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Important This article contains information about how to modify the registry. Make sure to back up the registry before you modify it. Make sure that you know how to restore the registry if a problem occurs. For more information about how to back up, restore, and modify the registry, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/256986/ )Description of the Microsoft Windows registry
When you write to a shared file-based database from a Microsoft Windows XP-based client computer, you may experience poor performance. For example, you may experience poor performance when you run a query that appends data to a Microsoft Access database that is stored on a file server.
This problem occurs because the Windows XP redirector prematurely flushes the cache and writes the whole database back to the server one time for each append transaction to the database.
Service pack informationTo 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:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/322389/ )How to obtain the latest Windows XP service pack
Hotfix informationA supported hotfix is available from Microsoft. However, this hotfix is intended to correct only the problem that is described in this article. Apply this hotfix only to systems that are experiencing this specific problem. This hotfix might receive additional testing. Therefore, if you are not severely affected by this problem, we recommend that you wait for the next software update that contains this hotfix.
If the hotfix is available for download, there is a "Hotfix download available" section at the top of this Knowledge Base article. If this section does not appear, contact Microsoft Customer Service and Support to obtain the hotfix.
Note If additional issues occur or if any troubleshooting is required, you might have to create a separate service request. The usual support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for this specific hotfix. For a complete list of Microsoft Customer Service and Support telephone numbers or to create a separate service request, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
PrerequisitesThis hotfix has the following two prerequisites:
Restart requirementYou must restart the computer after you apply this hotfix.
File informationThe English version of this hotfix has the file attributes (or later file attributes) 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.
Windows XP 32-bit editions
Date Time Version Size File name ------------------------------------------------------ 25-Mar-2004 22:34 5.1.2600.1367 92,160 Cscdll.dll 25-Mar-2004 22:24 5.1.2600.1367 420,736 Mrxsmb.sys 25-Mar-2004 22:24 5.1.2600.1367 166,016 Rdbss.sys
Windows XP 64-bit editions
Date Time Version Size File name Platform ------------------------------------------------------------------- 25-Mar-2004 22:32 5.1.2600.1367 236,544 Cscdll.dll IA-64 25-Mar-2004 20:50 5.1.2600.1367 1,276,416 Mrxsmb.sys 25-Mar-2004 20:50 5.1.2600.1367 495,616 Rdbss.sys 25-Mar-2004 22:34 5.1.2600.1367 92,160 Wcscdll.dll x86
Verify the Shell32.dll file version
Add and enable the registry subkeyWarning Serious problems might occur if you modify the registry incorrectly by using Registry Editor or by using another method. These problems might require that you reinstall your operating system. Microsoft cannot guarantee that these problems can be solved. Modify the registry at your own risk.
To add and to enable the
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section. This problem was first corrected in Microsoft Windows XP Service Pack 2.
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/824684/ )Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates
Article ID: 825433 - Last Review: November 15, 2007 - Revision: 3.6
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