[MS KBs] New KB Articles At Microsoft 9 Dec 2008 - Weekly Summary

.NET Framework 2.0

960880 MenuStrip may expand the first ToolStripMenuItem for any Access Key

SQL Server 2005

960922 Mere Query timeout can lead to fullscale SQLCLR AppDomain unload in some conditions.

System Center Operations Manager 2007

957560 The System Center Operations Manager 2007 console crashes, and a NullReferenceException exception is generated

960883 Modifications required to run the Web Console on a FIPS compliant server

Systems Management Server 2003

956307 Error message when you install the Inventory Tool for Dell Update (ITDU) on an SMS 2003 site server after July 1, 2008: "The Sync task failed to download content from source location"

Windows Server 2003

957553 How to free up client access licenses for Windows Server 2003 Terminal Licensing Server

955839 December 2008 cumulative time zone update for Microsoft Windows operating systems

958838 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

959608 Error message when you run the Chkdsk.exe utility to fix a corrupted volume on a Windows Server 2003-based computer: "Stop 0x00000024"

960028 The DB2.exe Command Prompt window may hang in Windows Server 2003 when you run a batch file to execute DB2-related tasks

960863 Unsigned driver warning message while using network device for ASR restore operation on Windows Server 2003

960092 A Windows Server 2003-based terminal server that also runs Citrix MetaFrame Presentation Server may crash every few days, and you may receive a gray screen when you log on to the terminal server

958476 RDP clients and ICA clients cannot connect to a Windows Server 2003-based terminal server after hotfix 938759 is applied to the server

957778 VSS requestor instances fail when you start multiple VSS requestor instances with a VSS hardware provider to delete snapshots in Windows Server 2003

952826 When you call the "IVssBackupComponents::SetFileRestoreStatus" method by specifying the value of the status parameter as VSS_RS_FAILED, the restore status is set incorrectly on a computer that is running Windows Server 2003 SP1 or SP2

960915 KB 951072 Causes Time Zones to Display of Order During Mini-setup

Windows Vista Enterprise

957759 When you restart a computer that is running 32-bit version of Windows Vista or of Windows Server 2008, the system stops responding

959256 Lots of paged pool memory is consumed when you click the Previous Versions tab after you create some snapshots of a volume on a Windows Server 2008 or a Windows Vista Service Pack 1 (SP1)-based computer

957796 A hotfix that addresses changes to daylight saving time in 2008 is available for Windows Services for UNIX and for Subsystem for UNIX-based Applications

959476 A VSS hardware snapshot database keeps growing with duplicated snapshot information when it is updated for snapshot creation/deletion in Windows Server 2008 or in Windows Vista SP1 systems

954234 A hotfix is available that addresses several problems on a Windows Vista-based or Windows Server 2008-based computer that supports the Intelligent Platform Management Interface

960923 VL Activation Interval not used from KMS host

958933 Windows Server 2008-based or Windows Vista Service Pack 1-based systems do not generate a dump file if the system partition is a mirrored volume

960014 Some services occasionally do not start if you repeatedly restart a computer that runs Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008

958106 Some components of an application may not be displayed correctly in a Terminal Services session if you connect to a terminal server by using RDC 6.1 from a client computer that is running Windows XP SP3, Windows Vista SP1, or Windows Server 2008

960782 When upgrading to Vista SP2 from XP, you may get an Application Compatibility Warning for the Microsoft Application Virtualization Client

958387 A hotfix is available that addresses a memory leak in the Virtual Disk Service on a computer that is running Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008

960866 Windows Easy Transfer may be unable to connect to a laptop computer in a docking station over a USB cable

959520 Stop error when you execute some common Plug and Play functions on a Windows Vista-based or a Windows Server 2008-based computer: "STOP 0x000000D1" or "STOP 0x000000FE"

958894 The Printer Spooler service may encounter an access violation and crash when the service handles asynchronous notifications from print clients on Windows Server 2008-based or Windows Vista Service Pack 1-based computers

960865 Windows Easy Transfer may not transfer file and program settings to a volume formatted with FAT32

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Published Tuesday, December 09, 2008 6:21 PM by Cliff Hobbs - FAQShop.com and Microsoft MVP ConfigMgr/ SMS