WMI Event Consumers May Not Receive Notifications from Out-Of-Process Providers

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Article ID: 278941 - View products that this article applies to.
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SYMPTOMS

Permanent event consumers may not receive notifications from Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) if they request modification events on dynamic instances from an out-of-process provider.

RESOLUTION

To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Windows 2000. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
260910 How to Obtain the Latest Windows 2000 Service Pack
The English-language version of this fix should have the following file attributes or later:
   Date        Time      Version       Size     File name     Platform
   -------------------------------------------------------------------
   11/06/2000  15:00:34  1.50.1085.36  643,140  Wbemcore.dll  Intel
				

How to Use the Hotfix Installer

NOTE: You can use this method for only Intel-based computers with Windows 2000 installed.
  1. Copy the Q278941.exe hotfix file to a local folder on your computer or to a share on your network.
  2. Run the Q278941.exe file and follow the directions.
  3. Restart your computer.

STATUS

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 2000 Service Pack 2.

MORE INFORMATION

For additional information about how to install Windows 2000 and Windows 2000 hotfixes at the same time, click the article number below to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
249149 Installing Microsoft Windows 2000 and Windows 2000 Hotfixes

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Article ID: 278941 - Last Review: October 25, 2006 - Revision: 3.2
APPLIES TO
  • Microsoft Windows Management Instrumentation 1.5, when used with:
    • Microsoft Windows 2000 Standard Edition
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