Managing services , Windows 2003 Server and XP

Managing services A service is an application type that runs in the background and is similar to a UNIX daemon application. Services typically provide access to key features such as file servers, Web servers, database servers, and other server-based applications to users, both locally and across the network. Some of the most common tasks associated with managing services are starting and stopping a service if(typeof(IsPrinterFriendly) != "undefined") { var l = "#one"; var nl; var c = l.charAt(0); var o = document.getElementById("EK"); ... Read more..

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You receive error messages when you try to compile an MFC application by using the single-threaded run-time library in Visual C++: “Error LNK2001: unresolved external symbol”

When compiling an MFC application using the single-threaded run-time library, you receive the following two unresolved external error messages: nafxcwd.lib(thrdcore.obj) : error LNK2001: unresolved external symbol "__beginthreadex" nafxcwd.lib(thrdcore.obj) : error LNK2001: unresolved external symbol "__endthreadex" CAUSE loadTOCNode(1, 'cause'); Starting with version 3.0, all MFC classes are "thread safe" and require the multi-threaded run-time libraries to link successfully. Many people try to use the single-threaded run-time libraries because they assume these libraries are needed to enable the application to run in Win32s. This is not ... Read more..

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You may receive an error message when you use the Microsoft Oracle Managed Provider against an Oracle database

You may receive an error message when you use the Microsoft Oracle Managed Provider against an Oracle databaseView products that this article applies to.Article ID:952834Last Review:May 30, 2008Revision:1.0On This PageSYMPTOMSConsider the following scenario. You use the Microsoft Oracle Managed Provider 1.1 or the Microsoft Oracle Managed Provider 2.0 against an Oracle 8.x database or against an Oracle 9.x database. The Oracle 8.x database is earlier than version 8.1.7.3.0. The Oracle 9.x database is earlier than 9.0.1.3.0. In this scenario, ... Read more..

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On a multiprocessor computer that is running Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008, a network connectivity failure occurs randomly when you run certain utilities

On a multiprocessor computer that is running Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008, a network connectivity failure occurs randomly when you run certain utilitiesView products that this article applies to.Article ID:950319Last Review:May 29, 2008Revision:1.0On This PageSYMPTOMSOn a multiprocessor computer that is running Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008, a network connectivity failure occurs randomly when you run certain utilities, such as the Remote Shell (Rsh.exe) utility or the Remote Copy (Rcp.exe) utility. This problem occurs if a network application is ... Read more..

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Event ID 10 messages fill up the Application log on an Exchange 2007 CAS server if an Exchange Server 2003 mailbox owner makes an Exchange Web Service call

Article ID: 955599 - Last Review: November 20, 2008 - Revision: 1.0Event ID 10 messages fill up the Application log on an Exchange 2007 CAS server if an Exchange Server 2003 mailbox owner makes an Exchange Web Service callView products that this article applies to.Expand all | Collapse allSYMPTOMSWhen a Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 Client Access server (CAS) role is upgraded to Exchange 2007 Service Pack 1 in an Exchange Server 2003 and Exchange Server 2007 mixed organization, ... Read more..

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Error message when you try to activate Windows Vista: Activation Error: Code 0x8007232b DNS Name does not exist

Error message when you try to activate Windows Vista: Activation Error: Code 0x8007232b DNS Name does not existView products that this article applies to.Article ID:938107Last Review:October 31, 2007Revision:1.2On This PageSYMPTOMSWhen you try to activate Windows Vista, you may receive an error message that resembles the following: Activation Error: Code 0x8007232b DNS Name does not exist This problem may occur if you use volume-licensed media to install Windows Vista.Back to the topRESOLUTIONTo resolve this problem, use one of the following ... Read more..

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Description of the Windows Update Stand-alone Installer (Wusa.exe) and of .msu files in Windows Vista and in Windows Server 2008

Description of the Windows Update Stand-alone Installer (Wusa.exe) and of .msu files in Windows Vista and in Windows Server 2008View products that this article applies to.Article ID:934307Last Review:April 11, 2008Revision:2.0INTRODUCTIONThis article describes the Windows Update Stand-alone Installer (Wusa.exe) in Windows Vista and in Windows Server 2008. The Wusa.exe file is in the %windir% System32 folder. The Windows Update Stand-alone Installer uses the Windows Update Agent API to install update packages. Update packages have an .msu file ... Read more..

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Online safety tips for kids ages 15 to 18

Children this age should have almost no limitations on content, Web sites, or activities. Teens are savvier about their Internet experience; however, they still need parents to define appropriate safety guidelines. Parents should be available to help their teens understand inappropriate messages and avoid unsafe situations. Parents may need to remind teens what personal information should not be given over the Internet. What teens do online Boys in this age group are more likely to look for humor, gaming, or other media sites. ... Read more..

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Error message when you try to expand an entry in a Grouped By view in Windows SharePoint Services, in SharePoint Server 2007, or in SharePoint Portal Server 2003: lt;!– #RENDER FAILED# — gt;

Error message when you try to expand an entry in a Grouped By view in Windows SharePoint Services, in SharePoint Server 2007, or in SharePoint Portal Server 2003: <!-- #RENDER FAILED# -->View products that this article applies to.Article ID:950901Last Review:April 21, 2008Revision:1.0On This PageSYMPTOMSIn Microsoft Windows SharePoint Services, in Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007, or in Microsoft Office SharePoint Portal Server 2003, you try to expand an entry in a Grouped By view that is based on a ... Read more..

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Event ID: 9040 may occur every 15 minutes on a computer that is running Exchange Server 2007

Event ID: 9040 may occur every 15 minutes on a computer that is running Exchange Server 2007View products that this article applies to.Article ID:948934Last Review:March 12, 2008Revision:1.0SYMPTOMSOn a computer that is running Microsoft Exchange Server 2007, you may find that the following event error is logged in the Application event log almost every 15 minutes.Event ID: 9040 Raw Event ID: 9040 Record Nr.: 63172 Category: Assistants Source: MSExchange Assistants Type: Error Message: Service MSExchangeMailboxAssistants.  A code bug has ... Read more..

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How to link a Visio drawing to a specific region in an Excel worksheet

his article describes how to embed a link in a Microsoft Office Visio drawing to a named region within a Microsoft Office Excel Worksheet. MORE INFORMATION loadTOCNode(1, \'moreinformation\'); About linking and embedding loadTOCNode(2, \'moreinformation\'); Embed an object in your Visio drawing if you want to keep all the data that you want to work with in one file, or if you want to transfer the file to other computers. You can embed data from programs that support the OLE 2 standard. For ... Read more..

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When you create a new template by using an existing template, the Status Manager field uses the user name in the original template in Project 2007

You apply hotfix 937907 on a computer that is running Microsoft Office Project 2007. However, when you create a new template by using an existing template, the Status Manager field automatically uses the user name in the original template. You expect the Status Manager field to use your user name when you save the new template.   RESOLUTION To resolve this problem, install hotfix 941657. If you work with templates that are saved on a server that is running Microsoft Office Project Server ... Read more..

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In Outlook 2007, when you disable the permission controls for mailbox folders by setting the DisableEditPermissions registry entry, the permission controls for public folders are disabled unexpectedly

Article ID: 952684 - Last Review: March 10, 2009 - Revision: 1.0In Outlook 2007, when you disable the permission controls for mailbox folders by setting the DisableEditPermissions registry entry, the permission controls for public folders are disabled unexpectedlyView products that this article applies to.Expand all | Collapse allSYMPTOMSIn Microsoft Office Outlook 2007, when you disable the permission controls for mailbox folders by setting the following registry data, mailbox folders are disabled as expected. However, the permission controls for public ... Read more..

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When you copy large files to or from earlier operating systems, the copy operation may be slower than expected on some Windows Vista-based computers

When you copy large files to or from earlier operating systems, the copy operation may be slower than expected on some Windows Vista-based computersView products that this article applies to.Article ID:932170Last Review:February 20, 2008Revision:2.1SYMPTOMSConsider the following scenario:•On a Windows Vista-based computer, you copy files to or from another computer on a network.•This other computer is a Microsoft Windows XP-based computer or a Microsoft Windows Server 2003-based computer.•These files are each 100 megabytes (MB) or larger.•You use ... Read more..

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Package manager may not report corrupted offline Windows Vista images

Package manager may not report corrupted offline Windows Vista imagesView products that this article applies to.Article ID:926669Last Review:March 15, 2007Revision:2.3SYMPTOMSConsider the following scenario:•You use package manager (Pkgmgr.exe) to service an offline Windows Vista image.•Package manager reports an error.•You use package manager again to service the same offline Windows Vista image.•Package manager may not report an error.In this scenario, the Windows Vista image may be corrupted, even though you do not receive an error. Back to the topWORKAROUNDTo work around ... Read more..

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You cannot upgrade a Windows-based computer to Windows Vista successfully, and the computer does not rollback to the original operating system

You cannot upgrade a Windows-based computer to Windows Vista successfully, and the computer does not rollback to the original operating systemView products that this article applies to.Article ID:930889Last Review:March 17, 2007Revision:1.2SYMPTOMSWhen you try to upgrade a Windows-based computer to Windows Vista from an earlier version of Windows, the upgrade process is unsuccessful for either hardware or software reasons. Then, the computer does not rollback to the original operating system. Additionally, the computer may restart continuously.Back to the topCAUSEThis ... Read more..

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You receive an error message when you start Windows Vista after you install an ATM network adapter

You receive an error message when you start Windows Vista after you install an ATM network adapterView products that this article applies to.Article ID:926178Last Review:March 15, 2007Revision:2.4SYMPTOMS After you install an asynchronous transfer mode (ATM) network adapter, you receive the following error message when you start Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008:Windows encountered a problem installing the driver software for your device. The class installer has denied the request to install or upgrade this device.Back to the topCAUSEThis behavior occurs ... Read more..

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Excel 2000 Easter Eggs

Credits Launch Excel and press F5. Type: x2000:|2000 and press Enter. Hold Ctrl + Shift. Click the Chart Wizard and enjoy the credits. Game! Open Excel and on the blank worksheet, click File > Save As and choose Save as web page. Click on Publish and Add interactivity and save the file with any name you like. Load the page with Internet Explorer and go to row 2000 Column WC. Highlight all of row 2000 and press Tab ... Read more..

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Hyperlinks do not work in Outlook Express after you upgrade to Internet Explorer 7

When you click hyperlinks that are contained in e-mail messages from Microsoft Outlook Express after you upgrade your browser to Windows Internet Explorer 7, you may experience the following issues: The hyperlinks do not work correctly. Internet Explorer 7 does not start or open. RESOLUTION loadTOCNode(1, \'resolution\'); To resolve this issue, use one of the following methods. Method 1 loadTOCNode(2, \'resolution\'); 1. Click Start, and then click My Computer. 2. On the Tools menu, click Folder Options. 3. In the Folder Options dialog ... Read more..

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The TCP/IP Registry Compatibility service may stop responding when a computer that is running Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008 is under high stress

The TCP/IP Registry Compatibility service may stop responding when a computer that is running Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008 is under high stressView products that this article applies to.Article ID:952876Last Review:June 16, 2008Revision:1.0On This PageSYMPTOMSWhen a computer that is running Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008 is under high stress, the TCP/IP Registry Compatibility (Tcpipreg) service may stop responding. Or, a malfunction may occur in the service. Additionally, some applications that are related to the network do not function ... Read more..

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