Windows 10 April 2018 Update Breaks Down Old Microsoft Excel Versions
On the verge of Microsoft rolling out new cumulative updates for Windows 10 with both security and non-security improvements, a new issue hitting the April 2018 Update is making the rounds on the company’s Community forums.
This time, the culprit appears to be a software compatibility issue that causes Microsoft Excel to freeze and then enter document recovery mode all of a sudden when users try to input a formula.
The bug only affects old versions of Microsoft Excel including Excel 2002, which were previously running completely flawlessly on Windows 10 Fall Creators Update.
Several users have confirmed in messages posted on the Community forums that there’s a problem with old Excel versions, though for the time being, Microsoft is yet to acknowledge the bug. Rolling back to the previous Windows 10 version a… (read more)