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Consider the following scenario:
Examples of these applications are Internet Explorer, Voice over IP applications, Instant Messaging applications and Games that connect to online servers for online play.
In this scenario, Internet explorer or another application may crash or stop responding.
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How to obtain this updateThe following files are available for download from the Microsoft Download Center:
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PrerequisitesTo apply this update, you must be running Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 R2.
Registry informationTo use the update in this package, you do not have to make any changes to the registry.
Restart requirementYou have to restart the computer after you apply this update.
Update replacement informationThis update does not replace a previously released update.
File informationThe global version of this hotfix installs files that have the attributes that are listed in the following tables. The dates and the times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). The dates and the times for these files on your local computer are displayed in your local time together with your current daylight saving time (DST) bias. Additionally, the dates and the times may change when you perform certain operations on the files.
Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 file information notes
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
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Additional file information
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Article ID: 2488113 - Last Review: April 24, 2012 - Revision: 7.0