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MS Office on Mac OS 10.5.7 - do you want the application microsoft word to accept incoming network connections

Each time I open up word or excel i get this pop up

do you want the application microsoft word to accept incoming network connections

How do i get rid of this?  I always click no.  I have uninstalled and reinstalled MS Office.

thank you

brian
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Brian Benko
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splaitCommented:
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strungCommented:
Here is a suggested solution:

http://www.officeformac.com/ms/ProductForums/Office/2411

Basically the message is being generated by the Office Auto Update function and you need to add allow MicrosSoft AutoUpdate to your firewall settings, or alternatively turn off the auto-update function in the prefs of all your Office apps.
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strungCommented:
Sorry, Splait. Didn't see that you had beat me to it!
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splaitCommented:
No problem!  I can't say how many times YOU'VE beaten ME to it!
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Brian BenkoAuthor Commented:
thank you
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