FIX: The set of values returned from the row.GetColumnsInError method is empty when a client computer that has the .NET Framework 2.0 installed receives a DataSet object from a WCF service

FIX: The set of values returned from the row.GetColumnsInError method is empty when a client computer that has the .NET Framework 2.0 installed receives a DataSet object from a WCF service View products that this article applies to.Article ID:951113Last Review:May 15, 2008Revision:1.0On This PageSYMPTOMSA client computer has the Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0 installed. You use the NetTcpBinding binding to connect the client computer to a Windows Communication Foundation (WCF) service. When the client computer receives a DataSet object from ... Read more..

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Description of the Special Groups feature in Windows Vista and in Windows Server 2008

Special Groups is a new feature in Windows Vista and in Windows Server 2008. The Special Groups feature lets an administrator set a list of group security identifiers (SIDs) in the registry. An audit event is logged in the Security log if the following conditions are true: • Any of the group SIDs is added to an access token when a group member logs on. Note An access token contains the security information for a logon session. Also, the token identifies the user, ... Read more..

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The â¬ÅGroup Policy domain controller selectionâ¬Â Group Policy setting does not work as expected

Article ID: 961299 - Last Review: December 17, 2008 - Revision: 1.0The “Group Policy domain controller selection” Group Policy setting does not work as expectedView 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 topSymptomWindows writes Group Policy ... Read more..

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Black or white colored brush strokes in a picture may not be printed correctly by a Microsoft XPS Document Writer printer in Windows Vista or in Windows Server 2008

Article ID: 959541 - Last Review: January 6, 2009 - Revision: 1.0Black or white colored brush strokes in a picture may not be printed correctly by a Microsoft XPS Document Writer printer in Windows Vista or in Windows Server 2008Hotfix Download AvailableView and request hotfix downloadsView products that this article applies to.On This PageExpand all | Collapse allSYMPTOMSOn a Windows Vista-based or Windows Server 2008-based computer, you try to print a picture that contains black or white colored brush strokes ... Read more..

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XFOR: Telnet to Port 25 to Test SMTP Communication

This article describes how to telnet to port 25 on a computer that runs Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP) services to troubleshoot SMTP communication problems. The information in this article, including error messages, only applies to issues when attempting to resolve SMTP communication issues with Microsoft Exchange-based servers and is not intended for general troubleshooting purposes. You can use the following troubleshooting steps that are appropriate for the type of problem that you are experiencing. For example, if you are having ... Read more..

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When you try to log on to a Windows Vista-based computer, you briefly receive a Welcome message, and then you are logged off

When you try to log on to a Windows Vista-based computer, you briefly receive a Welcome message, and then you are logged offView products that this article applies to.Article ID:929825Last Review:January 23, 2007Revision: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 ... Read more..

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The administrator account does not appear on the Windows Vista Welcome screen

The administrator account does not appear on the Windows Vista Welcome screenView products that this article applies to.Article ID:926183Last Review:March 15, 2007Revision:1.3SYMPTOMSYou notice that the administrator account does not appear on the Windows Vista Welcome screen.Back to the topCAUSEBy default, the following conditions are true in Windows Vista:•The built-in administrator account is disabled.•The built-in administrator account cannot log on to the computer in safe mode.Note In some cases, Windows Vista may determine, during an upgrade from Microsoft Windows XP, ... Read more..

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Windows Boot Manager displays all characters with the same width in Windows Vista

Windows Boot Manager displays all characters with the same width in Windows VistaView products that this article applies to.Article ID:929827Last Review:February 22, 2007Revision:1.3INTRODUCTIONWindows Boot Manager (Bootmgr.exe) displays all characters with the same width in Windows Vista. For example, when the string includes multi-byte characters, all single-byte characters are displayed with the multi-byte width.Windows Boot Manager allows for 80 single-byte characters to be shown per line. But the text may be clipped when the characters are displayed as multi-byte ... Read more..

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12 safety tips on blogging for parents and kids

The practice of blogging, short for keeping a "Web log" or online personal journal, has spread like wildfire-especially among teenagers, who sometimes maintain blogs without the knowledge of their parents or guardians. Recent studies show that teenagers write roughly half of all blogs today, with two out of three providing their age, three out of five revealing their location and contact information, and one in five revealing their full name. It should go without saying that there are potential risks in ... Read more..

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You receive an Error: The Product Key you have entered will not Work with this Edition or Version of Windows Vista error message when you try to activate your copy of Windows Vista

You receive an Error: The Product Key you have entered will not Work with this Edition or Version of Windows Vista error message when you try to activate your copy of Windows VistaView products that this article applies to.Article ID:949744Last Review:March 18, 2008Revision:1.0SYMPTOMSWhen you try to activate Windows Vista, you may receive the following error message: The Product Key you have entered will not Work with this Edition or Version of Windows VistaBack to the topCAUSEThis problem may occur ... Read more..

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Make the computer easier to see (optimize visual display)

If you sometimes have trouble seeing items on your screen, you can adjust the settings to make text and images on the screen appear larger, improve the contrast between items on the screen, and hear on-screen text read aloud. You can adjust these settings on the Make the computer easier to see page in the Ease of Access Center. 1. Open the Make the computer easier to see page by clicking the ... Read more..

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The Message Queueing service does not start when you run Windows Vista in Workgroup mode after you uninstall Windows Vista SP1

The Message Queueing service does not start when you run Windows Vista in Workgroup mode after you uninstall Windows Vista SP1View products that this article applies to.Article ID:952572Last Review:May 15, 2008Revision:1.0SYMPTOMSConsider the following scenario:•You run the release version of Windows Vista in Workgroup mode.•You install Windows Vista Service Pack 1 (SP1).•You uninstall Windows Vista SP1.•You run Windows Vista in Workgroup mode again.In this scenario, the Microsoft Message Queuing (also known as MSMQ) service does not start. Additionally, an event ... Read more..

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Windows Server 2008 will log on the administrator account automatically without displaying the logon dialog box when you set the administrator password as blank

SYMPTOMS When you disable the "Password must meet complexity requirements password" policy on a Windows Server 2008-based computer, and then you set the administrator password as blank, Windows Server 2008 logs on the administrator account automatically without displaying the logon dialog box. CAUSE This problem occurs because of a design change from Windows Server 2003. APPLIES TO • Windows Server 2008 Standard • Windows Server 2008 Enterprise • Windows Server 2008 Datacenter • Windows Web Server 2008 • Windows Server 2008 for Itanium-Based Systems -------------------------------------------- Microsoft Knowledge Base Article This article contents is Microsoft Copyrighted material. Microsoft Corporation. ... Read more..

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Error message when you access the shared resources in a cooperation network over a VPN connection from a Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008-based client computer: 0x80004005 or 0x80070035

Article ID: 958285 - Last Review: November 4, 2008 - Revision: 1.0Error message when you access the shared resources in a cooperation network over a VPN connection from a Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008-based client computer: 0x80004005 or 0x80070035Hotfix Download AvailableView and request hotfix downloadsView products that this article applies to.On This PageExpand all | Collapse allSYMPTOMSOn a Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008-based client computer, you switch a network connection from one network adapter to another ... Read more..

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MS09-004: Vulnerabilities in Microsoft SQL Server could allow remote code execution

Article ID: 959420 - Last Review: February 10, 2009 - Revision: 1.2MS09-004: Vulnerabilities in Microsoft SQL Server could allow remote code executionView products that this article applies to.On This PageExpand all | Collapse allINTRODUCTIONMicrosoft has released security bulletin MS09-004. To view the complete security bulletin, visit one of the following Microsoft Web sites:Home users:http://www.microsoft.com/protect/computer/updates/bulletins/200902.mspx (http://www.microsoft.com/protect/computer/updates/bulletins/200902.mspx) Skip the details: Download the updates for ... Read more..

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A USB drive may not appear in the Windows Connect Now Flash Configuration feature of Windows Vista

A USB drive may not appear in the Windows Connect Now Flash Configuration feature of Windows VistaView products that this article applies to.Article ID:927841Last Review:March 15, 2007Revision:1.3SYMPTOMSA USB drive may not appear in the Windows Connect Now (WCN) Flash Configuration feature of Windows Vista when you click I have a USB thumb drive and then save the network settings. This behavior occurs if the USB drive uses the NTFS file system format.Back ... Read more..

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Keyboard input may be displayed very slowly after you upgrade a computer to Windows Vista

Keyboard input may be displayed very slowly after you upgrade a computer to Windows VistaView products that this article applies to.Article ID:927840Last Review:March 15, 2007Revision:1.6Important This article contains information about how to modify the registry. Make sure to 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 view ... Read more..

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How to work with stored procedures by using script in an InfoPath form

This article describes step-by-step instructions for creating a Microsoft Office InfoPath 2007 form or a Microsoft Office InfoPath 2003 form that works with parameterized stored procedures. MORE INFORMATION loadTOCNode(1, \'moreinformation\'); The top-level XDocument object for InfoPath exposes the QueryAdapter property. The QueryAdapter property returns a reference to the data adapter object that is associated with an InfoPath form. At run time, you can use the QueryAdapter property to access the primary data source of your form and to then run commands. ... Read more..

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An application that uses version 7 of the Video Mixing Renderer may crash when you pause video in Windows Vista

An application that uses version 7 of the Video Mixing Renderer may crash when you pause video in Windows VistaView products that this article applies to.Article ID:944325Last Review:March 17, 2008Revision:1.0On This PageSYMPTOMSIn Windows Vista, when you pause video in an application that uses version 7 of the Video Mixing Renderer (VMR7), the application may crash.Back to the topCAUSEThis problem occurs because a threading issue in the Windows Vista version of VMR7 may cause a deadlock.Back to the topRESOLUTIONUpdate informationWindows Vista, ... Read more..

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Certain characters in a file name may be converted to underscores when a user downloads a file by using Windows Internet Explorer 7

Certain characters in a file name may be converted to underscores when a user downloads a file by using Windows Internet Explorer 7View products that this article applies to.Article ID:949197Last Review:March 5, 2008Revision:1.1SYMPTOMSWhen a user visits a Web site that you own, and the user downloads a file by using Windows Internet Explorer 7, the user may find that certain characters in the file name are converted to underscore characters (_) after they download the file.This ... Read more..

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