Author : Rowan Heuvel, Submitted : 02/16/17, Version : All , Category: Business, Communications, Internet , Installer Type: Windows Installer
MS Office Automation stops working
Skype for Business 2016 in conjuction with older versions of the MS Office suite (2010 and 2013) can cause other software that calls upon MS Office Automation tasks to malfunction.
Some applications that are known to be affected are: Adobe Acrobat, Mind Manager, Palisade @RISK.
The ideal solution to this problem would be to upgrade all Office applications to Office 2016.
Being more realistic, a good workaround is deleting the following registry key: