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SharePoint Designer Crash when trying to add a New Item Form

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 06, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint


I am running WSS 3.0 on a Windows 2008 Server 64bit.  This runs our intranet which has been going for about 6 months.  I have used SharePoint Designer 2007 to make basic edits to pages.

SPD2007 has been crashing when I do the following:

I created a links list called 'Tester Links'.  I created a new .aspx page in SharePoint Designer 2007, linked it to the default master page then inserted a 'Data View'.  I chose 'Tester Links' from Data Source details then clicked Show Data.  I selected a couple of fields, went to 'Insert Selected Fields As' and chose 'New Item Form'.

SharePoint Designer 2007 then crashes with the error 'Microsoft SharePoint Designer has stopped working'

I tried creating a new Web Application and site collection, then created a new links list however still the same crashing.

I tried using SPD2007 on both the server that WSS is on and my own client machine.  I have also logged in as myself (domain admin) and the administrator however I still can't create a new item form! 

Any ideas?

Thanks in advance for your help.

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