Description of the update for PowerPoint 2007 Help: November 11, 2008

Article ID: 957247 - Last Review: November 12, 2008 - Revision: 1.0Description of the update for PowerPoint 2007 Help: November 11, 2008View products that this article applies to.On This PageExpand all | Collapse allINTRODUCTIONMicrosoft has released updated Help (HxS) files for Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2007. This update contains the latest revisions and additions to PowerPoint Help and to PowerPoint Developer Help. Back to the topMORE INFORMATIONUpdate informationThe update for PowerPoint 2007 Help is available for download ... Read more..

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You do not receive an error message after you restore a Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V virtual machine

Article ID: 958665 - Last Review: November 25, 2008 - Revision: 1.0You do not receive an error message after you restore a Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V virtual machineView products that this article applies to.On This PageExpand all | Collapse allSYMPTOMSAfter you restore a Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V virtual machine from a backup, the virtual machine does not restart successfully. Or, the data within the virtual machine is inconsistent. When this issue occurs, you do not receive an error message.Back to ... Read more..

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Microsoft Security Advisory: Update Rollup for ActiveX Kill Bits

Article ID: 960715 - Last Review: February 10, 2009 - Revision: 1.0Microsoft Security Advisory: Update Rollup for ActiveX Kill BitsView products that this article applies to.On This PageExpand all | Collapse allINTRODUCTIONMicrosoft has released a Microsoft security advisory about this issue for IT professionals. The security advisory contains additional security-related information. To view the security advisory, visit the following Microsoft Web site:http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/advisory/960715.mspx (http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/advisory/960715.mspx) ... Read more..

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MS09-007: Vulnerability in SChannel could allow spoofing

Article ID: 960225 - Last Review: March 10, 2009 - Revision: 1.0MS09-007: Vulnerability in SChannel could allow spoofingView products that this article applies to.On This PageExpand all | Collapse allINTRODUCTIONMicrosoft has released security bulletin MS09-007. To view the complete security bulletin, visit one of the following Microsoft Web sites:Home users:http://www.microsoft.com/protect/computer/updates/bulletins/200903.mspx (http://www.microsoft.com/protect/computer/updates/bulletins/200903.mspx) Skip the details: Download the updates for your home computer or ... Read more..

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Problems with the network, hard disk drive, or storage drivers cause a program to stop unexpectedly in Windows Vista

Problems with the network, hard disk drive, or storage drivers cause a program to stop unexpectedly in Windows VistaView products that this article applies to.Article ID:937097Last Review:May 29, 2007Revision:1.0SYMPTOMSYou start or run a network-capable program in Windows Vista. Then, the program stops unexpectedly (crashes) in either of the following cases:•When the program tries to read valid data from a remote storage medium.•When the program tries to write valid data to a remote storage medium. Additionally, you receive an error message ... Read more..

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A USB device may no longer work correctly after Windows Vista resumes from sleep or from hibernation

A USB device may no longer work correctly after Windows Vista resumes from sleep or from hibernationView products that this article applies to.Article ID:928631Last Review:August 29, 2007Revision:4.1On This PageSYMPTOMSAfter you resume a Windows Vista-based computer from sleep or from hibernation, or after you restart the computer, some devices may no longer work correctly. For example, you may experience any of the following symptoms:•A device, such as a USB IR receiver, does not resume correctly. When this problem occurs, an ... Read more..

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How to troubleshoot scenarios in which the rollback phase was unsuccessful after you upgrade from Windows XP to Windows Vista

How to troubleshoot scenarios in which the rollback phase was unsuccessful after you upgrade from Windows XP to Windows Vista View products that this article applies to.Article ID:927523Last Review:May 10, 2007Revision:3.1On This PageINTRODUCTIONIf you upgrade a computer from Microsoft Windows XP to Windows Vista, and if an error occurs during setup, the rollback phase is initiated. The rollback phase returns the computer to the previous operating system installation. This article describes a successful and unsuccessful rollback phase. The article also ... Read more..

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How to add Input Method Editor (IME) support to Windows PE 2.0

How to add Input Method Editor (IME) support to Windows PE 2.0View products that this article applies to.Article ID:926181Last Review:March 15, 2007Revision:2.3On This PageINTRODUCTIONWindows Vista includes Windows Preinstallation Environment (Windows PE) version 2.0. An Input Method Editor (IME) lets you type double-byte characters in some languages. For example, you can use an IME to type such characters in Japanese. By default, Windows PE version 2.0 does not include support for an IME. This article describes steps to add this ... Read more..

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MS08-055: Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office could allow remote code execution

MS08-055: Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office could allow remote code executionView products that this article applies to.Article ID:955047Last Review:September 9, 2008Revision:1.0On This PageINTRODUCTIONMicrosoft has released security bulletin MS08-055. To view the complete security bulletin, visit one of the following Microsoft Web sites:•Home users:http://www.microsoft.com/protect/computer/updates/bulletins/200809.mspx (http://www.microsoft.com/protect/computer/updates/bulletins/200809.mspx)Skip the details: Download the updates for your home computer or laptop from the Microsoft Update Web site now:http://update.microsoft.com/microsoftupdate/ (http://update.microsoft.com/microsoftupdate/)•IT professionals:http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/MS08-055.msp (http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/MS08-055.mspx)Back to the topHow to obtain help and support for this security update For home users, no-charge ... Read more..

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The optical disk drive is intermittently not displayed on a ThinkPad X300 computer that is running Windows Vista

The optical disk drive is intermittently not displayed on a ThinkPad X300 computer that is running Windows VistaView products that this article applies to.Article ID:953834Last Review:June 6, 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 leave the system idle for more than 10 minutes, and the optical disk drive turns off.•You perform a suspend-and-resume cycle or a hibernate-and-wake cycle on ... Read more..

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Error message when a user tries to add a printer in Windows Server 2008 by using a TCP/IP address or a host name: Access is denied

Article ID: 960792 - Last Review: December 4, 2008 - Revision: 1.0Error message when a user tries to add a printer in Windows Server 2008 by using a TCP/IP address or a host name: Access is deniedView products that this article applies to.Expand all | Collapse allSYMPTOMSWhen a user tries to add a local printer or a network printer in Windows Server 2008 by using a TCP/IP address or a host name, they receive the following error message: Access ... Read more..

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You cannot browse to an SSL-secured Office SharePoint Server 2007 site or to the Search Settings page for a Shared Services Provider

Article ID: 962928 - Last Review: January 23, 2009 - Revision: 1.0You cannot browse to an SSL-secured Office SharePoint Server 2007 site or to the Search Settings page for a Shared Services ProviderView products that this article applies to.Expand all | Collapse allSYMPTOMSYou cannot browse a Secure Sockets Layer (SSL)-secured Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 site or to the Search Settings page for a Shared Services Provider (SSP). Additionally, when you examine the Application log on the server in the ... Read more..

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Error message when you connect a Windows Media Center Extender device to a computer that is running Windows Vista Media Center: “Extender did not connect”

When you connect a Windows Media Center Extender device to a computer that is running Windows Vista Media Center, you receive the following error message: Extender did not connect. The Extender was set up successfully, but has failed to connect to this computer Also, on the Windows Media Center Extender device screen, the Media Center logo is displayed with a connecting status. However, the program does not proceed to the main menu. CAUSE loadTOCNode(1, \\'cause\\'); This problem can occur when the ... Read more..

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FIX: SQL Server 2005 is not installed on a Windows Web Server 2008-based system

FIX: SQL Server 2005 is not installed on a Windows Web Server 2008-based system View products that this article applies to.Article ID:950636Last Review:March 31, 2008Revision:1.0SYMPTOMSWhen you try to install Microsoft SQL Server 2005 on a Windows Web Server 2008-based system, the installation is not completed successfully. Additionally, you receive the following warning message:SQL Server Edition Operating System Compatibility (Warning)MessagesSQL Server Edition Operating System CompatibilitySome components of this edition of SQL Server are not supported on this operating ... Read more..

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If network problems occur when you download files from a network share to an offline folder on a Windows Vista-based computer, the files are corrupted

If network problems occur when you download files from a network share to an offline folder on a Windows Vista-based computer, the files are corruptedView products that this article applies to.Article ID:947900Last Review:March 14, 2008Revision:1.0On This PageSYMPTOMSConsider the following scenario:•On a Windows Vista-based computer, you download some files from a network share to an offline folder.•During this process, some network problems occur, such as a loss of the wireless connection or network congestion.In this scenario, the files that you download ... Read more..

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The IPMI SEL viewer utility is incorrectly disabled in Windows Server 2008 if the BMC interrupt is enabled in BIOS

The IPMI SEL viewer utility is incorrectly disabled in Windows Server 2008 if the BMC interrupt is enabled in BIOSView products that this article applies to.Article ID:949425Last Review:March 11, 2008Revision:1.0On This PageSYMPTOMSThe Intelligent Platform Management Interface (IPMI) System Event Log (SEL) viewer utility is incorrectly disabled in Windows Server 2008 if the baseboard management controller (BMC) interrupt is enabled in BIOS. After the IPMI SEL viewer utility is disabled, no error information is logged if hardware ... Read more..

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How to change the computer certificate on a Windows Server 2008-based computer that is running the “Routing and Remote Access” service and SSTP

This article describes how to change the computer certificate on a Windows Server 2008-based computer that is running the "Routing and Remote Access" service and Secure Socket Tunneling Protocol (SSTP). The computer certificate is also known as a machine certificate. INTRODUCTION Secure Socket Tunneling Protocol (SSTP) is a new virtual private network (VPN) tunneling protocol that is available in the "Routing and Remote Access Services" role in Windows Server 2008. The protocol is also available for use in Windows Vista ... Read more..

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The received time and date of IMAP messages are changed to the time of migration after you migrate mailboxes to an Exchange 2007 Service Pack 1-based server

Article ID: 951273 - Last Review: November 20, 2008 - Revision: 1.0The received time and date of IMAP messages are changed to the time of migration after you migrate mailboxes to an Exchange 2007 Service Pack 1-based serverView products that this article applies to.Expand all | Collapse allSYMPTOMSAfter you migrate mailboxes from different Internet Message Access Protocol (IMAP) e-mail systems to a Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 Service Pack 1 (SP1)-based server, Microsoft Office Outlook or Microsoft Office Outlook ... Read more..

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MS08-078: Security update for Internet Explorer

Article ID: 960714 - Last Review: December 18, 2008 - Revision: 2.2MS08-078: Security update for Internet ExplorerView products that this article applies to.On This PageExpand all | Collapse allINTRODUCTIONMicrosoft has released security bulletin MS08-078. To view the complete security bulletin, visit one of the following Microsoft Web sites:Home users:http://www.microsoft.com/protect/computer/updates/bulletins/200812.mspx (http://www.microsoft.com/protect/computer/updates/bulletins/200812.mspx) Skip the details: Download the updates for your home computer or laptop ... Read more..

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Error message when you try to install the Exchange Best Practices Analyzer on a Windows Vista-based computer: There is a problem with this Windows Installer package

Error message when you try to install the Exchange Best Practices Analyzer on a Windows Vista-based computer: There is a problem with this Windows Installer packageView products that this article applies to.Article ID:938010Last Review:October 31, 2007Revision:1.2SYMPTOMSWhen you try to install the Microsoft Exchange Best Practices Analyzer on a Windows Vista-based computer, you receive the following error message:There is a problem with this Windows Installer package. A program required for this install to complete could not be run. Contact your support ... Read more..

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