Error message when you try to install updates on a computer that is running Windows Vista: WBEM_E_CLASS_HAS_INSTANCES (0x80041026)

Error message when you try to install updates on a computer that is running Windows Vista: WBEM_E_CLASS_HAS_INSTANCES (0x80041026)View products that this article applies to.Article ID:951386Last Review:May 13, 2008Revision:1.0On This PageSYMPTOMSWhen you try to install updates on a computer that is running Windows Vista, the installation process fails. Additionally, you receive the following error message: WBEM_E_CLASS_HAS_INSTANCES (0x80041026)Note This issue may occur when you try to install Windows Vista Service Pack 1 (SP1).Back to the topRESOLUTIONTo resolve this issue, ... Read more..

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Detection and deployment guidance for the May 13, 2008 security release

Detection and deployment guidance for the May 13, 2008 security releaseView products that this article applies to.Article ID:952726Last Review:May 13, 2008Revision:1.0On This PageINTRODUCTIONAs part of an ongoing commitment to provide detection tools and deployment recommendations for security updates, Microsoft is delivering this detection and deployment guidance for all updates that are released during a Microsoft Security Response Center (MSRC) release cycle. This guidance contains recommendations that are based on the kinds of scenarios that may exist in various Microsoft operating ... Read more..

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Cannot add Controls from 64-bit Assemblies to the Toolbox or Use in Designers Within the Visual Studio IDE

Article ID: 963017 - Last Review: January 19, 2009 - Revision: 1.0Cannot add Controls from 64-bit Assemblies to the Toolbox or Use in Designers Within the Visual Studio IDEView products that this article applies to.Expand all | Collapse allSource: Microsoft SupportBack to the topRAPID PUBLISHINGRAPID PUBLISHING ARTICLES PROVIDE INFORMATION DIRECTLY FROM WITHIN THE MICROSOFT SUPPORT ORGANIZATION. THE INFORMATION CONTAINED HEREIN IS CREATED IN RESPONSE TO EMERGING OR UNIQUE TOPICS, OR IS INTENDED SUPPLEMENT OTHER KNOWLEDGE BASE INFORMATION.Back to the ... Read more..

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Error message when you try to play the World of Warcraft game in Windows Vista: Display driver stopped responding

Error message when you try to play the World of Warcraft game in Windows Vista: Display driver stopped respondingView products that this article applies to.Article ID:936653Last Review:May 14, 2007Revision:1.1SYMPTOMSWhen you try to play the World of Warcraft game by Blizzard Entertainment on a computer that is running Windows Vista, you may receive an error message that resembles the following: Display driver stopped respondingBack to the topCAUSEThis problem may occur because the video card driver is incompatible with Windows Vista.Back to ... Read more..

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The Turn off the display setting may change unexpectedly when you configure the Put the computer to sleep setting in Windows Vista

The Turn off the display setting may change unexpectedly when you configure the Put the computer to sleep setting in Windows VistaView products that this article applies to.Article ID:934550Last Review:April 12, 2007Revision:1.0SYMPTOMSIn Windows Vista, the Turn off the display setting in the Power Options item in Control Panel may change unexpectedly when you configure the Put the computer to sleep setting. For example, the Turn off the display setting is changed to 5 hours when you set the Put the ... Read more..

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You cannot export a contact item to the Address Book in Windows XP from Windows Contacts in Windows Vista by using the Bluetooth File Transfer Wizard

You cannot export a contact item to the Address Book in Windows XP from Windows Contacts in Windows Vista by using the Bluetooth File Transfer WizardView products that this article applies to.Article ID:935266Last Review:October 31, 2007Revision:1.1SYMPTOMSYou try to export a contact item to a Microsoft Windows XP-based computer from Windows Contacts in Windows Vista by using the Bluetooth File Transfer Wizard. However, you cannot open the contact item by using Address Book in Windows XP.For example, this problem occurs ... Read more..

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A Windows Vista-based computer that uses a Mobile Intel 945GM Express Chipset may occasionally not wake from sleep

A Windows Vista-based computer that uses a Mobile Intel 945GM Express Chipset may occasionally not wake from sleepView products that this article applies to.Article ID:929909Last Review:August 29, 2007Revision:2.0On This PageSYMPTOMSA Windows Vista-based computer that uses a Mobile Intel 945GM Express Chipset may occasionally not wake from sleep. This problem may occur about one time for every ten times that you try to resume the computer from sleep.Back to the topCAUSEThis problem occurs because of a race condition in the ... Read more..

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Connecting to non-broadcast wireless networks in Windows Vista

Connecting to non-broadcast wireless networks in Windows VistaView products that this article applies to.Article ID:929661Last Review:March 15, 2007Revision:1.4INTRODUCTIONA wireless network uses authentication and encryption to help stay secure. Authentication controls access to the wireless network. Encryption helps make sure that malicious users cannot determine the contents of wireless data frames.Windows Vista includes a new wireless network configuration setting. The new setting indicates whether a wireless network is broadcast or non-broadcast. You can also use the new setting to ... Read more..

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How to disable program fixes and Program Compatibility Assistant warnings in Windows Vista

Program fixes loadTOCNode(2, \'moreinformation\'); Programs may have program fixes applied to them to help them run without issues in a Windows operating system. However, you may want to disable a program fix on computers in your organization. How to disable a program fix loadTOCNode(3, \'moreinformation\'); To disable a program fix, use a test computer to determine the registry keys to create. You can then use these registry keys to disable the fix on other computers. To do this, follow these steps: 1. Install ... Read more..

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A dump file may not be generated on a computer that is running Windows Server 2008 or Windows Vista if the dump file and the paging file reside on the same volume

A dump file may not be generated on a computer that is running Windows Server 2008 or Windows Vista if the dump file and the paging file reside on the same volumeView products that this article applies to.Article ID:953341Last Review:June 10, 2008Revision:1.0On This PageSYMPTOMSConsider the following scenario:•You configure the system to generate a full memory dump file when fatal system errors occur on a computer that is running Windows Server 2008 or Windows Vista.•The dump file and the paging file ... Read more..

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The audio output is not automatically routed to a Bluetooth audio device on a Windows Vista-based computer

When you connect a Bluetooth audio device to a Windows Vista-based computer, the audio output is not automatically routed to the Bluetooth audio device. CAUSE loadTOCNode(1, \'cause\'); This behavior occurs because audio devices in Windows Vista do not dynamically switch when you add a new device, such as a Bluetooth audio device. WORKAROUND loadTOCNode(1, \'workaround\'); To work around this behavior, set the Bluetooth audio device as the default audio device in Windows Vista. To do this, follow these steps: 1. Click Start, and then ... Read more..

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FIX: The Explorer.exe file crashes when you open a Shell extension that is written by using MFC

Article ID: 958314 - Last Review: December 17, 2008 - Revision: 1.0FIX: The Explorer.exe file crashes when you open a Shell extension that is written by using MFCView products that this article applies to.On This PageExpand all | Collapse allSYMPTOMSWhen you use Windows Explorer or Internet Explorer to open a Shell extension that was created by using Microsoft Foundation Class (MFC) on a computer that has Microsoft Visual Studio 2008 Service Pack 1 (SP1) or Visual C++ 2008 Feature Pack ... Read more..

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High Memory and CPU Usage When Debugging Lots of Dynamic Types

RAPID PUBLISHING ARTICLES PROVIDE INFORMATION DIRECTLY FROM WITHIN THE MICROSOFT SUPPORT ORGANIZATION. THE INFORMATION CONTAINED HEREIN IS CREATED IN RESPONSE TO EMERGING OR UNIQUE TOPICS, OR IS INTENDED SUPPLEMENT OTHER KNOWLEDGE BASE INFORMATION. Action Debugging managed code that contains a lot of dynamically created types. Result High memory usage accompanied by high cpu usage. Cause High Memory Usage: The Visual Studio debugger makes a copy of meta-data every time a managed dynamic type is created, even when it already has a previous copy of the same type ... Read more..

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The Windows Vista Handwriting recognition personalization tool does not gather some English text from messages in Windows Mail

The Windows Vista Handwriting recognition personalization tool does not gather some English text from messages in Windows Mail View products that this article applies to.Article ID:930529Last Review:March 15, 2007Revision:1.1SYMPTOMSAfter you opt in to Automatic Learning in Windows Vista, you experience the following symptoms:•The Handwriting recognition personalization tool does not gather some English text from the message bodies of e-mail messages in Windows Mail. •The Handwriting recognition personalization tool incorrectly gathers non-English text from ... Read more..

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How to Clear the Windows Paging File at Shutdown

Although clearing the paging file is not a suitable substitute for physical security of a computer, you might want to do this to increase the security of data on a computer while Windows is not running. WARNING: If you use Registry Editor incorrectly, you may cause serious problems that may require you to reinstall your operating system. Microsoft cannot guarantee that you can solve problems that result from using Registry Editor incorrectly. ... Read more..

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The Manage-bde.wsf script does not display non-English characters on a computer that is running the English version of Windows Vista

On a computer that is running the English version of Windows Vista, the Manage-bde.wsf script does not display non-English characters in the output in the Command Prompt window. RESOLUTION To resolve this problem, you must change the computer's locale setting to the locale that supports the language that you want to output in the Command Prompt window. To do this, follow these steps: 1. Click Start, click Control Panel, and then double-click Regional and Language Options. 2. Click the Administrative tab, and then ... Read more..

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NSPI connections from Microsoft Outlook to a Windows Server 2008-based domain controller may fail with an error code: MAPI_E_LOGON_FAILED

NSPI connections from Microsoft Outlook to a Windows Server 2008-based domain controller may fail with an error code: MAPI_E_LOGON_FAILEDView products that this article applies to.Article ID:949469Last Review:April 1, 2008Revision:1.0Important This article contains information about how to modify the registry. Make sure that you back up the registry before you modify it. Make sure that you know how to restore the registry if a problem occurs. For more information about how to back up, restore, and modify the registry, click the ... Read more..

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Description of the Office Visio 2007 hotfix package: June 7, 2008

Description of the Office Visio 2007 hotfix package: June 7, 2008View products that this article applies to.Article ID:953475Last Review:June 30, 2008Revision:1.0On This PageSUMMARYThis article describes the Microsoft Office Visio 2007 issue that is fixed in the hotfix package that is dated June 7, 2008.This article describes the following items about the hotfix package:•The issues that the hotfix package fixes.•The prerequisites for installing the hotfix package.•Whether you must restart the computer after you install the hotfix package.•Whether the hotfix package is ... Read more..

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A Group Policy Documents setting is localized incorrectly as Recently used files on a computer that is running a Japanese version of Windows Server 2008 or of Windows Vista

A Group Policy Documents setting is localized incorrectly as Recently used files on a computer that is running a Japanese version of Windows Server 2008 or of Windows VistaView products that this article applies to.Article ID:953407Last Review:July 1, 2008Revision:1.0On This PageSYMPTOMSConsider the following scenario: •You have a computer that is running a Japanese version of Windows Server 2008 or of Windows Vista. Or, you have the Japanese language pack installed on a computer that is running an English version of Windows ... Read more..

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When you open a file in Excel 2007, you receive a warning that the file format differs from the format that the file name extension specifies

When you open a file in Excel 2007, you receive a warning that the file format differs from the format that the file name extension specifiesView products that this article applies to.Article ID:948615Last Review:March 4, 2008Revision:1.1Important This article contains information about how to modify the registry. Make sure that you back up the registry before you modify it. Make sure that you know how to restore the registry if a problem occurs. For more information about how to back up, ... Read more..

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