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On a Windows XP Service Pack 2 (SP2)-based computer, you redirect a standard error (STDERR) message to a file by using the 2> parameter in the Reg command. However, if the Reg command uses double-byte character set (DBCS) characters to display the standard error, the error message of the Reg command may be truncated.
For example, when the Reg command uses the Japanese character code page, you run the following command:
C:\>reg loadIn this case, the error message is displayed correctly as follows:
However, you can use the following commands to redirect the standard error message to the Error.txt file:
エラー: コマンドライン パラメータが足りません
C:\>reg load 2>error.txtIn this case, the error message may be truncated as follows:
エラー: コマンドライン パ
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.
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http://support.microsoft.com/contactus/?ws=supportNote The "Hotfix download available" form displays the languages for which the hotfix is available. If you do not see your language, it is because a hotfix is not available for that language.
PrerequisitesTo apply this hotfix, you must have Windows XP SP2 installed on the computer.
Restart requirementYou do not have to restart the computer after you apply this hotfix.
Hotfix replacement informationThis hotfix does not replace any other hotfixes.
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 item in Control Panel.
Windows XP with SP2, x86-based versions
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Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
For more information about character sets, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
http://www.microsoft.com/typography/unicode/cs.htmFor more information about the Reg command, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb490984.aspxFor more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
110930For more information about software update terminology, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/110930/ )Redirecting error messages from command prompt: STDERR/STDOUT
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/824684/ )Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates
Article ID: 894270 - Last Review: October 9, 2011 - Revision: 2.0