FIX: A floating-point exception occurs when an application contains an uninitialized floating-point variable and is compiled with the /fp:expect option in Visual Studio 2008

FIX: A floating-point exception occurs when an application contains an uninitialized floating-point variable and is compiled with the /fp:expect option in Visual Studio 2008View products that this article applies to.Article ID:956089Last Review:September 17, 2008Revision:1.0SYMPTOMSWhen you run a C++ application that contains an uninitialized floating-point variable in Microsoft Visual Studio 2008, a floating-point exception occurs. Additionally, you may receive the following error message: 0xC0000090: Floating-point invalid operationThis problem occurs if the following conditions are true:•You add the /fp:except option to ... Read more..

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Enable or Disable Sliding of Taskbar Buttons

Icons next to the clock. 1. Right click Computer > Properties 2. Advanced System Settings 3. Under Performance click Settings 4. Tick (Enable) or Untick (Disable) Slide Taskbar Buttons 5. Apply ----------------------------------------------- Microsoft Knowledge Base Article This article contents is Microsoft Copyrighted material. Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved. Terms of Use | Trademarks Read more..

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After you put a Windows Explorer window into full-screen mode on a secondary monitor, the navigation bar does not appear on a Windows Vista-based or Windows Server 2008-based computer

After you put a Windows Explorer window into full-screen mode on a secondary monitor, the navigation bar does not appear on a Windows Vista-based or Windows Server 2008-based computerView products that this article applies to.Article ID:949843Last Review:March 24, 2008Revision:1.0On This PageSYMPTOMSConsider the following scenario:•You connect more than one monitor on a Windows Vista-based or Windows Server 2008-based computer.• On a secondary monitor, you put a Windows Explorer window into full-screen mode by pressing the F11 key. In this scenario, when ... Read more..

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You cannot send a section or the whole notebook to an e-mail recipient in OneNote 2007

When you try to send a page from a notebook in Microsoft Office OneNote 2007 to an e-mail recipient, only the current page can be sent. You cannot send a section or the whole notebook to an e-mail recipient. WORKAROUND loadTOCNode(1, \'workaround\'); To work around this issue, save the notebook as a package. Then, send the package to the e-mail recipient. To do this, follow these steps: 1. Right-click the page, the section, or the notebook that you want to send, and ... Read more..

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What is Discoverable ?

On a network, a state in which a computer can be detected by other computers. In this state, certain Windows Firewall ports on the computer are open. In Bluetooth technology, a state in which a Bluetooth enabled device sends out radio signals to advertise its location to other devices and computers. 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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When you use an IPsec rule to block traffic from any IP address to any other IP address, the Self-to-Self connection may be blocked on a Windows Vista-based or a Windows Server 2008-based client computer

Article ID: 961533 - Last Review: February 19, 2009 - Revision: 1.0When you use an IPsec rule to block traffic from any IP address to any other IP address, the Self-to-Self connection may be blocked on a Windows Vista-based or a Windows Server 2008-based client computerHotfix Download AvailableView and request hotfix downloadsView products that this article applies to.On This PageExpand all | Collapse allSYMPTOMSIn the network work environment, an IP security (IPsec) rule is used to block traffic between a ... Read more..

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stsadm can inadvertently delete a root site collection if erroneous URL path used

Article ID: 968474 - Last Review: March 10, 2009 - Revision: 2.0stsadm can inadvertently delete a root site collection if erroneous URL path usedView 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 topSymptomAfter using stsadm -o restore ... Read more..

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The Photo E-mail wizard closes when you try to send a picture by using e-mail in Windows Vista

The Photo E-mail wizard closes when you try to send a picture by using e-mail in Windows VistaView products that this article applies to.Article ID:928431Last Review:July 12, 2007Revision:2.0SYMPTOMSIn Windows Vista, when you try to send a picture by using e-mail, the Photo E-mail wizard does not send the picture. Instead, the wizard closes.This problem occurs when you use one of the following methods:•You right-click a picture, click Send To, and then click Mail recipient.•You select a picture in Windows Photo ... Read more..

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Acrobat PDF functionality is missing, or Outlook closes unexpectedly after you upgrade to Outlook 2007

You have Adobe Acrobat 6.x or a later version of Adobe Acrobat installed. After you upgrade to Microsoft Office Outlook 2007, you experience one of the following symptoms: Acrobat PDF functionality is missing in Outlook 2007. Outlook 2007 closes unexpectedly when you try to send or open an e-mail item. If this symptom occurs, you may receive the following error message:Microsoft Office Outlook has encountered a problem and needs to close. We are sorry for the ... Read more..

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How to compact PST and OST files to eliminate deleted item space in Outlook

This article describes how to compact personal folders (.pst) files or offline store (.ost) files in Microsoft Outlook to eliminate deleted item space and recover room on your hard disk. MORE INFORMATION loadTOCNode(1, \'moreinformation\'); To conserve space on your hard disk, you can delete unwanted items from the various .pst and .ost files, and then compact the files to make them smaller. NOTE: When you delete the unwanted items from each folder, it moves them to the Deleted Items folder, which is ... Read more..

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How to install Windows Vista Service Pack 1 when the Windows Vista activation period has expired

How to install Windows Vista Service Pack 1 when the Windows Vista activation period has expired View products that this article applies to.Article ID:947874Last Review:March 6, 2008Revision:1.1INTRODUCTIONWhen you start Windows Vista, you may receive the following message: Activate Windows Now Your activation period has expired and Windows is no longer working. To use Windows you must activate this copy of Windows. When this behavior occurs, Windows Vista is running in reduced functionality mode. When Windows Vista is running in reduced ... Read more..

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A PowerToy may not function as expected in OneNote 2007

When you try to use a PowerToy in Microsoft Office OneNote 2007, one of the following symptoms may occur: The OneNote PowerToy may not function as expected. OneNote 2007 may close unexpectedly. CAUSE loadTOCNode(1, \'cause\'); This issue may occur during the version check procedure of the PowerToy in OneNote 2007. RESOLUTION loadTOCNode(1, \'resolution\'); To resolve this issue, obtain an updated version of the PowerToy that is compatible with OneNote 2007. MORE INFORMATION loadTOCNode(1, \'moreinformation\'); To obtain an updated version of the PowerToy that is compatible ... Read more..

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Use CONCAT to include text in SELECT results in MySQL

Function CONCAT allows the SELECT statements to act like printf commands by ataching text results to query results and so on Example : Generate a list of links in HTML from a table 'mylinks' with the columns 'urls' (http://www.ossmall.ro) with 'title' (Open Software Solutions) The output will look like this : <a href="http://www.ossmall.ro">Open Software Solutions</a><br /> To do this you must use a select statement like: SELECT CONCAT('<a href="', urls, '">', title, '</a><br />') FROM mylinks; Read more..

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How to use the MpCmdRun.exe tool to enable definition updates diagnostics for Windows Defender

If you experience issues when you use definition updates for Windows Defender, you may want to collect log files to help troubleshoot the issues. This article describes how to use the MpCmdRun.exe tool to enable definition updates diagnostics. MORE INFORMATION To enable definition updates diagnostics, follow these steps: Windows XP 1. Click Start, click Run, type cmd, and then click OK. 2. At the command prompt, type the following commands. Press ENTER after each command: cd C:\Program Files\Windows Defender MpCmdRun -SignatureUpdate -Trace -Grouping 15 -GetFiles 3. At the command prompt, type ... Read more..

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How to troubleshoot definition update issues for Windows Defender

How to troubleshoot definition update issues for Windows DefenderView products that this article applies to.Article ID:953150Last Review:May 14, 2008Revision:1.4INTRODUCTIONWhen you try to start Windows Defender, you receive a message that states that you should check for new definitions. Or, when you try to check for updates on Windows Update, you receive a message that states that definition updates cannot be checked, downloaded, or installed. This article contains three step-by-step methods that you can use to troubleshoot this problem. The ... Read more..

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You cannot confirm or cancel the changes in the Add Target dialog box in LUN Management because the OK and Cancel buttons are missing on a computer that is running the Russian version of Windows Server 2008

You cannot confirm or cancel the changes in the Add Target dialog box in LUN Management because the OK and Cancel buttons are missing on a computer that is running the Russian version of Windows Server 2008View products that this article applies to.Article ID:949822Last Review:May 19, 2008Revision:1.0SYMPTOMSConsider the following scenario: •You have a computer that is running the Russian version of Windows Server 2008.•You want to confirm or cancel the changes in the Add Target dialog box in the ... Read more..

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You cannot find files when you search a Windows Vista-based computer even though the files exist on the computer

You cannot find files when you search a Windows Vista-based computer even though the files exist on the computerView products that this article applies to.Article ID:932989Last Review:March 15, 2007Revision:1.1On This PageSUMMARYThis article describes an issue in which you cannot find files when you search a Windows Vista-based computer even though the files exist on the computer. This article lists methods that you can use to resolve this issue when you search any location and when you search the index.Back to ... Read more..

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Applications that have earned the Certified for Windows Vista logo or the Works with Windows Vista logo

Applications that have earned the Certified for Windows Vista logo or the Works with Windows Vista logoView products that this article applies to.Article ID:933305Last Review:February 27, 2008Revision:8.1On This PageSUMMARYThis article contains links to current lists of applications that have earned the Certified for Windows Vista logo or the Works with Windows Vista logo. This article also discusses resources that you can use to find applications that have earned the Certified for Windows Vista logo or the Works with Windows Vista ... Read more..

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How to create a Central Store for Group Policy Administrative Templates in Window Vista

How to create a Central Store for Group Policy Administrative Templates in Window VistaView products that this article applies to.Article ID:929841Last Review:January 23, 2007Revision:1.1On This PageINTRODUCTION This article describes how to use the new .admx and .adml files to create and to administer registry-based policy settings in Windows Vista. This article also explains how the Central Store is used to store and to replicate Windows Vista policy files in a domain environment.Back to the topMORE INFORMATIONOverviewWindows Vista uses a new ... Read more..

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