Excel spreadsheet slow to open or crashes application when opened from a mapped drive

Some users are having trouble opening an Excel spreadsheet from a mapped drive. It is slow to open or crashes the app.
If they copy the file to the desktop it opens fine.  Other users can open the file with no problem.
They are all using office 2003
cnmgtAsked:
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Brian GeeConnect With a Mentor Commented:
It is more than likely that an Excel update (Office File Validation) is causing the slowness with accessing Excel files from server resources. Other E-E members have experienced this exact same thing. Fixes are noted below in the Microsoft KB below:

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2570623
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cnmgtAuthor Commented:
Thank you for your awsome help.
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cnmgtAuthor Commented:
I've requested that this question be closed as follows:

Accepted answer: 0 points for cnmgt's comment http:/Q_27318487.html#36583830

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Thank you for your awsome help
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Brian GeeCommented:
If my comment was indeed helpful, could I please be awarded the points for this question?
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cnmgtAuthor Commented:
I Failed to assign the full points to the solution
cnmgt
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cnmgtAuthor Commented:
Perfect answer
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Brian GeeCommented:
Thanks!
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cnmgtAuthor Commented:
Sorry the 0 points things was a mistake.
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