troubleshooting Question

Office 2007 Show Recent Documents Defaults to Zero

Avatar of Marc Barash
Marc BarashFlag for United States of America asked on
Microsoft OfficeMicrosoft ExcelMicrosoft Word
33 Comments5 Solutions1268 ViewsLast Modified:
Hi Experts,

I have MS Office 2007 running on Windows XP SP3. I have all the latest Office updates as well as Windows updates. Whenever I change the Show Recent Documents setting to anything other than 0 and close and restart the application (Word or Excel for example) and check to see if my change was saved, it isnt - in fact, it keeps defaulting to 0 (zero). Is there something I'm missing?

Thanks!!
ASKER CERTIFIED SOLUTION
Ardhendu Sarangi
Release Train Engineer

Our community of experts have been thoroughly vetted for their expertise and industry experience.

Log in to continue reading
Become an EE member today7-DAY FREE TRIAL
Members can start a 7-Day Free trial then enjoy unlimited access to the platform for $9.99/mo
View membership options
Unlock 5 Answers and 33 Comments.
or
Learn why we charge membership fees
We get it - no one likes a content blocker. Take one extra minute and find out why we block content.
See how we're fighting big data
The Value of Experts Exchange in My Daily IT Life

Experts Exchange (EE) has become my company's go-to resource to get answers. I've used EE to make decisions, solve problems and even save customers. OutagesIO has been a challenging project and... Keep reading >>

Mike

Owner of Outages.IO
Phoenix, Arizona, United States
Member Since 2016
Join a full scale community that combines the best parts of other tools into one platform.
Unlock 5 Answers and 33 Comments.
View membership options
“All of life is about relationships, and EE has made a virtual community a real community. It lifts everyone's boat.”
William Peck

Member since 2004