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Patch 01 for Lotus 1-2-3 release 9.8

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This document contains a link to a patch that fixes two issues in Lotus 1-2-3 release 9.8 for Windows.

Download Description

This document contains a link to a zipped-up patch that fixes the following two issues in Lotus 1-2-3® release 9.8 for Windows: -- SPR# KEY5CYE4W - If the patch for a .dbf file is more than 40 characters long, you cannot import the file and an error message displays. -- SPR# ARAN5E3AUW - When saving a worksheet that contains a chart with a background pattern into Microsoft Excel, 1-2-3 crashes. For more information, refer to Document #1105427, "Patch 01 available for Lotus 1-2-3 release 9.8," at the following link:


Existing install of 1-2-3 release 9.8.

Installation Instructions

This patch must be installed on top of an existing installation of 1-2-3 release 9.8. 1. Double-click the following link and download the .zip file to your Temp directory: 2. Make sure 1-2-3 is closed. 3. Make a backup of the main123w.dll, l14excel.dll, and dlodbc32.dll files in 1-2-3. 4. Navigate to the location to which you saved the patch and unzip the file. The following files are contained in the .zip: -- main123w.dll -- l14excel.dll -- dlodbc32.dll 5. Copy the new main123w.dll, l14excel.dll, and dlodbc32.dll files to your \Lotus\123 directory. 6. Restart your computer and relaunch 1-2-3.

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Download RELEASE DATE LANGUAGE SIZE(Bytes) Download Options 3/5/2003 English 1911899 FTP

Document information

More support for: Lotus End of Support Products
Lotus 1-2-3 for Windows

Software version: 9.8

Operating system(s): Windows

Reference #: 4004364

Modified date: 30 October 2003

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