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My Zotero Wont Add The Bibliography

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I have been working with four separate documents for my four part book and thought that it was now time to combine them (I will have to eventually for contents, bibliography etc). I used "insert object / file" in Word 2007 and everything seemed OK with the 700+ Zotero citations until I tried to add a new one and got the error reported in Report ID 332456032, namely:
"Zotero experienced an error updating your document.
citations[(j-1)].sortedItems.slice(...)[0] is undefined."

I get the same message when I try to edit an existing Zotero citation or refresh the citations. When inserting a new citation, it hangs for a while with {Citation} written where it should go, then that disappears and it gives me the error message. I hope this has got nothing to do with the size of the document (300+ pages, about 150,000 words and about 5MB in size).

I tried copying and pasting the text into a new document that I had already inserted a Zotero citation into and in which I had run through the initial citation dialog. I got the same problem there too though. I am now concerned that something might be wrong with the underlying citations in the four separate documents -- which would be a catastrophe -- though in those non-combined documents I can still add and edit Zotero citations without a problem -- so that's heartening!

I looked in the forums, but couldn't find this error message commented on, so took the extreme step of this report. I would be grateful for any tips on how to fix this problem, even if they involve re-combining the separate documents as I only did this a few hours ago and haven't added much since.

Thank you in advance.

P.S. I am currently using Zotero Standalone 4.0.6 (even though I used older standalone and firefox versions when putting in many of these citations). Standalone indicates to me that I am using "Zotero Word for Windoes Integration 3.1.12.SA.4.0.6". Thanks.

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