The start time and the end time of a meeting request are incorrect when a delegate uses Exchange Web Service to send the request in an Exchange 2007 environment

Article ID: 955460 - Last Review: November 20, 2008 - Revision: 1.0The start time and the end time of a meeting request are incorrect when a delegate uses Exchange Web Service to send the request in an Exchange 2007 environmentView products that this article applies to.Expand all | Collapse allSYMPTOMSIn a Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 environment, a delegate uses Exchange Web Service (EWS) in the originator's calendar to send a new meeting request. Additionally, the meeting request specifies ... Read more..

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The floating in-place Tablet PC Input Panel icon does not appear when you set the focus to a password field by holding a pen near the field of a WPF application

The floating in-place Tablet PC Input Panel icon does not appear when you set the focus to a password field by holding a pen near the field of a WPF applicationView products that this article applies to.Article ID:937130Last Review:June 22, 2007Revision:1.0On This PageSYMPTOMSWhen you set the focus to a password field in an application by holding a pen near the field, the floating in-place Tablet PC Input Panel icon does not appear. This problem occurs if the application is created ... Read more..

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Allow someone to connect to your computer remotely

You or someone you choose can access your computer from a remote computer, but first you need to allow remote connections. 1. Open System by clicking the Start button Picture of the Start button, clicking Control Panel, clicking System and Maintenance, and then clicking System. 2. In the left pane, click Remote settings. Administrator permission required If you are prompted for an administrator password or confirmation, type the password or provide confirmation. 3. Select ... Read more..

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Description of the Word 2007 hotfix package: March 25, 2008

Description of the Word 2007 hotfix package: March 25, 2008View products that this article applies to.Article ID:950486Last Review:April 2, 2008Revision:1.0On This PageSUMMARYThis article describes the Microsoft Office Word 2007 issue that is fixed in the Word 2007 hotfix package that is dated March 25, 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 ... Read more..

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You cannot start Windows Recovery Environment after you start a Windows Vista-based or a Windows Server 2008-based computer by using the installation DVD that has been provided by the computer manufacturer

You cannot start Windows Recovery Environment after you start a Windows Vista-based or a Windows Server 2008-based computer by using the installation DVD that has been provided by the computer manufacturerView products that this article applies to.Article ID:951495Last Review:May 29, 2008Revision:1.1SYMPTOMSAfter you start a Windows Vista-based or a Windows Server 2008-based computer by using the installation DVD that has been provided by the computer manufacturer, the Repair your computer option is not displayed. Additionally, you cannot start the Windows Recovery ... Read more..

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A computer that is running an x86 version of Windows Vista or of Windows Server 2008 on an IDE/ATA disk does not generate a valid dump file when PAE mode is enabled

A computer that is running an x86 version of Windows Vista or of Windows Server 2008 on an IDE/ATA disk does not generate a valid dump file when PAE mode is enabledView products that this article applies to.Article ID:953533Last Review:June 9, 2008Revision:1.0On This PageSYMPTOMSConsider the following scenario:•You have an x86 version of Windows Vista or of Windows Server 2008 installed on a computer's IDE/ATA disk.•The computer has more than 4 gigabytes (GB) of physical memory.•The system is running in ... Read more..

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Rename Recycle Bin

Open up your favorite plain text editor (notepad, for example) and copy the following text into a new file: REGEDIT4 [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{645FF040-5081-101B-9F08-00AA002F954E}\ShellFolder] "Attributes"=hex:50,01,00,20 "CallForAttributes"=dword:00000000 Now save this text file as a .reg file, such as "Rename Recycle Bin.reg" and put it wherever you like. Double click on the file, and when it asks you if you want to import it into the registry, choose Yes. You'll notice a new option in the right-click menu to Rename the Recycle Bin. You can also rename it by highlighing the Bin and hitting F2, ... Read more..

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Error message when you try to open multiple instances of an InfoPath 2007 form at the same time by using different input parameters

Article ID: 957385 - Last Review: November 3, 2008 - Revision: 1.0Error message when you try to open multiple instances of an InfoPath 2007 form at the same time by using different input parametersView products that this article applies to.Expand all | Collapse allSYMPTOMSConsider the following scenario:You create a Microsoft Office InfoPath 2007 form template that contains an input parameter. You publish the template to a content library of a Microsoft Office SharePoint site. In this scenario, when you ... Read more..

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You receive a 0x0000007E Stop error on Windows Server 2008-based computers that host Hyper-V virtual machines when you use the Hyper-V writer to back up virtual machines

Article ID: 960038 - Last Review: December 16, 2008 - Revision: 1.0You receive a 0x0000007E Stop error on Windows Server 2008-based computers that host Hyper-V virtual machines when you use the Hyper-V writer to back up virtual machinesHotfix Download AvailableView and request hotfix downloadsView products that this article applies to.On This PageExpand all | Collapse allSYMPTOMSWhen you use the Hyper-V writer to back up Hyper-V virtual machines on Windows Server 2008-based computers, you may receive the following Stop error ... Read more..

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An incorrect display language appears when you use elevated permissions to open a dialog box in Windows Vista

An incorrect display language appears when you use elevated permissions to open a dialog box in Windows VistaView products that this article applies to.Article ID:927819Last Review:March 15, 2007Revision:1.4INTRODUCTIONThis article describes a behavior that occurs when you use different user interface (UI) languages together with the User Account Control feature in Windows Vista.MORE INFORMATIONIf you have a standard user account and you perform an action that requires elevated permissions, you must enter the credentials of an administrator to elevate permissions ... Read more..

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You may not hear any sound when you play back a recording that was recorded by using the Sound Recorder application in Windows Vista

You may not hear any sound when you play back a recording that was recorded by using the Sound Recorder application in Windows VistaView products that this article applies to.Article ID:925811Last Review:March 15, 2007Revision:2.4SYMPTOMSYou try to record audio by using the Sound Recorder application and a microphone in Windows Vista. When you play back the recording, you may not hear any sound. Note The microphone in this example is the default logical capture device.Back to the topCAUSEThis problem occurs because ... Read more..

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Microsoft Excel Tips

Fill in a Series of Dates or Numbers You can easily fill a series of cells with consecutive dates in Excel. First click a cell and enter the starting date in default date format (month/date/year). More the mouse pointer to the bottom right of the cell to get a small cross called Fill Handle. Click and drag across the cells you want to fill with the dates. To customize the series, drag with the right mouse button ... Read more..

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Error message when you start a multiprocessor portable computer that runs Windows Vista: STOP: 0x0000007E

Error message when you start a multiprocessor portable computer that runs Windows Vista: STOP: 0x0000007EView products that this article applies to.Article ID:950570Last Review:April 24, 2008Revision:1.0On This PageSYMPTOMSWhen you start a multiprocessor portable computer that runs Windows Vista, you may receive the following Stop error message:STOP: 0x0000007E (parameter1, parameter2, parameter3, parameter4)NETIO.SYSThis problem typically occurs after a driver for a third-party network adapter is installed.Notes•The parameters in this Stop error message vary, depending on the configuration of the computer.•Not all 0x0000007E ... Read more..

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Access violation when class method is called via pointer-to-member-function for forward-declared class

A method is called through pointer and respective class is only forward declared. For example: class TestClass; void Disp(TestClass& rObj, void (TestClass::*pFun)()) { (rObj.*pFun)(); } Here ‘TestClass’ and function ‘Disp’ are in the same project, but defined in different .CPP files. Result The VC++ compiler compiles this without any errors, but the application fails with access violation exception (0xc0000005) during runtime at ‘(rObj.*pFun)();’.   Cause The representation of a pointer-to-member depends on the declaration of the class.  It can vary from a simple offset or pointer in the simple case to a complicated structure in ... Read more..

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How to back up Hyper-V virtual machines from the parent partition on a Windows Server 2008-based computer by using Windows Server Backup

Article ID: 958662 - Last Review: November 24, 2008 - Revision: 1.0How to back up Hyper-V virtual machines from the parent partition on a Windows Server 2008-based computer by using Windows Server BackupView products that this article applies to.On This PageExpand all | Collapse allINTRODUCTIONThis article describes how to back up Hyper-V virtual machines from the parent partition on a Windows Server 2008-based computer by using Windows Server Backup. Back to the topMORE INFORMATIONTo back up Hyper-V virtual machines from ... Read more..

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How to enable Access-based Enumeration for a Distributed File System (DFS) share in Windows Server 2008

Article ID: 961658 - Last Review: January 21, 2009 - Revision: 1.0How to enable Access-based Enumeration for a Distributed File System (DFS) share in Windows Server 2008View products that this article applies to.Expand all | Collapse allINTRODUCTIONThis article describes how to enable Access-based Enumeration for a Distributed File System (DFS) share in Windows Server 2008.MORE INFORMATIONAccess-based Enumeration in Windows Server 2008 is available only when you are running a stand-alone namespace on a Windows Server 2008-based server or when you ... Read more..

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Message when you use the error-checking tool in Windows Vista to scan a Secure Digital card for errors: Some problems were found and fixed

Message when you use the error-checking tool in Windows Vista to scan a Secure Digital card for errors: Some problems were found and fixedView products that this article applies to.Article ID:938636Last Review:August 29, 2007Revision:2.0On This PageSYMPTOMSConsider the following scenario:•On a Windows Vista-based computer, you insert a Secure Digital (SD) card into a card reader that is connected to the computer.•You use the error-checking tool in Windows Vista to scan the SD card for errors.•You have the ... Read more..

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Error message when you start the Import Video Wizard in Windows Movie Maker on a Windows Vista-based computer: Switch your digital video camera to VCR mode to continue

Error message when you start the Import Video Wizard in Windows Movie Maker on a Windows Vista-based computer: Switch your digital video camera to VCR mode to continueView products that this article applies to.Article ID:930058Last Review:March 20, 2007Revision:2.0SYMPTOMSWhen you start the Import Video Wizard in Windows Movie Maker, you receive the following error message on a Windows Vista-based computer:Switch your digital video camera to VCR mode to continue.Additionally, you do not see the Import live video screen. Therefore, you ... Read more..

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Error Code 0x80072F8F when searching for available updates on Windows Update and Microsoft Update sites

Error Code 0x80072F8F when searching for available updates on Windows Update and Microsoft Update sitesView products that this article applies to.Article ID:929458Last Review:March 15, 2007Revision:1.5On This PageSYMPTOMSWhen you search for available updates on the Microsoft Windows Update Web site, you see the 0x80072F8F error in Microsoft Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows Server 2003, or Windows Vista. Note The error code for Windows Vista will appear as (80072f8f)Back to the topCAUSEThis error may occur if the date and time on your ... Read more..

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When you run an .exe file on a Windows Vista-based computer, the file may start a different program

When you run an .exe file on a Windows Vista-based computer, the file may start a different programView products that this article applies to.Article ID:950505Last Review:April 4, 2008Revision:1.0SYMPTOMSWhen you run an .exe file on a Windows Vista-based computer, the file may start a different program. Additionally, the icon for the .exe file may not appear as expected. You may also receive additional errors from the .exe file or from the program that starts.Back to ... Read more..

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