Category: Microsoft Office

Word could not create the work file. Check the temp environment variable – Fixed!

Word could not create the work file. Check the temp environment variable

If, like me, you’ve received the “Word could not create the work file. Check the temp environment variable” error shown above when starting Word, here’s a couple of quick simple fixes that should address the problem.   Fix – Creating Environment Variables This issue can be caused by profile corruption, viruses, or disk corruption, however […]

Outlook – Calendar items are duplicated on printout.

Problem: In Outlook (Office 2013) when a calendar is printed, appointments are printed twice. Solution:¬†Apply MS Hotfix KB2817468 to fix.   Important Note: Microsoft warn that after this update is installed, Outlook may crash when trying to open encrypted email messages. If you experience this, the only fix is to uninstall the update.¬†Microsoft say they […]