Error message when you try to print a picture from the Search window in Windows Vista: Windows cant find this picture

Error message when you try to print a picture from the Search window in Windows Vista: Windows can’t find this picture

Article ID : 934056
Last Review : August 29, 2007
Revision : 2.0
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After you search for a picture in Windows Vista, you receive the following error message when you try to print the picture from the Search window:

Windows can’t find this picture. You might have specified the wrong location, or you have lost access to a network location. Check the location, and then try again.

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Hotfix information

A supported hotfix is now available from Microsoft. However, this hotfix is intended to correct only the problem that is described in this article. Apply this hotfix only to systems that are experiencing this specific problem. This hotfix might receive additional testing. Therefore, if you are not severely affected by this problem, we recommend that you wait for the next service pack that contains this hotfix.

To resolve this problem, submit a request to Microsoft Online Customer Services to obtain the hotfix. To submit an online request to obtain the hotfix, visit the following Microsoft Web site: (

Note If additional issues occur or any troubleshooting is required, you might have to create a separate service request. The usual support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for this specific hotfix. To create a separate service request, visit the following Microsoft Web site: (

File information

The English version of this hotfix has the file attributes (or later file attributes) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time item in Control Panel.

Windows Vista, 32-bit versions
File name File version File size Date Time Platform
X86_47d7b7d6abf57461bb1dfbcbc0650802_31bf3856ad364e35_6.0.6000.20553_none_5c3956d7237dc227.manifest Not applicable 709 09-Mar-2007 12:18 Not applicable
X86_microsoft-windows-photo-printing-wizard_31bf3856ad364e35_6.0.6000.20553_none_53591be6f92eb929.manifest Not applicable 14,265 09-Mar-2007 12:20 Not applicable
Photowiz.dll 6.0.6000.20553 291,328 09-Mar-2007 03:05 x86
Windows Vista, 64-bit versions
File name File version File size Date Time Platform
Amd64_303ba7faf50b881f6263a7d9918ab290_31bf3856ad364e35_6.0.6000.20553_none_9ecff334431de1cf.manifest Not applicable 1,066 09-Mar-2007 12:18 Not applicable
Amd64_microsoft-windows-photo-printing-wizard_31bf3856ad364e35_6.0.6000.20553_none_af77b76ab18c2a5f.manifest Not applicable 14,309 09-Mar-2007 12:44 Not applicable
Not applicable 14,265 09-Mar-2007 12:44 Not applicable
Photowiz.dll 6.0.6000.20553 399,360 09-Mar-2007 04:18 x64

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To work around this problem, double-click the picture, and then print the picture from the viewer application that opens the picture.

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Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the Applies to section.

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For more information about the terms that are used to describe software updates, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

824684 (/Feedback.aspx?kbNumber=824684/) Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates

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• Windows Vista Home Basic
• Windows Vista Home Premium
• Windows Vista Ultimate
• Windows Vista Business
• Windows Vista Enterprise
• Windows Vista Starter
• Windows Vista Home Basic N
• Windows Vista Business N
• Windows Vista Home Basic 64-bit Edition
• Windows Vista Home Premium 64-bit Edition
• Windows Vista Ultimate 64-bit Edition
• Windows Vista Business 64-bit Edition
• Windows Vista Enterprise 64-bit Edition
• Windows Vista Home Basic N 64-bit Edition
• Windows Vista Business N 64-bit Edition

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