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Script error when opening document menu

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 10, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint
Hello,   Two of our MOSS users found strange problem when they tried to open or edit document in document library. When they try to open document menu, IE gives error:   Internet Explorer Script Error Line: 578 Char: 1 Error: Object expected Code: 0 URL:  http://<servername>/<sitecollection>/<site>/<documentlibrary>/AllItems.aspx   Do you want to continue running scripts on this page? Yes / No   Can anyone help me what to do? Users cannot do anything with documents now.   Best Regards Toni

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