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When you subscribe to project alerts in Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 Team Foundation Server, you receive the following error message:
TF50304 There is a syntax error in the subscription condition. Check the syntax.
This problem occurs when the display name of the project alerts recipient contains one apostrophe (').
Service pack informationTo resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Microsoft Visual Studio 2005. For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/929697/ )How to obtain the latest Visual Studio 2005 service pack
Hotfix informationA supported hotfix is now available from Microsoft. However, it is intended to correct only the problem that is described in this article. Apply it only to systems that are experiencing this specific problem. This hotfix may receive additional testing. Therefore, if you are not severely affected by this problem, we recommend that you wait for the next Visual Studio 2005 service pack that contains this hotfix.
To resolve this problem immediately, contact Microsoft Customer Support Services to obtain the hotfix. For a complete list of Microsoft Customer Support Services telephone numbers and information about support costs, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
Restart requirementYou do not have to 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 item in Control Panel.
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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 Visual Studio 2005 Service Pack 1.
Steps to reproduce the problem
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/824684/ )Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates