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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Stop error message when you start a Windows Vista-based computer: 0xC1F5

Stop error message when you start a Windows Vista-based computer: 0xC1F5View products that this article applies to.Article ID:946084Last Review:March 12, 2008Revision:2.0SYMPTOMSWhen you start a Windows Vista-based computer, you receive the following Stop error message on a blue screen:0xC1F5Back to the topCAUSEThis issue occurs because the Common Log File System (Clfs.sys) driver does not fix the $TxfLog file when the file is corrupted. In addition to the Stop error message, Windows Vista ... 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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Backup status in the SBS 2008 console does not update for system-state backups

Article ID: 961294 - Last Review: December 17, 2008 - Revision: 1.0Backup status in the SBS 2008 console does not update for system-state backupsView 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 Server Backup, the backup ... Read more..

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Error message when you use the Sysprep tool on a Windows Vista-based computer: “A fatal error occurred while trying to sysprep the machine”

When you use the System Preparation (Sysprep) tool on a Windows Vista-based computer, you may receive the following error message: A fatal error occurred while trying to sysprep the machine. Additionally, an error message that resembles the following is logged in the Setuperr.log file: Date Time, Error [0x0f0073] SYSPRP RunExternalDlls:Not running DLLs; either the machine is in an invalid state or we couldn't update the recorded state, dwRet = ... Read more..

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A USB video camera that is connected to a Windows Vista-based computer may not display an image after you resume the computer from sleep

A USB video camera that is connected to a Windows Vista-based computer may not display an image after you resume the computer from sleepView products that this article applies to.Article ID:938315Last Review:June 7, 2007Revision:1.0SYMPTOMSConsider the following scenario:•You have a video camera that is connected to a Windows Vista-based computer through a USB connection. Note This kind of camera may also be known as a webcam.•You use the video camera together with a video-capture program to capture input from the camera.•The ... Read more..

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Some USB audio devices and some USB audio TV tuners do not work correctly together with a Windows Vista-based computer

Some USB audio devices and some USB audio TV tuners do not work correctly together with a Windows Vista-based computerView products that this article applies to.Article ID:933262Last Review:August 29, 2007Revision:2.0On This PageSYMPTOMSSome universal serial bus (USB) audio devices and some USB audio TV tuners do not work correctly when you use the devices or the TV tuners together with a Windows Vista-based computer.Back to the topRESOLUTIONHotfix informationA supported hotfix is now available from ... Read more..

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How to update the RAID driver on a Toshiba Portege M400 mobile PC that is running Windows Vista

How to update the RAID driver on a Toshiba Portege M400 mobile PC that is running Windows VistaView products that this article applies to.Article ID:928235Last Review:March 15, 2007Revision:1.4INTRODUCTIONThis article describes how to update the RAID driver on a Toshiba Portege M400 mobile PC that is running Windows Vista.MORE INFORMATIONTo update the RAID driver on a Toshiba Portege M400 mobile PC that is running Windows Vista, follow these steps:1.Obtain an updated RAID driver from the computer manufacturer. For information about how ... Read more..

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The touch calibration is not aligned correctly during the mini-setup on an Ultra-Mobile PC (UMPC) when you upgrade to Windows Vista

The touch calibration is not aligned correctly during the mini-setup on an Ultra-Mobile PC (UMPC) when you upgrade to Windows VistaView products that this article applies to.Article ID:927829Last Review:March 15, 2007Revision:1.4SYMPTOMSWhen you try to upgrade the operating system to Windows Vista, the touch calibration is not aligned correctly during the mini-setup on the following Ultra-Mobile PCs (UMPC):•Origami T700 from Amtek•eo UMPC v7110 from TabletKiosk•SmartCaddie from PBJ IncorporatedBack to the topCAUSEThis issue may occur if linearity calibration ... Read more..

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The OOBE Wizard may not run when you use Sysprep.exe to deploy a Windows Vista image

The OOBE Wizard may not run when you use Sysprep.exe to deploy a Windows Vista imageView products that this article applies to.Article ID:926175Last Review:March 15, 2007Revision:1.3SYMPTOMSWhen you use the System Preparation tool (Sysprep.exe) in audit mode to deploy a Windows Vista Windows Image Format (WIM) image file, the Out of Box Experience (OOBE) Wizard does not run automatically. Instead, the OOBE Wizard is displayed as a System Cleanup Action option in a dialog box. This symptom occurs even though the ... Read more..

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Windows Media Player stops responding after you install a third-party product that registers its own version of the Wmp.dll file

When you install a third-party product that registers its own version of the Wmp.dll file on a Windows Vista-based computer, Windows Media Player stops responding. CAUSE This problem occurs because the third-party product uses its own installation directory to install the Wmp.dll file on the Windows Vista-based computer. When this occurs, the InstalledVersions corruption check that Windows Media Player performs is bypassed and Windows Media Player is blocked or stops ... Read more..

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The Language bar is not docked to the taskbar after you connect to a remote localized version of Windows Server 2008

The Language bar is not docked to the taskbar after you connect to a remote localized version of Windows Server 2008View products that this article applies to.Article ID:951044Last Review:April 24, 2008Revision:1.1SYMPTOMSConsider the following scenario. You use the Start the following program on connection option on the Remote Desktop Connection client to start a program immediately after you connect to a remote localized version of a Windows Server 2008-based computer that is running Terminal Services. After you connect to the Windows ... Read more..

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Some slides are not centered when you print multiple slides per page in PowerPoint

Some slides are not centered when you print multiple slides per page in PowerPointView products that this article applies to.Article ID:952275Last Review:May 13, 2008Revision:1.0On This PageSYMPTOMSWhen you print multiple slides per page in Microsoft PowerPoint 2002, in Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2003, or in Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2007, some slides are offset and are not centered. This behavior occurs when use one of the following PostScript system drivers to print the slides: •Lexmark C920 ... Read more..

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VPN connection fails on Windows Vista client: Error 609: A device type was specfied that does not exit

VPN connection fails on Windows Vista client: Error 609: A device type was specfied that does not exitView products that this article applies to.Article ID:953795Last Review:May 30, 2008Revision:1.0Source: 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 topResultOn a Windows Vista computer, you are unable to establish a connection to ... Read more..

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The W3wp.exe process intermittently stops responding and Event ID 1000 is logged in Exchange Server 2007 Service Pack 1

Article ID: 956613 - Last Review: November 20, 2008 - Revision: 1.0The W3wp.exe process intermittently stops responding and Event ID 1000 is logged in Exchange Server 2007 Service Pack 1View products that this article applies to.Expand all | Collapse allSYMPTOMSOn a server that is running Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 Service Pack 1 (SP1), the W3wp.exe process intermittently stops responding. Additionally, the following event is logged in the Application log: Log Name: Application Source: Application Error Date: ... Read more..

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An exception occurs in Exchange Management Console when you preview AddressList in an Exchange Server 2007 environment

Article ID: 951267 - Last Review: November 20, 2008 - Revision: 1.0An exception occurs in Exchange Management Console when you preview AddressList in an Exchange Server 2007 environmentView products that this article applies to.Expand all | Collapse allSYMPTOMSIn an Exchange 2007 environment, you can use the -RecipientFilter parameter to define the criteria that you use to create custom dynamic distribution groups, e-mail address policies, address lists, or global address lists (GALs). However, if you use the -RecipientFilter ... Read more..

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