Description of the Outlook 2003 post-Service Pack 2 hotfix package: August 25, 2006

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This article describes the Microsoft Office Outlook 2003 issue that is fixed in the Outlook 2003 post-Service Pack 2 hotfix package that is dated August 25, 2006.

This article describes the following items about the hotfix package:
  • The issues that the hotfix package fixes.
  • The prerequisites for installing the hotfix package.
  • Whether you must restart your computer after you install the hotfix package.
  • Whether the hotfix package is replaced by any other hotfix package.
  • The files that the hotfix package contains.


Issue that the hotfix package fixes

This hotfix package fixes the following issue that was not previously documented in a Microsoft Knowledge Base article:
  • You reply to an e-mail message that has a References header in Outlook 2003. When you do this, the References header is removed from your message.

    When this occurs, the message can no longer be viewed in other e-mail programs as a part of a thread of messages.


Hotfix information

A 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:
Note 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.


The following list contains prerequisites for the hotfix package:
  • The full-file version of this hotfix is also the administrative version of this hotfix. You can install this version of the hotfix on a computer that is running Office 2003 with Service Pack 2 installed or Office 2003 with Service Pack 1 installed. However, we have tested this hotfix more extensively on Office 2003 with Service Pack 2 than we have on Office 2003 with Service Pack 1. If you install this hotfix on a computer that is running Office 2003 with Service Pack 1, some file conflicts might occur. We support this configuration, but we do not recommend this configuration.

Restart information

You do not have to restart your computer after you apply this hotfix.

Hotfix replacement information

This hotfix is not replaced by any later hotfix.

Registry information

You do not have to create any registry keys or modify any registry keys to use any hotfixes that this package contains.

Hotfix file information

This hotfix may not contain all the files that you must have to fully update a product to the latest build. This hotfix contains only the files that you must have to correct the issues that this article lists.

The global version of this hotfix uses a Microsoft Windows Installer package to install the hotfix. The dates and times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) in the following table. When you view the file information, the date 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.

Download information

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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform

Additional notes

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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Outlook.mspNot applicable9,527,29625-Aug-200611:20Not applicable
After the hotfix package is installed, the global version of this hotfix package has the file attributes, or a later version of the file attributes, that are listed in the following table:
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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Exchcsp.dll11.0.6424.0247,80801-Mar-200521:27Not applicable
Exsec32.dll11.0.8027.0346,89623-May-200600:39Not applicable
Oladd.fae11.0.8029.0158,99202-Jun-200623:10Not applicable
Olappt.fae11.0.8029.0152,84802-Jun-200623:10Not applicable
Oljrnl.fae11.0.6550.0117,96017-Mar-200521:41Not applicable
Olmail.fae11.0.6550.0113,35217-Mar-200521:41Not applicable
Olnote.fae11.0.6550.0104,64817-Mar-200521:41Not applicable
Oltask.fae11.0.8029.0147,21602-Jun-200623:10Not applicable
Outlvbs.dll11.0.6550.044,74417-Mar-200521:32Not applicable
Sc2.sam11.0.6550.0111,80817-Mar-200521:41Not applicable
Schplus.sam11.0.6550.0143,04817-Mar-200521:41Not applicable
Additional notes:
  • For more information about how to install this hotfix, see the Readme.txt file that is included in the hotfix package.
For more information about the terminology that Microsoft uses for software that is corrected after it is released, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
824684 Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates


Article ID: 923513 - Last Review: November 15, 2007 - Revision: 1.4
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