You receive an error message when you use the Windows Complete PC Restore program on the Windows Vista installation disc to restore a computer

You receive an error message when you use the Windows Complete PC Restore program on the Windows Vista installation disc to restore a computerView products that this article applies to.Article ID:925762Last Review:March 15, 2007Revision:2.4SYMPTOMSYou use the Windows Complete PC Restore program in the Windows Recovery Environment utility on the Windows Vista installation disc. You try to restore a computer from a Windows Complete PC Backup and Restore image. Then, you receive the following error message: System Recovery ... Read more..

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There is no option to control the volume when you click to select the Hear text on screen read aloud (Narrator) check box in Windows Vista

There is no option to control the volume when you click to select the Hear text on screen read aloud (Narrator) check box in Windows VistaView products that this article applies to.Article ID:928111Last Review:March 15, 2007Revision:2.3SYMPTOMSIn Windows Vista, there is no option to control the volume when you click to select the Hear text on screen read aloud (Narrator) check box in the Ease of Access dialog box.Additionally, internal speaker controls may not change the narrator volume level. These controls ... Read more..

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You cannot view RAW image files after you copy them from a camera to a computer that is running Windows Vista or Windows XP SP2

You cannot view RAW image files after you copy them from a camera to a computer that is running Windows Vista or Windows XP SP2View products that this article applies to.Article ID:927530Last Review:July 20, 2007Revision:3.1SYMPTOMSAfter you copy an image that is in a RAW file format to a computer that is running Windows Vista or Windows XP Service Pack 2 (SP2), the image does not appear in Windows Photo Gallery or in Windows Live Photo Gallery. Additionally, you may be ... Read more..

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Availability of the Windows Vista Service Pack 1 management tools for the Hyper-V release candidate

Availability of the Windows Vista Service Pack 1 management tools for the Hyper-V release candidateView products that this article applies to.Article ID:949758Last Review:March 25, 2008Revision:1.0On This PageINTRODUCTIONThe Windows Vista Service Pack 1 management tools for the Hyper-V release candidate are now available. This update package installs the Hyper-V remote management tools on a computer that is running Windows Vista Service Pack 1 (SP1). This package includes the following: •The Hyper-V Manager. The Hyper-V Manager is a Microsoft Management Console ... Read more..

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Play Sound When RSS Feed is Discovered

Enable sound upon RSS Feed Discovery: 1. Open Internet Explorer 7. 2. Command Bar, click Tools and select Internet Options. 3. Select the Content tab. 4. Under Feeds, click the Settings button. 5. Under Advanced, check the Play a sound when a feed is found for a webpage checkbox. 6. Click OK. 7. Click OK to close  the Options window. Disable sound upon RSS Feed Discovery: 1. Open Internet Explorer 7. 2. Command Bar, click Tools and select Internet Options. 3. Select the Content tab. 4. Under Feeds, click the Settings button. 5. ... Read more..

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Changes that are made to security groups or to distribution groups are not replicated to destination domain controllers when you use link value replication in a Windows Server 2003 environment

Article ID: 958838 - Last Review: December 4, 2008 - Revision: 1.0Changes that are made to security groups or to distribution groups are not replicated to destination domain controllers when you use link value replication in a Windows Server 2003 environmentView products that this article applies to.Expand all | Collapse allSYMPTOMSConsider the following scenario. In a Windows Server 2003 environment, you set the forest functional level in the forest to Windows Server 2003 or to a later version of ... Read more..

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How to use the Disk Cleanup feature to delete the Windows.old folder after you install Windows Vista

How to use the Disk Cleanup feature to delete the Windows.old folder after you install Windows VistaView products that this article applies to.Article ID:930527Last Review:April 10, 2007Revision:1.0INTRODUCTIONThis article describes when and how to use the Disk Cleanup feature after you install Windows Vista. For example, consider the following scenario:•You perform a custom installation of Windows Vista or a clean installation of Windows Vista. •The computer on which you install Windows Vista already contains a Microsoft Windows ... Read more..

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The available space on a disc that you format by using the Windows Vista Live File System is less than the capacity of the disc

The available space on a disc that you format by using the Windows Vista Live File System is less than the capacity of the discView products that this article applies to.Article ID:928353Last Review:March 15, 2007Revision:1.5SYMPTOMS After you format a disc by using the Windows Vista Live File System, the available space on the disc is less than the capacity of the disc. For example, after you format a 700 megabyte (MB)-disc, less than 700 MB is available for use on ... Read more..

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The slide show length does not match the song length when you use the Change slide show length to match music length option in Windows Vista

The slide show length does not match the song length when you use the Change slide show length to match music length option in Windows VistaView products that this article applies to.Article ID:926672Last Review:March 15, 2007Revision:2.4SYMPTOMSConsider the following scenario: •You use serveral pictures to create a Windows DVD Maker slide show in Windows Vista.•You use the Change slide show length to match music length option together with several song files.•One or more of the song files are MP3 files that ... Read more..

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The slide show length does not match the song length when you use the Change slide show length to match music length option in Windows Vista

The slide show length does not match the song length when you use the Change slide show length to match music length option in Windows VistaView products that this article applies to.Article ID:926672Last Review:March 15, 2007Revision:2.4SYMPTOMSConsider the following scenario: •You use serveral pictures to create a Windows DVD Maker slide show in Windows Vista.•You use the Change slide show length to match music length option together with several song files.•One or more of the song files are MP3 files that ... Read more..

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Log files that are created when you upgrade to Windows Vista from an earlier version of Windows

Log files that are created when you upgrade to Windows Vista from an earlier version of WindowsView products that this article applies to.Article ID:928901Last Review:March 28, 2007Revision:2.0INTRODUCTIONThis article lists all the log files that are created when you upgrade to Windows Vista from an earlier version of Windows.MORE INFORMATIONThe following log files are created when an upgrade is successful:•C: Windows Panther Setupact.log•C: Windows panther setuperr.log•C: Windows inf setupapi.app.log•C: Windows inf setupapi.dev.log•C: Windows panther PreGatherPnPList.log•C: Windows panther PostApplyPnPList.log•C: Windows panther miglog.xmlThe ... Read more..

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The size of the GUID partition table (GPT) disk is not updated on a Windows Vista-based computer after you use a disk management program to expand a logical unit number (LUN)

The size of the GUID partition table (GPT) disk is not updated on a Windows Vista-based computer after you use a disk management program to expand a logical unit number (LUN)View products that this article applies to.Article ID:950927Last Review:May 15, 2008Revision:1.0On This PageSYMPTOMSConsider the following scenario: •You are running a Windows Vista-based computer.•To provide additional space on the computer's hard disk, you run a disk management program to expand the size of a logical unit number (LUN).In this scenario, the LUN ... 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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The customized desktop wallpaper that is specified in the Oobe.xml file is not displayed in Windows Vista

The customized desktop wallpaper that is specified in the Oobe.xml file is not displayed in Windows VistaView products that this article applies to.Article ID:952880Last Review:May 29, 2008Revision:1.1On This PageSYMPTOMSConsider the following scenario:•You run the System Preparation Tool (Sysprep.exe) against a Windows Vista installation.•You use the Oobe.xml file to customize the desktop wallpaper.•You use an answer file to implement unattended settings. The unattended settings include specific language and locale settings.In this scenario, the desktop wallpaper that is specified in the Oobe.xml ... Read more..

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Virtual Disk Service cannot return volume information on a computer that is running Windows Server 2008 or Windows Vista SP1

Article ID: 958556 - Last Review: February 16, 2009 - Revision: 1.0Virtual Disk Service cannot return volume information on a computer that is running Windows Server 2008 or Windows Vista SP1Hotfix Download AvailableView and request hotfix downloadsView products that this article applies to.On This PageExpand all | Collapse allSYMPTOMSConsider the following scenario. You have an application that calls Virtual Disk Service (VDS) to query volume information on a computer that is running Windows Server 2008 or Windows Vista ... Read more..

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A Windows Vista-based computer that is connected to a domain uses the public profile or the private profile for the Windows Firewall policy instead of the domain profile

A Windows Vista-based computer that is connected to a domain uses the public profile or the private profile for the Windows Firewall policy instead of the domain profileView products that this article applies to.Article ID:938756Last Review:November 26, 2007Revision:2.2SYMPTOMSConsider the following scenario:•You have a Windows Vista-based computer that is connected to a domain. •The computer uses two or more network adapters. You expect the domain profile to be used for the Windows Firewall profile. However, in ... Read more..

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When you use Windows Media Player 11 to play a Windows Media Video (WMV) file in Windows Vista, a vertical line may appear in the middle of the playback window

When you use Windows Media Player 11 to play a Windows Media Video (WMV) file in Windows Vista, a vertical line may appear in the middle of the playback windowView products that this article applies to.Article ID:933708Last Review:April 24, 2007Revision:1.3SYMPTOMSWhen you use Microsoft Windows Media Player 11 to play a Windows Media Video (WMV) file in Windows Vista, a vertical line may appear in the middle of the playback window. The line appears as a band or as a bar. ... Read more..

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You receive an error message when you use a Windows Vista Sidebar gadget that has an event that is set to null

You receive an error message when you use a Windows Vista Sidebar gadget that has an event that is set to nullView products that this article applies to.Article ID:927825Last Review:May 16, 2007Revision:1.5On This PageSYMPTOMSWhen you use a Windows Vista Sidebar gadget, you receive an error message that resembles the following:A Runtime Error has occurred. Do you wish to Debug? Line: <line number> Error: Unspecified error.Back to the topCAUSEThis problem occurs if the gadget's script code ... Read more..

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iTunes For Windows XP and Windows 2000: Unable to Create a New Apple Account or View Account Information

Learn what to do if you can't create an Apple Account for the iTunes Store or sign in to view information for an existing account. Symptom When you try to create a new Apple Account with iTunes or when you try to view existing account information, this alert appears: "Could not complete your iTunes Store request. The store may be busy. Check your Internet connection or try again later." Products affected iTunes for Windows Solution Make sure the computer's date is set correctly and that Windows accepts ... Read more..

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You are prompted for user credentials two times on a Windows Vista-based client computer when you access an online document that is on a site that uses Windows Live ID authentication

You are prompted for user credentials two times on a Windows Vista-based client computer when you access an online document that is on a site that uses Windows Live ID authenticationView products that this article applies to.Article ID:948531Last Review:March 5, 2008Revision:1.0On This PageSYMPTOMSOn a Windows Vista-based client computer, you access an online document that is on a site that uses Windows Live ID (WLID) authentication. Then, you are prompted for user credentials two times. However, you expect to be prompted ... Read more..

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