Microsoft Office Documents really slow opening and saving on our network

All of the sudden its taking 20-30 seconds to open and close MS Office documents on our network.  PDF's are blazing fast when opening or saving.  This just started.

Anyone ever seen this before?  Have any answers?
funkyone60Asked:
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funkyone60Connect With a Mentor Author Commented:
New version of VIPRE AV software was scanning every file- turned that setting off and the problem was resolved.
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gurutcCommented:
Do you have OFV - Office File validation - turned on?  Also, have you changed Office Versions, server OS, or Windows desktop versions?

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funkyone60Author Commented:
Not recently- but I do not know what Office File Validation is or how to turn it on or off
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gurutcCommented:
Hi,

ust go to the Control Panel, Add/Remove Programs and search for "Microsoft Office File Validation Add-In". Select it and remove it.

Do this on one and see...

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funkyone60Author Commented:
No luck- uninstalled- no change
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gurutcCommented:
What version Office?  What Server OS?

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gurutcCommented:
Good Deal.  - no bone for pointing to something about scanning?  gurutc
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funkyone60Author Commented:
We just upgraded our AV software- the active protection was set to scan every file opened on the server.
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