being open, the Office
The same problem happens with Open Office and a handful
of other software created by different folks.
Most of my other apps swim along just fine.
Any idea (a) what might be causing this problem and
more importantly (b) what to do about it?
Thanks in advance.