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Calendar Type May Change to Japanese Emperor Era When Outlook Runs
Article ID: 325038 - View products that this article applies to.
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When you run the Japanese version of Microsoft Outlook, the calendar type may change to the Japanese Emperor Era type.
Outlook uses the GetLocaleInfo and SetLocaleInfo functions to calculate using Japanese Emperor Era in the calendar. However, because of a timing problem with the functions, Outlook cannot revert to the original calendar type correctly.
To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Windows XP. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
322389The English version of this fix has the file attributes (or later) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in coordinated universal time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time tool in Control Panel.
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/322389/EN-US/ )How to Obtain the Latest Windows XP Service Pack
Date Time Version Size File name ------------------------------------------------------ 01-Aug-2002 11:44 5.1.2600.51 44,544 Basesrv.dll 01-Aug-2002 11:44 5.1.2600.51 898,048 Kernel32.dll
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article. This problem was first corrected in Windows XP Service Pack 1.