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New KB articles related to Directory Services for the week of 11/16-11/23.
Repair options that you can use to recover if you accidentally make an incorrect Distributed File System Replication (DFSR) member authoritative in a Windows Server 2003 R2 environment
Client connections return a "STATUS_INVALID_PARAM" error code when you use a "Send NTLMv2 response only" authentication level in Windows Server 2008 or in Windows Vista
Mandatory user profiles do not work as expected on Windows Vista-based and Windows Server 2008-based client computers when the %LogonServer% environment variable is set in the profile path
User data from the USMT may be deleted unexpectedly by the task sequence engine during the operating system deployment process in System Center Configuration Manager 2007 SP1
The SPN registration of a cluster fails, and Error event IDs 1119 and 1034 are logged in an Exchange Server 2007 Service Pack 1 environment
Hang When Reading StdErr/StdOut Properties of WshScriptExec Object
A name resolution query fails when Windows Server 2003-based DNS servers set the AA bit for the DNS query and forward the query to conditional forwarders
Windows SteadyState may not automatically restart a Windows XP-based computer in certain circumstances
New KB articles related to Directory Services for the week of 10/26-11/2. Not too much this week so I included some that may be interesting despite not exactly being related to Directory Services components.
A handle leak occurs in the Csrss.exe process after the desktop heap is exhausted on a Windows Server 2003-based computer
An SSL connection may fail when you use Internet Explorer to make the SSL connection to an HTTPS Web site on a Windows Server 2003-based computer
Applications or services that rely on the Named Pipe File System may encounter latency or time-out issues when many connections are made to a named pipe in Windows Server 2008 or in Windows Vista SP1
Windows 2000 with Integration Services may shut down slowly while running as a guest on Server 2008 with Hyper-V