Hello, Not an Office user myself but found this in MSFT newsgroups.
Microsoft Office >> Save As window keeps popping up This could be caused by a third-party add-in since Word does not
automatically prompt the Save As dialog. And if you are using Word as
your email editor in Outlook then the likely cause is an add-in,
either a global template or COM Add-in found in Word.
To determine if you are using any global templates go to
Tools/Templates and Add-Ins and see if there are any global templates
or add-ins listed. If so they are located in one of your Startup
folders. The location of the Word\Startup folder can be found under
Tools/Options/File Locations and the Office\Startup folder can be
found in the Office installation path..
Take a look in each folder and if you find more than one file move
them one at a time and try duplicating the error after each file is
moved out of the folder until you determine which one is causing the
As of Word 2000, Word can have COM add-ins. COM are added via the
Registry rather than the Startup folders. To determine whether or not
you are using COM Add-In you can add the "COM Add-in" command to your
- Right-click any toolbar and select Customize
- On the Commands tab, select the Tools category
- Locate COM Add-Ins on the right
- Drag/Drop to a location of your choice
- Close the Customize dialog and click the COM Add-in command
To unload an add-in remove the tick in the check box in the dialog.
For more information on COM Add-Ins, see this article: http://www.mvps.org/word/FAQs/Customizatio...nsInstalled.htm http://www.databaseforum.info/4/14/4663e7a028d2940c.html