[MS KBs] New KB Articles At Microsoft 23 Dec 2008 - Weekly Summary

.NET Framework 2.0


958481 List of the breaking issues with the .NET Framework 2.0 SP2 after you upgrade to the .NET Framework 3.5 SP1

958252 FIX: When you use the Msdatasetgenerator custom tool in the .NET Framework 2.0 Service Pack 1 (SP1), the scale value and the precision value in the generated code for a third-party .NET data provider differ from the values that you set


Internet Explorer 6.0

960714 MS08-078: Security update for Internet Explorer


Outlook 2003

960421 Description of the Outlook 2003 hotfix package (Riched20.msp): December 16, 2008

961081 How to remove the Live Search Maps Add-in for Outlook

959628 Description of the Outlook 2003 hotfix package (Outlook.msp): December 16, 2008

958232 Messages that are opened in Outlook do not contain disclaimers that were configured on a server that has Antigen 9.0 with Service Pack 1 installed


Outlook 2007

960501 Description of the Outlook 2007 hotfix package (Cpao.msp): December 16, 2008

960535 Description of the Outlook 2007 hotfix package (Mso.msp, Outlook.msp): December 16, 2008

959642 Description of the Outlook 2007 hotfix package (Mso.msp,Outlook.msp): December 16, 2008

959632 Outlook 2007 may stop responding when you select an e-mail message that is restricted by Information Rights Management


SQL Server 2005

960570 FIX: A maintenance plan that contains a Rebuild Index task takes much longer to run in SQL Server 2005

960283 FIX: You may encounter a deadlock scenario when you use table variables in SQL Server 2005

959019 FIX: You receive an incorrect result when you run a query that uses the LIKE operator in SQL Server 2005

959006 FIX: Database mirroring sessions may stop intermittently in SQL Server 2005

960574 FIX: Error message when you run the Snapshot Agent for a transactional replication that uses an Oracle 11g publisher in SQL Server 2005: "Msg 21613, Level 16, State 1, Procedure sp_IHsyncmetadata, Line 223"

959008 FIX: Error message when you start database mirroring in SQL Server 2005 on a database that is restored or upgraded from SQL Server 2000: "The Service Broker ID for the remote copy of database "" does not match the ID on the principal server"

959015 FIX: A conflict with the foreign key constraint occurs when you update the case of the column values in the primary key table or you pad column values in the primary key table in SQL Server 2005

959024 FIX: When the Merge Agent synchronizes multiple batches of changes, the synchronization may take a long time to finish or the synchronization may expire unexpectedly in SQL Server 2005

959007 FIX: Error message when you use SQL Server Service Broker in SQL Server 2005: "Failed Virtual Allocate Bytes: FAIL_VIRTUAL_RESERVE 589824"

959012 FIX: When you shrink a database that has the SNAPSHOT transaction isolation level enabled in SQL Server 2005, the shrink operation is not completed successfully

959025 FIX: Error message when you call a stored procedure that returns a rowset which have the DBPROP_MAXROWS rowset property or the SSPROP_MAXBLOBLENGTH rowset property specified: "The incoming tabular data stream (TDS) protocol stream is incorrect"

959016 FIX: Rows that include a NULL column may not be deleted when you delete rows from a table by using " is NULL" as the condition in the WHERE clause in SQL Server 2005

959004 FIX: When a process that is running on an instance of SQL Server 2005 consumes a large amount of memory, dump files are generated in the folder that contains the SQL Server error log

960320 Error message when you install SQL Server 2005 SP3 on Windows Vista: "Visual Studio 2005 has a known compatibility issue with this version of Windows"

959017 FIX: You receive an incorrect result when you query a column of the varchar(max) data type that contains only one character from a table in SQL Server 2005

959893 FIX: Some changes may not be replicated to the subscriber correctly in SQL Server 2005 when the sum of the parameters exceeds 2,100

959013 FIX: The synchronization process is slow, and the CPU usage is high on the computer that is configured as the Distributor in SQL Server 2005

959823 How to customize the quota for the TokenAndPermUserStore cache store in SQL Server 2005 Service Pack 3

960542 FIX: When you run the ALTER TRIGGER statement for a trigger in a merge publication in SQL Server 2005, a change is not replicated to the subscriber database

959020 FIX: When you use a CASE function that returns constants of the binary data type, some constants are trimmed incorrectly even after you run the SET ANSI_PADDING ON statement in SQL Server 2005

959010 FIX: Error message when an application that uses Service Broker sends messages in SQL Server 2005: "The conversation endpoint is not in a valid state for SEND"

959003 FIX: Only the first command in a transaction is replicated to the subscriber when you set the MaxCmdsInTran parameter of Log Reader Agent to 1 in SQL Server 2005

959023 FIX: A blocking issue occurs when you run the Merge Agent in SQL Server 2005

959009 FIX: Target endpoints in Service Broker of SQL Server 2005 leak in the valid message exchange pattern where the target sends only the end conversation message


Windows Server 2003

957924 Description of the cumulative update rollup for the Visual Basic 6.0 Service Pack 6 Runtime Extended Files

961256 The DNS PTR record might be deleted if you change the DNS server order on a Windows 2003 machine

959338 You receive a PAGE_FAULT_IN_NONPAGED_AREA Stop error when you print a document from a Windows Server 2003 server that is running as a terminal server

960228 You receive a Stop error when you click the arrow to scroll down an application pop-up menu on a Windows Server 2003 SP1 or SP2-based computer

959753 How to customize the default local user profile when you prepare an image of Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008, Windows XP, or Windows Server 2003

960417 When you run an application that uses the SystemTimeToTzSpecificLocalTime function in certain Windows installations, the application performance is very poor

959873 You cannot send Start TLS requests from a computer that is running Windows Server 2003 or Windows XP Professional x64 Edition to a server that is running OpenLDAP Software

961293 Unable to access Shares "The specified network name is no longer available"

960680 A hotfix is available to update the Slovak koruna currency symbol (Sk) to the Euro currency symbol (€) and to update the Turkish currency symbol from Yeni Türk Lirasi (YTL) to Türk Lirasi (TL)

961304 Removable Storage Service Event 15 when running NTBackup

958939 The DHCP MMC snap-in stops responding when you try to stop, start, or restart the DHCP service on a clustered DHCP server instance in Windows Server 2003

960071 An access violation occurs when you use an application that calls the SQLExecDirect function of the SQL Server ODBC driver to run a long query in Windows Server 2003 or in Windows XP

961298 Auto enrollment does not work in the Cross Forest environment

959505 Display problems occur in Windows Server 2003 when you move a window between monitor borders in a multi-monitor configuration if the monitors are not configured in a straight-line layout


Windows Vista Enterprise

959438 On computers that are running Windows Server 2008 and Windows Vista SP1, RSAT GPMC has long delays in domain environments that have many GPOs

958865 A Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008 portable computer does not automatically re-enter sleep mode after you undock the computer when it is asleep

959465 Write protection does not always work on SD memory cards that are plugged into a computer that runs Windows XP, Windows Vista, or Windows Server 2008

961223 “No Disk” popup when opening some Office applications, Notepad or Wordpad in Vista

961186 NDIS 5.x USB network adapters do not appear in Performance Monitor

960841 You cannot restart the computer after you restore the system to a point that was created before Windows Disk Protection was turned on

961302 Vista and Windows Server 2008 clients are unable to access cluster names with AES-encrypted Kerberos tickets

960334 The Windows Server 2008 and Windows Vista Failover Cluster Validation process fails, and you receive an error message when the "System cryptography: Use FIPS compliant algorithms for encryption, hashing and signing" policy is enabled

960044 An audio application cannot play the latest non-Pulse Code Modulation (PCM) or encrypted PCM and non-PCM audio formats even after you install a High Definition Audio function driver on a Windows Vista-based or Windows Server 2008-based computer

957390 A hotfix is available for Subsystem for UNIX-based Applications users to incorporate DST changes in Pakistan and in Morocco in 2008

959660 Stop error message if you use two USB streaming-video cameras at the same time on a computer that is running Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008: "STOP 0x0000000A"

960723 Windows Vista Service Pack 1 or Windows Server 2008 stops responding (hangs) during startup

961433 How to configure a Windows Vista client to obtain an IPv6 DHCP address


Windows XP Professional x64 Edition

959199 FIX: Windows Media Player seems to crash when you click an Outlook 2007 link to a local file or a UNC path


Windows XP Service Pack 2

959237 FIX: Internet Explorer may crash when you browse a Web page that constantly fetches a recordset asynchronously and filters the recordset at the same time from an instance of SQL Server

957319 You receive a "Stop 0x00000050" or "Stop 0x0000008E" error message when you restart a Windows XP-based computer

959439 After you upload encrypted files from a Windows XP-based computer to a WebDAV share, the files remain encrypted

961375 Using System Restore to restore a Windows XP based computer that has an encrypted system drive may lead to boot failure

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Published Tuesday, December 23, 2008 2:01 PM by Cliff Hobbs - FAQShop.com and Microsoft MVP ConfigMgr/ SMS