Description of the CheckSUR update for Windows Vista and for Windows Vista for x64-based systems

Description of the CheckSUR update for Windows Vista and for Windows Vista for x64-based systemsView products that this article applies to.Article ID:947821Last Review:March 13, 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, restore, and modify the registry, click the following article number to ... Read more..

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An error code is returned when a Kerberos client requests a TGT against a Windows Server 2008-based domain controller: KERB5KDC_ERR_C_PRINICPAL_UNKNOWN

An error code is returned when a Kerberos client requests a TGT against a Windows Server 2008-based domain controller: KERB5KDC_ERR_C_PRINICPAL_UNKNOWNView products that this article applies to.Article ID:951191Last Review:May 16, 2008Revision:2.0On This PageSYMPTOMSConsider the following scenario: •A client performs Kerberos authentication against a Windows Server 2008-based domain controller.•The client requests a ticket-granting ticket (TGT) by specifying the host principal name as the client name in the KRB_AS_REQ packet.In this scenario, authentication fails, and the following error code is returned:KERB5KDC_ERR_C_PRINICPAL_UNKNOWNThis problem may occur ... Read more..

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SharePoint Services may not function as expected in the Turkish locale

SharePoint Services may not function as expected in the Turkish localeView products that this article applies to.Article ID:923280Last Review:June 5, 2008Revision:1.0On This PageSYMPTOMSYou may experience one of the following problems on a server that is set to the Turkish locale:•You set the locale of a SharePoint site to Turkish. When you try to edit the permissions of a document library in the site, you receive the following error message:Operation is not valid due to the current state of the object.•A ... Read more..

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When you open a Word 2007 document that is protected by a password on a network share, the document is opened as read-only

Article ID: 956937 - Last Review: November 26, 2008 - Revision: 1.0When you open a Word 2007 document that is protected by a password on a network share, the document is opened as read-onlyView products that this article applies to.Expand all | Collapse allSYMPTOMSWhen you open a Microsoft Office Word 2007 document that is protected by a password on a network share, the document is opened as read-only. You expect to be prompted for a password ... Read more..

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Some features in QuickBooks 2006 and in earlier versions may not work as expected on a Windows Vista-based computer

Some features in QuickBooks 2006 and in earlier versions may not work as expected on a Windows Vista-based computerView products that this article applies to.Article ID:936650Last Review:October 31, 2007Revision:1.4SYMPTOMSOn a Windows Vista-based computer, some features in Intuit QuickBooks 2006 and in earlier versions may not work as expected. For example, the Payroll Services feature may not work correctly.Back to the topCAUSEThis behavior may occur because of compatibility issues that occur when you use Intuit QuickBooks 2006 and earlier versions ... Read more..

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Error message when you put a Windows Vista-based computer to sleep while a PPP connection is active: STOP 0x0000009F

Error message when you put a Windows Vista-based computer to sleep while a PPP connection is active: STOP 0x0000009FView products that this article applies to.Article ID:931671Last Review:August 29, 2007Revision:4.0On This PageSYMPTOMS You are using Point-toPoint Protocol (PPP) to connect to a network or to the Internet from a Windows Vista-based computer. If you put the computer to sleep while the PPP connection is active, the screen goes black. After approximately 10 minutes, your computer may restart, ... Read more..

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The BitLocker Drive Encryption program may become unresponsive on a Windows Vista Ultimate-based computer

The BitLocker Drive Encryption program may become unresponsive on a Windows Vista Ultimate-based computerView products that this article applies to.Article ID:929836Last Review:January 26, 2007Revision:1.1SYMPTOMSWhen you try to run the BitLocker Drive Encryption program on a Windows Vista Ultimate-based computer, the program may become unresponsive. Specifically, the % Completed value in the BDE dialog box does not continue to progress.Back to the topCAUSEThis problem may occur if the BitLocker Drive Encryption program tries to encrypt data on ... Read more..

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How to use the BitLocker Recovery Password Viewer for Active Directory Users and Computers tool to view recovery passwords for Windows Vista

How to use the BitLocker Recovery Password Viewer for Active Directory Users and Computers tool to view recovery passwords for Windows VistaView products that this article applies to.Article ID:928202Last Review:October 26, 2007Revision:3.2On This PageINTRODUCTIONThis article describes how to use the BitLocker Recovery Password Viewer for Active Directory Users and Computers tool. The BitLocker Drive Encryption feature is a data protection feature that is included with the following versions of Windows Vista:•Windows Vista Ultimate•Windows Vista EnterpriseYou can use this tool ... Read more..

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Windows Vista does not enumerate an IEEE 1394a device that you connect to the computer

Windows Vista does not enumerate an IEEE 1394a device that you connect to the computerView products that this article applies to.Article ID:927827Last Review:March 15, 2007Revision:1.4SYMPTOMSWhen you connect an IEEE 1394a device to a computer that is running Windows Vista, Windows Vista does not enumerate the device. However, if you connect the same device to a computer that is running Microsoft Windows XP, Windows XP enumerates the device successfully.Note An IEEE 1394a device may also be referred to as a FireWire ... Read more..

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The optical disk drive on a ThinkPad X300 computer that is running Windows Vista is not recognized after you perform a suspend-and-resume cycle or a hibernate-and-wake cycle on the computer

The optical disk drive on a ThinkPad X300 computer that is running Windows Vista is not recognized after you perform a suspend-and-resume cycle or a hibernate-and-wake cycle on the computerView products that this article applies to.Article ID:949634Last Review:March 19, 2008Revision:1.0On This PageSYMPTOMSConsider the following scenario: •On a ThinkPad X300 computer that is running Windows Vista, you enable the Disable optical drive option on the Power Management tab.•You perform a suspend-and-resume cycle or a hibernate-and-wake cycle on the computer.In this scenario, ... Read more..

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Detection and deployment guidance for the August 12, 2008 security release

Detection and deployment guidance for the August 12, 2008 security releaseView products that this article applies to.Article ID:956636Last Review:August 13, 2008Revision:2.0On 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 system ... Read more..

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You cannot connect to a clustered Exchange 2007 server through a server that has the Client Access Server (CAS) role installed by using the /exchange virtual directory

  Your mailbox is located on a server that is running Microsoft Exchange Server 2007. You use Windows Internet Explorer to try to connect to Microsoft Office Outlook Web Access against a server that has the Client Access Server (CAS) role installed by using the <server url>/exchange URL. However, you receive the following error message: 404 The page cannot be found. The connection is successful if you connect to Outlook Web Access ... Read more..

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Description of the Office Project 2007 hotfix package: May 8, 2008

Description of the Office Project 2007 hotfix package: May 8, 2008View products that this article applies to.Article ID:952293Last Review:May 12, 2008Revision:1.0On This PageSUMMARYThis article describes the Microsoft Office Project 2007 issue that is fixed in the hotfix package that is dated May 8, 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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When you try to access files on a WebDAV site that uses only Digest authentication, the process may fail on a Windows Vista-based computer

When you try to access files on a WebDAV site that uses only Digest authentication, the process may fail on a Windows Vista-based computerView products that this article applies to.Article ID:941850Last Review:May 13, 2008Revision:1.0On This PageSYMPTOMSOn a Windows Vista-based computer, you try to access files on a Web Distributed Authoring and Versioning (WebDAV) site that uses only Digest authentication. However, the process may fail after you are prompted three times for your user credentials and password.If you use a ... Read more..

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You cannot delete or rename the Offline Files when you work offline on a Windows Vista-based computer

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 ... Read more..

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Error message when you run a script that is encoded by using Script Encoder (Screnc.exe) in Windows Server 2003 or in Windows XP

Consider the following scenario: • You use Script Encoder (Screnc.exe) to encode a script. • You run the encoded script on a computer that is running Windows Server 2003 or Windows XP. In this scenario, you receive an error message that resembles the following: Script Error Line: Line_Number Char: Character_number Error: Invalid character Note The Screnc.exe script encoder uses the Jscript.dll file or the Vbscript.dll file to encode a script. The Jscript.dll file or the Vbscript.dll file is included in Windows Internet Explorer 7.   CAUSE This problem occurs because the non-encoded scripts ... Read more..

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MS08-069: Description of the security update for the 2007 Office servers: November 11, 2008

Article ID: 951597 - Last Review: November 11, 2008 - Revision: 1.0MS08-069: Description of the security update for the 2007 Office servers: November 11, 2008View products that this article applies to.On This PageExpand all | Collapse allINTRODUCTIONMicrosoft has released security bulletin MS08-069. To view the complete security bulletin, visit one of the following Microsoft Web sites: Home users:http://www.microsoft.com/protect/computer/updates/bulletins/200811.mspx (http://www.microsoft.com/protect/computer/updates/bulletins/200811.mspx) Skip the details: ... Read more..

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FIX: A Stop error or a crash occurs on the operating system when you profile an application by using Visual Studio 2008 Service Pack 1

Article ID: 958842 - Last Review: February 23, 2009 - Revision: 2.1FIX: A Stop error or a crash occurs on the operating system when you profile an application by using Visual Studio 2008 Service Pack 1View products that this article applies to.On This PageExpand all | Collapse allSYMPTOMSYou may experience a Stop error, or the operating system may crash when you create a profile of an application by using Microsoft Visual Studio 2008 Service Pack 1 (SP1). The problem occurs ... Read more..

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Description of the Microsoft Office PerformancePoint Server 2007 hotfix package that is dated December 19, 2007

This article describes the Microsoft Office PerformancePoint Server 2007 issues that are fixed in the hotfix package that is dated December 19, 2007. 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 replaced by any other hotfix package. • Whether you must make any registry changes. • The files that the hotfix package contains. INTRODUCTION List of issues fixed This ... Read more..

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When you use a screen reader program to read screen items in a WebDAV location in Windows Vista, the screen reader program does not work correctly

When you use a screen reader program to read screen items in a WebDAV location in Windows Vista, the screen reader program does not work correctlyView products that this article applies to.Article ID:926822Last Review:March 19, 2007Revision:2.5SYMPTOMSWhen you use a screen reader program, such as Narrator, to read screen items in a WebDAV location in Windows Vista common file dialog boxes, you experience the following symptoms:•The screen reader program may read the contents of a dialog box one time, ... Read more..

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