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The Microsoft Component Services Microsoft Management Console (MMC) snap-in may crash when it tries to import Component Object Model (COM) components that are already registered.
The Component Services MMC snap-in may crash when it tries to list the COM component that is already registered in the registry when a registry value is not the expected type.
How to obtain the hotfixThis issue is fixed in the Windows 2000 Server COM+ 1.0 Hotfix Package 28. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/828748/ )FIX: Availability of Windows 2000 Post-Service Pack 4 COM+ 1.0 Hotfix Rollup Package 28
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a bug in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section of this article.