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NEWS

Windows Server 2008 R2 Reviewers Guide

www.microsoft.com/presspass/events/winhec/docs/WindowsServer08R2BETARG.doc

Introduction to Windows Server 2008 R2

http://www.microsoft.com/windowsserver2008/en/us/r2.aspx

Welcome to Windows 7

http://www.microsoft.com/windows/windows-7/

Microsoft Unveils Windows Azure at Professional Developers Conference

http://www.microsoft.com/presspass/press/2008/oct08/10-27PDCDay1PR.mspx

Update Release of Windows Server 2008 Offers Additional Opportunities for IT Pros and Hardware Vendors

http://www.microsoft.com/presspass/features/2008/nov08/11-06winserverr2.mspx

Windows Virtualization Team Blog

http://blogs.technet.com/virtualization/

The World Simplified is a Virtual World

http://blogs.technet.com/virtualworld/

Ask the Directory Services Team

http://blogs.technet.com/askds/

Ask the Performance Team

http://blogs.technet.com/askperf/

Microsoft Enterprise Networking Team

http://blogs.technet.com/networking/

Ask the Core Team

http://blogs.technet.com/askcore/

Microsoft Advanced Windows Debugging and Troubleshooting

http://blogs.msdn.com/ntdebugging/

Terminal Services Team Blog

http://blogs.msdn.com/ts/

The Hot Blog

http://blogs.technet.com/hot/

 

DOCUMENTS

All

Infrastructure Planning and Design

The Infrastructure Planning and Design (IPD) guides are the next version of Windows Server System Reference Architecture. The guides in this series help clarify and streamline design processes for Microsoft infrastructure technologies, with each guide addressing a unique infrastructure technology or scenario.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=2&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3dad3921fb-8224-4681-9064-075fdf042b0c%26displaylang%3den

Windows Server

ILM 2007 Powershell Commandlets Quick Reference Guide

Provides information about the ILM 2007 Powershell Commandlets

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=4&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d38b31e06-0342-481e-b744-9899d5b601db%26displaylang%3den

Windows Client

Windows Vista User Experience Guidelines

Download a preliminary draft of the Windows Vista™ User Experience Guidelines (UX Guide).

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=11&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3de49820cb-954d-45ae-9cb3-1b9e8ea7fe8c%26displaylang%3den

Volume Activation 2.0 Technical Guidance

Technical documentation for planning, deployment, and operations of Volume Activation 2.0 for Windows Vista and Windows Server 2008. Includes the Volume Activation 2.0 Overview Guide, Planning Guide, Deployment Guide, Operations Guide, Resources, FAQ and Technical Attributes.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=33&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d9893f83e-c8a5-4475-b025-66c6b38b46e3%26displaylang%3den

Other

Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0 Implementation Guide

This guide contains comprehensive information about how to plan, install, and maintain Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=7&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d1ceb5e01-de9f-48c0-8ce2-51633ebf4714%26displaylang%3den

Geneva Whitepapers

Geneva Overview Documentation

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=32&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d9ca5c685-3172-4d8f-81cb-1a59bdc9f7e3%26displaylang%3den

 

DOWNLOADS

Windows Client

Update for Root Certificates

This item updates the list of root certificates on your computer to the list that is accepted by Microsoft as part of the Microsoft Root Certificate Program.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=1&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3df814ec0e-ee7e-435e-99f8-20b44d4531b0%26displaylang%3den

Security Update for Windows XP (KB954459)

A security issue has been identified in Microsoft XML Core Services (MSXML) that could allow an attacker to compromise your Windows-based system and gain control over it.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=2&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d7493fa37-2cbf-4d66-8690-d50d63da4096%26displaylang%3den

Security Update for Windows XP (KB955069)

A security issue has been identified in the way Microsoft XML Core Services (MSXML) is handled that could allow an attacker to compromise a computer that is running Microsoft Windows and gain control over it.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=3&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d6ed1a087-97e2-4283-9b53-b7b046654d08%26displaylang%3den

Security Update for Windows XP (KB957097)

A security issue has been identified that could allow an authenticated remote attacker to compromise your Microsoft Windows-based system and gain control over it.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=4&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d6f8ae0aa-fd68-4156-9016-bba00149793c%26displaylang%3den

UI Automation Specification

This download contains the Community Promise Specification for UI Automation.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=5&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3da1fe1066-bf4f-44fc-834b-676b311e83a2%26displaylang%3den

SCAP Conversion Tool for DCM

The SCAP Conversion Tool for DCM converts Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) files into DCM Configuration Packs and indicates gaps in a log file that can result from the conversion process. Use the Configuration Packs in combination with the desired configuration management (DCM) feature in Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager 2007 to monitor compliance with the SCAP baseline.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=6&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d22e5b9a0-fa7b-4d43-bcea-7084ae6f40f5%26displaylang%3den

Update for Windows XP (KB959252)

Install this update to resolve an issue in which you receive a 0x0000008e Stop error after you install security update KB954211 (MS08-061).

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=8&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3dec4b7d80-79b6-4035-92a3-3992a9e09718%26displaylang%3den

Data Encryption Toolkit for Mobile PCs

This toolkit is intended to help you secure the data on your organization’s mobile PCs--in a cost-effective way--using Encrypting File System (EFS) and Microsoft BitLocker Drive Encryption (BitLocker) technologies.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=9&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d1a99576a-fe67-418f-88b1-81e2055fe977%26displaylang%3den

OEM Ready

Program Tools and Documentation

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=1&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3dff6f5ff8-5655-4244-9f75-4d9909e5aec2%26displaylang%3den

Security Update for Windows Vista (KB954459)

A security issue has been identified in Microsoft XML Core Services (MSXML) that could allow an attacker to compromise your Windows-based system and gain control over it.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=3&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3dcb6c4315-8c6d-43af-978b-b190b1a1577a%26displaylang%3den

Security Update for Windows Vista for x64-based Systems (KB954459)

A security issue has been identified in Microsoft XML Core Services (MSXML) that could allow an attacker to compromise your Windows-based system and gain control over it.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=4&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d39443046-2093-4c87-ac7b-679deab96414%26displaylang%3den

Security Update for Windows Vista for x64-based Systems (KB957097)

A security issue has been identified that could allow an authenticated remote attacker to compromise your Microsoft Windows-based system and gain control over it.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=5&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d727ce9b6-827f-4350-b4ff-c08e8ac541a6%26displaylang%3den

Security Update for Windows Vista for x64-based Systems (KB955069)

A security issue has been identified in the way Microsoft XML Core Services (MSXML) is handled that could allow an attacker to compromise a computer that is running Microsoft Windows and gain control over it.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=6&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3db01a5f31-8c57-4c5c-909e-b37caf0439b0%26displaylang%3den

Security Update for Windows Vista (KB955069)

A security issue has been identified in the way Microsoft XML Core Services (MSXML) is handled that could allow an attacker to compromise a computer that is running Microsoft Windows and gain control over it.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=7&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3daffbc957-1867-4bbe-924d-6f0696ae0895%26displaylang%3den

Security Update for Windows Vista (KB957097)

A security issue has been identified that could allow an authenticated remote attacker to compromise your Microsoft Windows-based system and gain control over it.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=8&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d5612815f-8685-45d2-af4a-164c298a0869%26displaylang%3den

Update for Windows Mail Junk E-mail Filter [November 2008] (KB905866)

Install this update for Windows Mail to revise the definition files that are used to detect e-mail messages that should be considered junk e-mail or that may contain phishing content.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=9&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3daa029fde-f341-44fc-8b85-0c6f3d3c2d69%26displaylang%3den

Update for Windows Mail Junk E-mail Filter for x64-based Systems [November 2008] (KB905866)

Install this update for Windows Mail to revise the definition files that are used to detect e-mail messages that should be considered junk e-mail or that may contain phishing content.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=10&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d749e10cd-f40c-4f94-8e38-d4221ded7652%26displaylang%3den

URL Rewrite Module for IIS 7.0 (x64)

URL rewrite module provides a rule-based rewriting mechanism for changing requested URL’s before they get processed by web server.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=12&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d6c15b777-8d9e-4d99-b359-a98e2c0880f7%26displaylang%3den

URL Rewrite Module for IIS 7.0 (x86)

URL rewrite module provides a rule-based rewriting mechanism for changing requested URL’s before they get processed by web server.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=13&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d836778ea-b2f2-4907-b2dc-a152ec0a4bc4%26displaylang%3den

Windows Vista Optimized Desktop Program Datasheets

Windows Vista Optimized Desktop Program Datasheets

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=14&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3ddfcc44c4-dc36-4f68-892c-5dce1b2bf247%26displaylang%3den

UI Automation Specification

This download contains the Community Promise Specification for UI Automation.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=15&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3da1fe1066-bf4f-44fc-834b-676b311e83a2%26displaylang%3den

Update for Windows XP x64 Edition (KB959252)

Install this update to resolve an issue in which you receive a 0x0000008e Stop error after you install security update KB954211 (MS08-061).

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=16&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d77dc587e-5817-4b12-80fe-dabd2434ab90%26displaylang%3den

SCAP Conversion Tool for DCM

The SCAP Conversion Tool for DCM converts Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) files into DCM Configuration Packs and indicates gaps in a log file that can result from the conversion process. Use the Configuration Packs in combination with the desired configuration management (DCM) feature in Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager 2007 to monitor compliance with the SCAP baseline.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=17&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d22e5b9a0-fa7b-4d43-bcea-7084ae6f40f5%26displaylang%3den

Microsoft Assessment and Planning

The Microsoft Assessment and Planning toolkit is a tool that makes it easy for you to assess your current IT infrastructure for a variety of technology migration projects. It includes the features previously provided with the Windows Vista Hardware Assessment Solution Accelerator.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=19&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d67240b76-3148-4e49-943d-4d9ea7f77730%26displaylang%3den

Windows Home Server Technical Brief for Remote Access

This Technical Brief provides an in-depth look at the features and functionality of Windows Home Server Remote Access.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=20&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d8505e3a8-bbbc-445d-ba65-13782661dcb0%26displaylang%3den

Data Encryption Toolkit for Mobile PCs

This toolkit is intended to help you secure the data on your organization’s mobile PCs--in a cost-effective way--using Encrypting File System (EFS) and Microsoft BitLocker Drive Encryption (BitLocker) technologies.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=21&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d1a99576a-fe67-418f-88b1-81e2055fe977%26displaylang%3den

test

Test for tier 2

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=22&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d0bcda1e1-5fef-45e7-9a04-9f9e53de79d0%26displaylang%3den

Update for Windows Vista (KB957508)

Install this update to improve features for the Request Filtering module in IIS 7.0.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=23&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3dac57a12f-0d4f-4889-a96b-e88aea960c6c%26displaylang%3den

Update for Windows Vista for x64-based Systems (KB957508)

Install this update to improve features for the Request Filtering module in IIS 7.0.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=24&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d269abbbc-5d80-45d8-9196-9684fc149841%26displaylang%3den

Update for Windows Vista for x64-based Systems (KB943790)

Install this update to extend the File Management APIs to not only enable the discovery and restoration of deleted files from volumes that are not encrypted but also enable the recovery of files from Bitlocker encrypted volumes.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=25&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d2df42c65-13db-4c37-b78c-3c6094455ea0%26displaylang%3den

Update for Windows Vista for x64-based Systems (KB955805)

Install this update to resolve latency issues with certificates where the Subject Information Access (SIA) extension is installed on a computer that is running Windows Vista.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=26&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d585ffadc-4fc3-4fe1-9dc0-cc10218b15a3%26displaylang%3den

Update for Windows Vista (KB955805)

Install this update to resolve latency issues with certificates where the Subject Information Access (SIA) extension is installed on a computer that is running Windows Vista.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=27&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d365aa4e8-c8cf-485f-a81c-2e361f271a9b%26displaylang%3den

Update for Windows Vista (KB943790)

Install this update to extend the File Management APIs to not only enable the discovery and restoration of deleted files from volumes that are not encrypted but also enable the recovery of files from Bitlocker encrypted volumes.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=28&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3de5c75586-4e42-4c4b-8e81-ce5483f738c1%26displaylang%3den

Windows Springboard Series: Tips and Tricks for optimal Windows Vista Performance

Mark Russinovich leads a roundtable discussion on Windows Vista Performance. Segment 3 is “Tips and Tricks for optimal Windows Vista Performance”.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=29&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3dd90f2227-b5e4-48ed-959f-f5b9431713e8%26displaylang%3den

Windows Springboard Series: Configuring Windows Vista for Performance - Part 2 of 2

Mark Russinovich leads a roundtable discussion on Windows Vista Performance. Segment 2 is “Configuring Windows Vista for Performance (part 2)”

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=30&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d472223b2-1db3-45e0-b0b2-79255c39c15a%26displaylang%3den

Update for Windows Vista for x64-based Systems (KB957200)

This is a reliability update. This update resolves some performance and reliability issues in Windows Vista.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=31&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d86c8349c-e98f-4779-9d23-7d7a944f77ac%26displaylang%3den

Update for Windows Vista (KB957200)

This is a reliability update. This update resolves some performance and reliability issues in Windows Vista.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=32&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3dce4f61d7-b659-4db5-95b8-9a86ca475ca4%26displaylang%3den

Windows Server

Active Directory Migration Tool v3.0

The Active Directory Migration Tool version 3 (ADMT v3) provides an integrated toolset to facilitate migration and restructuring tasks in an Active Directory infrastructure.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=1&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d6f86937b-533a-466d-a8e8-aff85ad3d212%26displaylang%3den

ILM 2 Datasheet

Datasheet for ILM 2

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=3&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3db931926a-8fd6-4983-beeb-45976198b9ba%26displaylang%3den

SharePoint Monitoring ToolKit for OpsMgr 2007

The SharePoint Monitoring Toolkit helps you manage Microsoft SharePoint environments of all sizes.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=5&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3de4600fd9-f53d-4ded-88bf-6bb1932794f9%26displaylang%3den

Windows CE101 Training Course Materials

This online training is intended for two different developer communities (Embedded and Windows) who would like to start developing Embedded Windows CE devices.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=6&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3db91fa334-96f5-4298-adf8-5c0c80a927c8%26displaylang%3den

Security Update for Windows Server 2008 x64 Edition (KB954459)

A security issue has been identified in Microsoft XML Core Services (MSXML) that could allow an attacker to compromise your Windows-based system and gain control over it.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=7&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3df16e2a5f-37fd-4ee1-aef0-597214323dc4%26displaylang%3den

Security Update for Windows Server 2008 for Itanium-based Systems (KB954459)

A security issue has been identified in Microsoft XML Core Services (MSXML) that could allow an attacker to compromise your Windows-based system and gain control over it.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=8&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3dd4ae74e2-1b09-4a99-8cf5-8a8ca8ac6f7f%26displaylang%3den

Security Update for Windows Server 2008 (KB957097)

A security issue has been identified that could allow an authenticated remote attacker to compromise your Microsoft Windows-based system and gain control over it.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=9&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3db305e894-61ec-46b4-91ee-4c9ac59bc47e%26displaylang%3den

Security Update for Windows XP x64 Edition (KB957097)

A security issue has been identified that could allow an authenticated remote attacker to compromise your Microsoft Windows-based system and gain control over it.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=10&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d9501b33b-d639-43e7-ad5a-9e76ed66effd%26displaylang%3den

Security Update for Windows Server 2008 (KB954459)

A security issue has been identified in Microsoft XML Core Services (MSXML) that could allow an attacker to compromise your Windows-based system and gain control over it.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=11&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3ddea9f227-967f-47c7-bb2a-ed68f13645d9%26displaylang%3den

Security Update for Windows XP x64 Edition (KB955069)

A security issue has been identified in the way Microsoft XML Core Services (MSXML) is handled that could allow an attacker to compromise a computer that is running Microsoft Windows and gain control over it.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=12&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d1b79f220-ebfc-49c1-963b-58bbda21b6e7%26displaylang%3den

Security Update for Windows Server 2008 x64 Edition (KB957097)

A security issue has been identified that could allow an authenticated remote attacker to compromise your Microsoft Windows-based system and gain control over it.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=13&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3de8d26dfd-b347-4f10-b5b6-27dfff5e4f47%26displaylang%3den

Security Update for Windows Server 2008 x64 Edition (KB955069)

A security issue has been identified in the way Microsoft XML Core Services (MSXML) is handled that could allow an attacker to compromise a computer that is running Microsoft Windows and gain control over it.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=14&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3db7bfe3f4-835f-402c-95b5-6d49b6935308%26displaylang%3den

Security Update for Windows Server 2008 for Itanium-based Systems (KB957097)

A security issue has been identified that could allow an authenticated remote attacker to compromise your Microsoft Windows-based system and gain control over it.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=15&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3dd565467d-e10f-4ddc-a278-3f81a3798686%26displaylang%3den

Security Update for Windows Server 2008 for Itanium-based Systems (KB955069)

A security issue has been identified in the way Microsoft XML Core Services (MSXML) is handled that could allow an attacker to compromise a computer that is running Microsoft Windows and gain control over it.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=16&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d4e0d1efe-70ac-459b-b330-c0149b74f520%26displaylang%3den

Security Update for Windows Server 2008 (KB955069)

A security issue has been identified in the way Microsoft XML Core Services (MSXML) is handled that could allow an attacker to compromise a computer that is running Microsoft Windows and gain control over it.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=17&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d90a04164-4d02-4ce9-b3d8-bddb1ec27618%26displaylang%3den

Security Update for Windows Server 2003 x64 Edition (KB957097)

A security issue has been identified that could allow an authenticated remote attacker to compromise your Microsoft Windows-based system and gain control over it.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=18&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d915e001f-9aa0-4fb0-9c2a-0f0c72b4f056%26displaylang%3den

Security Update for Windows Server 2003 x64 Edition (KB955069)

A security issue has been identified in the way Microsoft XML Core Services (MSXML) is handled that could allow an attacker to compromise a computer that is running Microsoft Windows and gain control over it.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=19&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d347c8c83-4269-4a0e-af6f-4be2e824d22b%26displaylang%3den

Security Update for Windows Server 2003 (KB955069)

A security issue has been identified in the way Microsoft XML Core Services (MSXML) is handled that could allow an attacker to compromise a computer that is running Microsoft Windows and gain control over it.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=20&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d0a0f8385-e908-4b5f-b9bf-80b7dabfcafd%26displaylang%3den

Security Update for Windows Server 2003 for Itanium-based Systems (KB957097)

A security issue has been identified that could allow an authenticated remote attacker to compromise your Microsoft Windows-based system and gain control over it.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=21&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d6abf7ba9-825f-4ee2-a2fe-6b1cd9fab622%26displaylang%3den

Security Update for Windows Server 2003 (KB957097)

A security issue has been identified that could allow an authenticated remote attacker to compromise your Microsoft Windows-based system and gain control over it.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=22&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d57a0606d-ea7a-4e5b-8b8b-7b77a444ef75%26displaylang%3den

Security Update for Windows Server 2003 for Itanium-based Systems (KB955069)

A security issue has been identified in the way Microsoft XML Core Services (MSXML) is handled that could allow an attacker to compromise a computer that is running Microsoft Windows and gain control over it.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=23&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d3a65e1cd-eb4e-44b6-8868-a5a84be2cb32%26displaylang%3den

URL Rewrite Module for IIS 7.0 (x64)

URL rewrite module provides a rule-based rewriting mechanism for changing requested URL’s before they get processed by web server.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=24&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d6c15b777-8d9e-4d99-b359-a98e2c0880f7%26displaylang%3den

URL Rewrite Module for IIS 7.0 (x86)

URL rewrite module provides a rule-based rewriting mechanism for changing requested URL’s before they get processed by web server.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=25&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d836778ea-b2f2-4907-b2dc-a152ec0a4bc4%26displaylang%3den

Windows Server 2008 Evaluation VHD Images (for Hyper-V)

Windows Server 2008 Evaluation Enterprise Edition and Server Core Virtual Hard Drive Images (for Hyper-V)

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=26&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d060f0c51-339a-4c4e-bb6e-716bb7401fd4%26displaylang%3den

How Microsoft IT Manages Physical Security through Strategic IT Convergence

The purpose of World Wide Security Operations is to protect Microsoft’s assets in a manner consistent with corporate culture.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=27&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3db72ea3fb-6905-48b6-a987-cc4c032de7e1%26displaylang%3den

Windows Server 2008 Evaluation VHD Images (for VS2005)

Windows Server 2008 Evaluation Enterprise Edition and Server Core Virtual Hard Drive Images (for VS 2005)

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=28&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d961db8ce-8473-47c2-92eb-b822ec5af0c9%26displaylang%3den

Windows Essential Business Server SDK

The Windows Essential Business Server SDK provides a set of APIs for extending the functionality of the Windows Essential Business Server Administration Console.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=29&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d5acd7537-87d2-43a8-a3e3-2709977de77f%26displaylang%3den

IIS Media Pack 1.0 64-bit

IIS Media Pack 1.0 provides media-specific extensions that make delivering media from IIS simple and cost-effective. Built on IIS 7.0, the IIS Media Pack supports all media file types, protects media assets, and increases scalability by supporting more concurrent users per server

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=30&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d93d59f79-9555-473d-a07a-e21020d1fc25%26displaylang%3den

IIS Media Pack 1.0 - 32-bit

IIS Media Pack 1.0 provides media-specific extensions that make delivering media from IIS simple and cost-effective. Built on IIS 7.0, the IIS Media Pack supports all media file types, protects media assets, and increases scalability by supporting more concurrent users per server

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=31&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d2cf81f25-1692-41f7-b916-db5c7e44e6ea%26displaylang%3den

UI Automation Specification

This download contains the Community Promise Specification for UI Automation.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=33&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3da1fe1066-bf4f-44fc-834b-676b311e83a2%26displaylang%3den

Update for Windows Server 2003 (KB959252)

Install this update to resolve an issue in which you receive a 0x0000008e Stop error after you install security update KB954211 (MS08-061).

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=34&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d049241ca-4f76-4058-b4e0-ea43ee271e0c%26displaylang%3den

Update for Windows Server 2003 for Itanium-based Systems (KB959252)

Install this update to resolve an issue in which you receive a 0x0000008e Stop error after you install security update KB954211 (MS08-061).

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=35&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3dd74a1ece-8e37-4063-aef2-245e16ffd12d%26displaylang%3den

Update for Windows XP x64 Edition (KB959252)

Install this update to resolve an issue in which you receive a 0x0000008e Stop error after you install security update KB954211 (MS08-061).

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=36&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d77dc587e-5817-4b12-80fe-dabd2434ab90%26displaylang%3den

Update for Windows Server 2003 x64 Edition (KB959252)

Install this update to resolve an issue in which you receive a 0x0000008e Stop error after you install security update KB954211 (MS08-061).

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=37&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d8e237f60-d9cf-4eab-ae77-9991c6b0023c%26displaylang%3den

ILM "2" RC Demo Hyper-V VHD

This package contains a Hyper-V-based demo of Identity Lifecycle Manager "2" RC.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=38&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d7117b168-e71d-47cc-9739-35f1a68a5e43%26displaylang%3den

Identity Lifecycle Manager "2" Release Candidate

This download contains the Release Candidate version of Identity Lifecycle Manager "2."

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=39&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d17489612-95f4-4dd5-a050-5da4b5d06b86%26displaylang%3den

SCAP Conversion Tool for DCM

The SCAP Conversion Tool for DCM converts Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) files into DCM Configuration Packs and indicates gaps in a log file that can result from the conversion process. Use the Configuration Packs in combination with the desired configuration management (DCM) feature in Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager 2007 to monitor compliance with the SCAP baseline.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=40&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d22e5b9a0-fa7b-4d43-bcea-7084ae6f40f5%26displaylang%3den

HPC Server

Windows HPC Server 2008 (HPCS) provides enterprise-class tools, performance, & scalability for a highly productive HPC environment. HPCS provides a complete & integrated cluster environment including the OS, Job Scheduler, Message Passing Interface v2 (MPI2) support, cluster management & monitoring.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=41&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d2c6db4f3-b604-461f-9170-43e9cee062c5%26displaylang%3den

Continuous Data Protection for your Microsoft Server Infrastructure

Continuous Data Protection for your Microsoft Server Infrastructure

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=43&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d166cc836-5f00-4018-8170-22098b0a9cdc%26displaylang%3den

Managing Virtualization with SCVMM and Powershell

Managing Virtualization with SCVMM and Powershell

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=44&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d0c3a871d-9e80-46dd-85bc-3f759f007416%26displaylang%3den

Managing Virtualization 360 from the Datacenter to the Desktop

Managing Virtualization 360 from the Datacenter to the Desktop

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=45&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3db3d1cbe1-c879-476e-887a-5399b5efdc1b%26displaylang%3den

Deep Dive on Windows HPC Server 2008

Deep Dive on Windows HPC Server 2008

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=46&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3da30533cc-0db9-4b72-9c18-dbd50cce2959%26displaylang%3den

Virtualizing SQL Server 2008 with Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V

Virtualizing SQL Server 2008 with Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=47&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d5b72bd51-df66-43a0-aca6-d23bf0d7f44d%26displaylang%3den

Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2 Administration Tools Pack for x86 editions

The Administration Tools Pack allows administrators to install the Windows Server 2003 SP2 management tools onto a computer running Windows XP Professional or a Windows Server 2003 family operating system to perform remote server management functions.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=48&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d86b71a4f-4122-44af-be79-3f101e533d95%26displaylang%3den

File Server Migration Toolkit

The wizards in the File Server Migration Toolkit use Distributed File System (DFS) to maintain Universal Naming Convention (UNC) paths and to simplify the consolidation and migration process

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=49&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3dd00e3eae-930a-42b0-b595-66f462f5d87b%26displaylang%3den

Update for Windows Server 2008 (KB958178)

Install this update to allow load balancing to be enabled/disabled based on server name and port.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=50&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d2728b9f0-88b7-4d63-83e5-ecdee4146ac5%26displaylang%3den

EVENTS/WEBCASTS

Windows Server

Windows Client

Other

TechNet Presents: MCS Talks Enterprise Architecture Session 10 - Application Virtualisation

Free of charge
Date: 10 December 2008, 16:00
Location:
Event Category: Live Meeting
Audience: IT Professional, Technology Decision Maker
Products: Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager, Windows Server, Windows Server 2008

https://msevents.microsoft.com/cui/WebCastEventDetails.aspx?EventID=1032393357&EventCategory=4&culture=en-GB&CountryCode=GB

Live Webcasts:
Full list can be found at: http://www.microsoft.com/events/default.mspx

Interactive Webcast Calendar

The interactive calendar will help you quickly find live webcasts that fit your schedule as well as on-demand webcasts to view at your convenience. You can choose your time zone and filter this list by audience, webcast series, product or topic, and presenter.
http://www.microsoft.com/events/webcasts/calendar/monthview.aspx

Monthly Archived Webcasts:
http://www.microsoft.com/events/webcasts/library/default.mspx

 

NEW KB's

Windows Client

Windows XP Professional EN: Rich Text Format (.rtf) files may not print correctly in Windows XP when you use an application that uses the RichEdit control

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/953024/EN-US

Windows XP Professional EN: Error message when you switch the operating system from a dual monitor setting to a single monitor setting on a Windows XP-based computer that has the security update 954211 installed: "Stop 0x0000008E"

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/959252/EN-US

Win Vista Home Prem 32bit AL: On a Windows Vista-based or Windows Server 2008-based computer, you may have to wait five seconds for a USB video device to work if the USB selective suspend setting is enabled on the corresponding USB root hub

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/958309/EN-US

Win Vista Home Prem 32bit AL: A hotfix rollup for the USB audio driver is available for Windows Vista-based and Windows Server 2008-based computers

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/944681/EN-US

Win Vista Home Prem 32bit AL: Error status message from the ntfs.sys driver when some applications update very large files in Windows Server 2008 or in Windows Vista systems: "0xc0000427 STATUS_FILE_SYSTEM_LIMITATION"

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/957065/EN-US

Win Vista Home Prem 32bit AL: A wmiprvse.exe process may leak memory when a WMI notification query is used heavily on a Windows Server 2008-based or Windows Vista-based computer

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/958124/EN-US

Win Vista Home Prem 32bit AL: When you click the button on the taskbar for an inactive window to make that window active in Windows Vista or in Windows Server 2008, the currently active window is selected again

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/955562/EN-US

Win Vista Ultimate 32bit AL: The WSD scanner submission that runs the Windows Logo Program testing may fail on a Windows Vista-based and Windows Server 2008-based computer

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/957493/EN-US

Win Vista Ultimate 32bit AL: Windows Error Reporting does not function correctly when it is running in a "Windows on Windows 64" (WoW64) configuration on a Windows Vista SP1-based or Windows Server 2008-based computer

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/957200/EN-US

Win Vista Ultimate 32bit AL: The Unicode hyphen character (U+2010) is not drawn when you use an application that uses GDI+ API functions in Windows Server 2008, in Windows Vista, in Windows Server 2003, and in Windows XP

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/956807/EN-US

Win Vista Ultimate 32bit AL: When you establish a dial-up connection on a Windows Vista-based computer by using USB modem device, you cannot establish a new connection when after you resume the computer from standby

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/956502/EN-US

Windows XP SP3 AL: You receive error code 1206 when you run an application that uses the WLanSetProfile function on a Windows XP Service Pack 3-based computer

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/958071/EN-US

Win Vista SP1 AL: Audio input/output device types compatible with Jack Detection on an HD Audio card may have a blank volume level control page in the Sound dialog box after an upgrade to Vista SP1

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/959386/EN-US

Win Vista SP1 AL: Audio input/output device types not compatible with Jack Detection on HD Audio cards may have a blank volume level control page in the Sound configuration window after an upgrade to Vista SP1

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/959463/EN-US

Windows XP Professional EN: Error message when you try to open a shared file in Windows Explorer on a Windows XP-based computer: "<SharePath> is not accessible. Access is denied"

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/950234/EN-US

Windows XP Professional EN: When you try to restart or shut down a remote Windows XP-based or Windows Server 2003-based computer, the restart or shutdown process may stop responding (hang) if a screen saver is enabled on the remote computer

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/910617/EN-US

Windows XP Professional EN: After you hot unplug a device that is connected through a 1394 FireWire hub on a Windows XP-based computer, the device is still present in the system

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/958347/EN-US

Windows XP Professional EN: The smart card is locked after you change the smart card PIN for a Windows XP, Windows Vista, or Windows Server 2008-based computer

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/958281/EN-US

Windows XP SP2 EN: The error message of the Reg command may be truncated when you redirect a standard error message to a file on a Windows XP Service Pack 2-based computer

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/894270/EN-US

Win Vista Home Prem 32bit AL: Speeding up Windows Vista Part 1: Introduction

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/959231/EN-US

Win Vista Home Prem 32bit AL: Speeding up Windows Vista Part 2: Speeding up the system start-up I (ReadyBoost)

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/959232/EN-US

Win Vista Home Prem 32bit AL: Speeding up Windows Vista – Part 3: Speeding up the system start-up II (Starting with two processor cores)

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/959233/EN-US

Win Vista Home Prem 32bit AL: Speeding up Windows Vista Part 4: Deactivating Windows Aero

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/959234/EN-US

Win Vista Home Prem 32bit AL: Speeding up Windows Vista Part 5: Speeding up the hard drive

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/959235/EN-US

Win Vista Home Prem 32bit AL: Speeding up Windows Vista Part 6: Deactivating unused hardware

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/959236/EN-US

Win Vista Home Prem 32bit AL: Performance issues may occur on a Windows Vista-based or Windows Server 2008-based computer if Active State Power Management is enabled

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/956563/EN-US

Win Vista Home Prem 32bit AL: Blank keys appear on the On-Screen Keyboard when "Chinese (Hong Kong S.A.R.) - US keyboard" is selected for the keyboard layout on a computer that runs Windows Vista Home Premium Service Pack 1

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/959332/EN-US

Win Vista Home Prem 32bit AL: Message when you select the Power saver power option during a Digital Rights Management (DRM) test in Windows Vista and in Windows Server 2008: "Sony/Philips Digital Interconnect Format (S/PDIF) Support"

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/958018/EN-US

Win Vista Home Prem 32bit AL: A focus switch between an edit control and a button control occurs very slowly on a computer that is running Windows Server 2008 or Windows Vista

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/950528/EN-US

Win Vista Enterprise 32bit AL: Error message when you access the shared resources in a cooperation network over a VPN connection from a Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008-based client computer: "0x80004005" or "0x80070035"

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/958285/EN-US

Win Vista Enterprise 32bit AL: A new version of the File system API that provides discovery and restoration for deleted files in Windows Vista is available

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/943790/EN-US

Win Vista Enterprise 32bit AL: After the Terminal Services mirror driver is disconnected from a Windows Server 2008-based or Windows Vista-based remote computer, you receive a Stop error on the remote computer: "Stop 0x0000007E SYSTEM_THREAD_EXCEPTION_NOT_HANDLED"

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/958092/EN-US

Win Vista Ultimate 32bit AL: Screen savers don't resize on resolution change

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/959525/EN-US

Win Vista Ultimate 32bit AL: A video call may fail when you try to start the video call by using Office Communicator on a computer that is running Windows Server 2008 or Windows Vista

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/946886/EN-US

Win Vista Ultimate 32bit AL: Some temp files that have a size of 0 bytes are not deleted automatically after you install or upgrade the printer driver on a Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008-based computer

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/958708/EN-US

Win Vista Ultimate 32bit AL: You cannot change the settings in the font substitution table from some device fonts back to TrueType fonts on a Windows Vista-based or Windows Server 2008-based computer

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/959221/EN-US

Win Vista Home Prem 64bit AL: The print options that you specify in an application may be ignored in the print output when you print a document from a client computer that runs an x64 version of Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/959203/EN-US

Win Vista SP1 AL: Print jobs may have incorrect owners when you share a printer from a Windows Server 2008-based computer or from a Windows Vista Service Pack 1-based computer

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/958741/EN-US

Windows XP Home Edition EN: Maintenance on a computer running Windows XP

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/959060/EN-US

Windows XP Professional EN: Stop error message when an application calls the NtGdiRectInRegion function on a Windows XP-based computer: "Stop 0x00000050"

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/958282/EN-US

Windows XP Professional EN: The Automatic Update window may stop responding when you use a WSUS server to deploy Windows Internet Explorer 7 and cumulative security update 944533 on a Windows XP-based client computer

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/958817/EN-US

Win Vista Home Basic 32bit AL: Optimizing Microsoft Windows Vista Performance

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/959062/EN-US

Win Vista Home Basic 32bit AL: What is System Restore?

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/959063/EN-US

Win Vista Home Basic 32bit AL: Creating a Password Reset Disk in Microsoft Windows Vista

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/959061/EN-US

Win Vista Home Prem 32bit AL: Certain user interfaces are displayed incorrectly in Windows Media Center on a wide-screen display

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/958131/EN-US

Win Vista Home Prem 32bit AL: Performance decreases when you stream isochronous data on a Windows-based computer that has a Texas Instruments (TI) IEEE 1394 host controller installed

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/958149/EN-US

Win Vista Enterprise 32bit AL: The Windows Image Acquisition image transfer may fail on a WSD scanner device that is installed on a Windows Vista-based or Windows Server 2008-based computer

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/958237/EN-US

Win Vista Enterprise 32bit AL: Some network-related parameters for a Windows Vista-based or Windows Server 2008-based DHCP client computer are configured incorrectly when you use DHCPv6

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/953268/EN-US

Win Vista Ultimate 32bit AL: The logon screen on a portable computer may not be resized correctly when you remove an external monitor, and then you wake the Windows Vista-based or Windows Server 2008-based computer from sleep or hibernation

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/958605/EN-US

Win Vista Ultimate 32bit AL: The CPU usage of a high-speed USB 2.0 audio device that is connected to a computer that is running Windows Server 2008 or Windows Vista is greater than the CPU usage of the same device when the device is connected to a Windows XP-based computer

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/953228/EN-US

Win Vista Ultimate 32bit AL: Catalogs for Protected Environment signed binaries do not persist through an operating system upgrade, and may not be reverted when rolling back a component installation upgrade

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/959916/EN-US

Win Vista SP1 AL: Microsoft Windows Vista Service Pack 1 (SP1) Frequently Asked Questions

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/959064/EN-US

Windows XP Professional EN: Windows SteadyState may not automatically restart a Windows XP-based computer in certain circumstances

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/960271/EN-US

Win Vista Home Basic 32bit AL: Windows Basics icon displays incorrectly in Windows Help and Support after installing a language pack

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/960290/EN-US

Win Vista Home Prem 32bit AL: On a computer that runs Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008, a PCI Express bus may run in PCI compatibility mode instead of in PCI native mode after the PCI root bus restarts

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/959453/EN-US

Win Vista Home Prem 32bit AL: A memory leak occurs when you use Windows Event Log API (Wevtapi.dll) to receive WHEA events in real time on a Windows Vista Service Pack 1-based or Windows Server 2008-based computer

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/955515/EN-US

Win Vista Home Prem 32bit AL: Windows Sidebar customizations are lost when you log on to a Windows Vista-based computer that has hotfix 943411 or Windows Vista Service Pack 1 installed

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/958330/EN-US

Win Vista Ultimate 32bit AL: When you run the "Connect to the Internet" Wizard and select the "Browse the Internet now" option, Internet Explorer starts instead of the default Web browser that you set in Windows Vista or in Windows Server 2008

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/959130/EN-US

Win Vista Ultimate 32bit AL: Stop error after you install KB951376, you use the Add Bluetooth Device Wizard, you find many Bluetooth devices, and then you try to put a Windows Vista-based or Windows Server 2008-based computer to sleep: "STOP 0x0000007F"

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/959523/EN-US

Win Vista Ultimate 32bit AL: On a computer that is running Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008, iSCSI Initiator may be unable to communicate with the iSCSI target for several minutes after an iSCSI Protocol Data Unit (PDU) is rejected

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/959384/EN-US

Win Vista SP1 AL: On Windows Vista Korean SP1 edition, the text for "Windows Sounds" is missing under the "Volume Mixer".

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/960288/EN-US

Windows Server

Windows Svr Ent 2003 EN: When you try to start a terminal session to a Windows Server 2003-based computer, the computer may be unresponsive

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/957492/EN-US

Windows Svr Ent 2003 EN: A handle leak occurs in the Csrss.exe process after the desktop heap is exhausted on a Windows Server 2003-based computer

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/957216/EN-US

Windows Svr Ent 2003 EN: Your screen flickers when you start WPF applications in a Windows Server 2003 terminal server session

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/955692/EN-US

Windows Svr Ent 2003 EN: High CPU usage occurs for six seconds on a Windows Server 2003-based computer that has multiple network adapters

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/955860/EN-US

Windows Svr Ent 2003 EN: 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

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/955807/EN-US

Windows Svr Ent 2003 EN: Device Manager displays an exclamation point next to the Generic Packet Classifier device on a Windows Server 2003-based computer that uses the iSCSI Initiator boot version

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/953731/EN-US

Windows Svr Std 2003 SP1 EN: Microsoft Security Advisory: Exploit code published affecting the server service

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/958963/EN-US

Windows Svr Ent 2003 X64 EN: Text that is formatted in printer device fonts may not print correctly in x64 versions of Windows Server 2008, of Windows Vista, and of Windows Server 2003

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/948696/EN-US

Windows Svr 2008 Std AL: Some Citrix commands do not work correctly in Citrix XenApp 5.0 for Windows Server 2008

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/958652/EN-US

Windows Svr 2008 Ent AL: 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

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/954442/EN-US

Windows Svr 2008 Ent AL: Servers in a Network Load Balancing (NLB) failover cluster cannot be used as print servers in Windows Server 2008

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/954420/EN-US

Windows Svr 2008 Ent AL: Windows 2000 with Integration Services may shut down slowly while running as a guest on Server 2008 with Hyper-V

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/959462/EN-US

Windows Svr Ent 2003 EN: A Windows Server 2003-based computer or a Windows XP-based computer may stop responding

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/823749/EN-US

Windows Svr Ent 2003 EN: The "Effective Permissions" tab may report incorrect permissions in Windows Server 2003

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/933071/EN-US

Windows Svr Ent 2003 EN: The logoff process may take a long time when a user makes a terminal session from a Windows Server 2003 terminal server in a trusted domain, and the terminal service roaming profiles are used

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/958246/EN-US

Windows Svr Ent 2003 EN: It takes longer to log on to a Windows Server 2003-based terminal server than expected when you enable Group Policy preferences in the terminal server

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/955457/EN-US

Windows Svr Std 2003 EN: You cannot easily determine the source of a time-out error when you run a query by using the ODBC SQL Server driver or the OLE DB provider in MDAC on a computer that is running Windows Server 2003

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/957585/EN-US

Windows Svr Std 2003 X64 EN: The Internet Connection Wizard starts and requires you to set up an Outlook Express e-mail account when you click the Mail button in Internet Explorer on a computer that is running an x64-based version of Windows Server 2003

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/958885/EN-US

Windows Svr 2008 Std AL: The "Stop if the computer ceases to be idle" option is not saved for tasks that are configured for Windows Server 2003, Windows XP, or Windows 2000 in Windows Server 2008 or Windows Vista when triggers are enabled for the task

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/950363/EN-US

Windows Svr 2008 Std AL: System Center Operations Manager 2007 cannot receive SNMP trap data when you use a Windows Server 2008-based computer or a Windows Vista-based computer as a proxy agent for SNMP devices

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/958936/EN-US

Windows Svr 2008 Std AL: You cannot shutdown a locked Windows 2000 SP4 virtual machine in Hyper-V Manager on a server that is running Windows Server 2008

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/958668/EN-US

Windows Svr 2008 Std AL: Error 0x80070005 occurs when closing Performance Monitor inside Windows Media Service console on Windows 2008

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/959527/EN-US

Windows Svr 2008 Ent AL: The Windows Server 2008 system may stop responding when an error occurs on one of the logical units of a storage array that is connected over a single MPIO path

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/957522/EN-US

Windows Svr 2008 Ent AL: You encounter problems when you manipulate logical unit numbers on a Windows Server 2008-based or Windows Vista-based computer

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/958316/EN-US

Windows Svr 2008 Ent AL: Virtual machine backup operations fail in Windows Server 2008 when Hyper-V virtual machine files are saved on a volume that is mounted on a failover cluster by using a volume GUID

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/958184/EN-US

Windows Svr 2008 Ent AL: Windows 2000 with Integration Services may shut down slowly while running as a guest on Server 2008 with Hyper-V

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/959781/EN-US

Windows Svr 2008 Dtctr AL: You cannot configure a Hyper-V virtual machine by using Windows Server 2008 Failover Clustering when the virtual machine uses a storage device that is managed by a third-party clustered file system or a third-party replication solution

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/958065/EN-US

Windows Svr 2008 Dtcntr wo HV AL: You receive a fraudulent e-mail message that claims that an attached executable is a Microsoft security update

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/959318/EN-US

Windows Svr Ent 2003 EN: A Windows Server 2003-based DNS server may crash when the DNS server hosts the forward lookup zones that have the "Use WINS forward lookup" option enabled

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/957749/EN-US

Windows Svr Ent 2003 EN: Windows Server 2003 Terminal Server may crash during the terminal session logoff process, and you may receive a Stop error message: "Stop 0x00000050"

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/955066/EN-US

Windows Svr Ent 2003 EN: Error message when you run an old scheduled task or a newly created scheduled task on a Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2-based domain controller: "0x8007000d: The data is invalid"

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/958837/EN-US

Windows Svr Std 2003 EN: EFS may not be enabled expectedly after you disable a policy and this policy turn off the EFS feature

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/960050/EN-US

Windows Svr Std 2003 EN: Stop error on a Windows Server 2003-based terminal server that has hotfix 951749 installed: "0x0000008E"

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/957877/EN-US

Windows Svr Std 2003 EN: A Windows Server 2003-based terminal server that is added to the Terminal Services Computers group cannot obtain a license from a terminal licensing server that has the "License server security group" setting enabled

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/911832/EN-US

Windows Svr Ent 2003 X64 EN: If you start a system from iSCSI, the gateway specified in the iSCSI Boot solution will always be used by Windows to communicate with the iSCSI Target

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/960104/EN-US

Windows Svr Std 2003 X64 EN: List of currently available hotfixes for Distributed File System (DFS) technologies in Windows Server 2003 R2

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/958802/EN-US

Win Svr Ent 2003 R2 EN: DCOM Error 10021 is logged when you run a WinRM command against a remote computer that has update 936059 applied

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/959815/EN-US

Win Svr Datacntr 2003 64 R2 EN: Error message when you try to perform a metadata cleanup of an ADAM instance on a Windows Server 2003 R2-based computer: “DsRemoveDsServerW error 0x57(The parameter is incorrect.)”

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/958839/EN-US

Windows Svr 2008 Std AL: Event 4106 generated by a Windows Server 2008-based Terminal licensing server may report incorrect number of issued "Per User" licenses

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/955425/EN-US

Windows Svr 2008 Std AL: A Windows Server 2008-based computer may randomly restart, and a Stop error message occurs: "0x000000BE ATTEMPTED_WRITE_TO_READONLY_MEMORY"

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/959056/EN-US

Windows Svr 2008 Std AL: The text filter function may not return any results in the Group Policy Management Editor window on a computer that is running Windows Server 2008 or Windows Vista SP1

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/958901/EN-US

Windows Svr 2008 Ent AL: The LocalLow folder may not be created on a Windows Vista SP1-based computer or on a Windows Server 2008-based computer when roaming profiles are used in a domain environment

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/955555/EN-US

Windows Svr 2008 Ent AL: Windows Server 2008 Failover Clustering WMI provider does not correctly handle invalid characters in the private property names causing WMI queries to fail

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/958807/EN-US

Windows Svr 2008 Ent AL: Client-side rendering in Windows Server 2008 and in Windows Vista may decrease performance on Windows Server 2008-based terminal servers

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/958656/EN-US

Windows Svr 2008 Ent AL: Error code 0x8004240f occurs when you use a volume that is larger than 2 TB as backup storage in Windows Server 2008

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/960023/EN-US

Windows Svr 2008 Dtctr AL: MS08-069: Vulnerabilities in Microsoft XML Core Services could allow remote code execution

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/955218/EN-US

Windows Svr 2008 Dtctr AL: MS08-069: Description of the security update for XML Core Services 3.0: November 11, 2008

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/955069/EN-US

Windows Svr 2008 Dtctr AL: MS08-069: Description of the security update for XML Core Services 6.0: November 11, 2008

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/954459/EN-US

Windows Svr 2008 Dtctr AL: MS08-068: Vulnerability in SMB could allow remote code execution

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/957097/EN-US

Windows Svr 2008 Dtctr AL: Detection and deployment guidance for the November 11, 2008 security release

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/959665/EN-US

Windows Svr Ent 2003 EN: Interfaces that have the TCP/IP version 6 protocol installed in Windows Server 2003 incorrectly send duplicate address detection (DAD) packets when DAD fails

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/953829/EN-US

Windows Svr Ent 2003 EN: A Windows Server 2003-based computer restarts unexpectedly and you receive a Stop error message during the terminal session logoff process: "0x0000008E KERNEL_MODE_EXCEPTION_NOT_HANDLED"

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/958820/EN-US

Windows Svr Ent 2003 EN: Stop error on a Windows Server 2003-based terminal server that has a third-party Input Method Editor (IME) installed: "Stop 0x000000AB (SESSION_HAS_VALID_POOL_ON_EXIT)"

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/959466/EN-US

Windows Svr Ent 2003 EN: A system memory leak may occur when you play video media content that is encoded by the Windows Media Video 9 Advanced Profile codec in Windows Media Player 10 on a Windows Server 2003-based computer or on a Windows XP-based computer

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/959260/EN-US

Windows Svr Std 2003 EN: 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

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/957930/EN-US

Win Svr Ent 2003 R2 EN: 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

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/957556/EN-US

Windows Svr 2008 Std AL: Windows Media Services Core install package should not install on a non-Core version of Windows Server 2008

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/960407/EN-US

Windows Svr 2008 Ent AL: A hotfix is available that corrects a logic that is used to determine affinity masks on a Windows Vista-based or Windows Server 2008-based computer that has more than 32 logical processors

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/958904/EN-US

Windows Svr 2008 Ent AL: Hang When Reading StdErr/StdOut Properties of WshScriptExec Object

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/960246/EN-US

Windows Svr 2008 Ent AL: Receive-side scaling is unexpectedly disabled on a Windows Server 2008-based computer

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/958015/EN-US

Windows Svr 2008 Ent AL: Recommendations for thin-provisioned volumes for computers that run Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows Server 2003, or Windows XP

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/959613/EN-US

Windows Svr 2008 Ent AL: Error message when you try to create a new virtual machine in Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008: "The Encountered an Error while creating a Virtual Machine"

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/960024/EN-US

Windows Svr 2008 Ent AL: 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

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/955625/EN-US

Windows Svr 2008 Ent AL: 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

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/957441/EN-US

Windows Svr 2008 Ent AL: A Windows Server 2008 update lets you use the RPC redirection (RDR) interface to enable or disable custom load balancing based on server name and port number

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/958178/EN-US

Windows Svr 2008 Ent AL: A Windows Server 2008-based computer may stop responding when you use a Device Specific Module that plugs into MPIO

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/958912/EN-US

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