You cannot apply the hotfix that is described in Microsoft Knowledge Base article 935276 on a Windows Vista-based computer

When you try to apply the hotfix that is described in Microsoft Knowledge Base article 935276 on a Windows Vista-based computer, the attempt is not successful. Note The hotfix that is described in Microsoft Knowledge Base article 935276 resolves an installation problem that occurs with Web Services on Devices (WSD)-based devices. RESOLUTION 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 ... Read more..

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How to move a virtual machine that is running on Microsoft Virtual Server to a Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V environment

Article ID: 958663 - Last Review: November 24, 2008 - Revision: 1.0How to move a virtual machine that is running on Microsoft Virtual Server to a Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V environmentView products that this article applies to.On This PageExpand all | Collapse allINTRODUCTIONThis article describes how to move a virtual machine that is running on Microsoft Virtual Server to a Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V environment.Back to the topMORE INFORMATIONTo move a virtual machine that is running on Virtual Server to ... Read more..

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Applications or services that use sockets may stop responding in Windows Server 2008 or Windows Vista SP1

Article ID: 959816 - Last Review: February 10, 2009 - Revision: 2.0Applications or services that use sockets may stop responding in Windows Server 2008 or Windows Vista SP1Hotfix Download AvailableView and request hotfix downloadsView products that this article applies to.On This PageExpand all | Collapse allSYMPTOMSIn Windows Server 2008 or Windows Vista SP1, applications or services that use sockets may stop responding. For example, a Windows Server 2008-based domain controller randomly becomes unresponsive to LDAP requests. After ... Read more..

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When you open a network share by using a previously created shortcut in Windows Vista or in Windows Server 2008, a newly created file or folder in the network share does not appear until you update the screen

Article ID: 960954 - Last Review: December 23, 2008 - Revision: 1.0When you open a network share by using a previously created shortcut in Windows Vista or in Windows Server 2008, a newly created file or folder in the network share does not appear until you update the screenHotfix Download AvailableView and request hotfix downloadsView products that this article applies to.On This PageExpand all | Collapse allSYMPTOMSConsider the following scenario:You create a shortcut for a network share in a Windows ... Read more..

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A blank clip art image is inserted in a Works Word Processor document when the Japanese version of Works 8.0 is installed on a Windows Vista Beta 2-based computer

A blank clip art image is inserted in a Works Word Processor document when the Japanese version of Works 8.0 is installed on a Windows Vista Beta 2-based computerView products that this article applies to.Article ID:920724Last Review:May 10, 2007Revision:2.2SYMPTOMSConsider the following scenario:•You have the Japanese version of Microsoft Works 8.0 installed on a Windows Vista-based computer.•You try to insert clip art in a Microsoft Works Word Processor document in Works 8.0. In this scenario, a ... Read more..

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The Hibernate option is not available in Windows Vista

The Hibernate option is not available in Windows VistaView products that this article applies to.Article ID:929658Last Review:March 15, 2007Revision:2.3SYMPTOMSIn Windows Vista, you may experience one or more of the following symptoms:•The Hibernate option is not available in the Start menu power options menu.• The Hibernate option is not available in the Shut Down Windows dialog box.Note To open the Shut Down Windows dialog box, press ALT+F4.•The Hibernate option is not available on the power button menu that ... Read more..

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Enable the Hibernate option in Windows Vista

SYMPTOMS loadTOCNode(1, \'symptoms\'); In Windows Vista, you may experience one or more of the following symptoms: The Hibernate option is not available in the Start menu power options menu. The Hibernate option is not available in the Shut Down Windows dialog box.Note To open the Shut Down Windows dialog box, press ALT+F4. The Hibernate option is not available on the power button menu that appears on the secure desktop.Note You can access the secure desktop's ... Read more..

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How to obtain the latest Windows Vista application compatibility update

How to obtain the latest Windows Vista application compatibility updateView products that this article applies to.Article ID:953960Last Review:July 3, 2008Revision:1.0On This PageINTRODUCTIONWindows Vista application compatibility updates are software updates that address common application compatibility issues in Windows Vista. Microsoft regularly releases Windows Vista application compatibility updates.Note Windows Vista application compatibility updates are cumulative. Each update contains all the improvements that were included in the previous application compatibility updates.To immediately install the latest application compatibility update, click Start, point to ... Read more..

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Description of the Norwegian version of the Outlook 2007 hotfix package: February 26, 2008

Description of the Norwegian version of the Outlook 2007 hotfix package: February 26, 2008View products that this article applies to.Article ID:948959Last Review:March 11, 2008Revision:1.0On This PageSUMMARYThis article describes the Microsoft Office Outlook 2007 issue that is fixed in the Norwegian version of the Outlook 2007 hotfix package that is dated February 26, 2008.This article describes the following items about the hotfix:•The issues that the hotfix fixes.•The prerequisites for installing the hotfix.•Whether you must restart the computer after you install the ... Read more..

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The Cipher.exe utility does not correctly detect the encryption status of the system pagefile (Pagefile.sys) on a computer that is running Windows Vista Service Pack 1 or Windows Server 2008

The Cipher.exe utility does not correctly detect the encryption status of the system pagefile (Pagefile.sys) on a computer that is running Windows Vista Service Pack 1 or Windows Server 2008View products that this article applies to.Article ID:950504Last Review:March 28, 2008Revision:1.0SYMPTOMSOn a computer that is running Windows Vista Service Pack 1 (SP1) or Windows Server 2008, the Cipher.exe utility does not correctly detect the encryption status of the system pagefile (Pagefile.sys).Back to the topCAUSEWindows Vista SP1 and Windows Server ... Read more..

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A memory leak occurs in performance counters that are used to monitor Windows Server 2008-based computers

A memory leak occurs in performance counters that are used to monitor Windows Server 2008-based computersView products that this article applies to.Article ID:951116Last Review:May 9, 2008Revision:1.0SYMPTOMSWhen you use Microsoft System Center Operations Manager 2007 to monitor system performance on Windows Server 2008-based computers, a memory leak occurs. Specifically, this memory leak occurs in the performance counters that are used by System Center Operations Manager 2007.Note Any applications that use performance counters in Windows Server 2008 ... Read more..

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Cross-platform iSCSI boot deployment scenarios are not supported.

Article ID: 967754 - Last Review: February 10, 2009 - Revision: 1.0Cross-platform iSCSI boot deployment scenarios are not supported.View 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 topSymptomInstallation of x64 Windows from cross-platform media (x86 WinPE) to ... Read more..

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All USB devices on the same host controller are powered on and never return to selective suspend mode when one of the USB devices is woken up on a Windows Vista-based or Windows Server 2008-based computer

Article ID: 961249 - Last Review: January 22, 2009 - Revision: 1.0All USB devices on the same host controller are powered on and never return to selective suspend mode when one of the USB devices is woken up on a Windows Vista-based or Windows Server 2008-based computerHotfix Download AvailableView and request hotfix downloadsView products that this article applies to.On This PageExpand all | Collapse allSYMPTOMSOn a computer that is running Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008, multiple USB devices are ... Read more..

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Visual Studio 2008 Crashes After Installing PowerCommands Add-In

Article ID: 967679 - Last Review: February 9, 2009 - Revision: 1.0Visual Studio 2008 Crashes After Installing PowerCommands Add-InView 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 topActionYou are using Visual Studio 2008 with the Visual Studio ... Read more..

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You cannot deploy favorites with URLs that contain the % character

Article ID: 967728 - Last Review: February 10, 2009 - Revision: 1.0You cannot deploy favorites with URLs that contain the % characterView 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 topSymptomWhen you try to deploy favorites with ... Read more..

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The thumbnail representation of a file may not be displayed correctly in Windows Vista

The thumbnail representation of a file may not be displayed correctly in Windows VistaView products that this article applies to.Article ID:928572Last Review:March 15, 2007Revision:1.3SYMPTOMSThe thumbnail representation of a file may not be displayed correctly in Windows Vista.Back to the topCAUSEThis problem occurs because Windows Vista may not update the thumbnail cache.Back to the topRESOLUTIONTo resolve this problem, reset the thumbnail cache. To do this, follow these steps:1.Click Start, click All Programs, click Accessories, click System Tools, and then click ... Read more..

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After you log on to Windows Vista by using the Guest account, the network icon indicates that the network is either disabled or disconnected

After you log on to Windows Vista by using the Guest account, the network icon indicates that the network is either disabled or disconnectedView products that this article applies to.Article ID:928896Last Review:March 15, 2007Revision:1.5SYMPTOMSAfter you log on to Windows Vista by using the Guest account, the network icon in the notification area indicates that the network is either disabled or disconnected. Additionally, you may receive the following error message:Connection status: unknown. The service to detect this status is ... Read more..

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You may be unable to send a fax that you saved as a draft in Windows Fax and Scan if the fax does not have a cover page

You may be unable to send a fax that you saved as a draft in Windows Fax and Scan if the fax does not have a cover pageView products that this article applies to.Article ID:927815Last Review:March 15, 2007Revision:1.3SYMPTOMSIn Windows Vista, you open a saved fax from the Drafts folder in Windows Fax and Scan, and you try to send it. However, the fax may not be submitted to the Outbox, and the fax is never sent and is lost.Back ... Read more..

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You cannot select or format a hard disk partition when you try to install Windows Vista

When you try to install Windows Vista, you may experience one or more of the following symptoms: The hard disk on which you want to install Windows Vista is not listed. You cannot select a hard disk partition on which to install Windows Vista. You cannot format a hard disk partition or partitions. You cannot set the correct size for a hard disk partition. You receive the following error message:Windows is unable to find a system volume that meets its ... Read more..

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Choose a COM port for a Bluetooth enabled device

Some computer programs require a COM port (also called a serial port) to communicate with a Bluetooth enabled device. For example: A program that synchronizes contacts with a mobile phone A program that extracts Global Positioning System (GPS) coordinates from a GPS receiver When you use the Add Bluetooth Device Wizard to add a Bluetooth enabled device to your computer, you create an incoming COM port, which permits your device to connect to a program on your computer, and an outgoing COM port, ... Read more..

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