Description of the SharePoint Portal Server 2003 post-Service Pack 2 hotfix package: December 14, 2006

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SUMMARY

This article describes the Microsoft Office SharePoint Portal Server 2003 issue that fixed in the SharePoint Portal Server 2003 post-Service Pack 2 hotfix package that is dated December 14, 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 the computer after you install the hotfix package.
  • Whether the hotfix package is replaced by any other hotfix package.
  • Whether you must make any registry changes.
  • The files that the hotfix package contains.

INTRODUCTION

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 receive a "Not a valid e-mail format" error message when you try to add a contact to an area of the portal site.

Consider the following scenario. In an area of the portal site, you click Change Settings under Actions, and then click Enter contact to add a contact. You specify the contact information that you want. Then, you click OK. However, you receive the following error message:
Not a valid e-mail format
This problem occurs if the e-mail address that you specify in the Contact e-mail address box contains one or more number signs (#).

MORE INFORMATION

Service pack information

This problem was first corrected in SharePoint Portal Server 2003 Service Pack 3.To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for SharePoint Portal Server 2003. For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
889380 How to obtain the latest service pack for SharePoint Portal Server 2003

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:
http://support.microsoft.com/contactus/?ws=support
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.

Prerequisites

The following list contains prerequisites for the hotfix package:
  • This hotfix is a SharePoint Portal Server 2003 Service Pack 2 hotfix. To install the hotfix, you must have SharePoint Portal Server 2003 Service Pack 2 installed. For more information about SharePoint Portal Server 2003 Service Pack 2, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
    887623 Description of Microsoft Office SharePoint Portal Server 2003 Service Pack 2

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

To use one of the hotfixes in this package, you do not have to make any changes to the registry.

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 are listed in this article.

The global version of this hotfix uses a Microsoft Windows Installer package to install the hotfix. The dates and the 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 sizeDateTimePlatform
Sps2003-kb929450-server-gbl.exe8,353,79218-Dec-200623:01x86
Microsoft Windows Installer .msp file information
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File nameFile sizeDateTimePlatformSP requirement
Spsv2hot2-gbl.msp9,887,74414-Dec-200618:43Not applicableSPS
After the hotfix is installed, the global version of this hotfix 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 sizeDateTimePlatform
Mimefilt.dll46,87214-Dec-200618:32Not applicable
Mssdmn.exe202,00814-Dec-200618:33Not applicable
Mssearch.exe118,04014-Dec-200618:33Not applicable
Mssph.dll534,29614-Dec-200618:33Not applicable
Mssrch.dll2,290,96814-Dec-200618:34Not applicable
Nls400.dll12,286,74414-Dec-200618:34Not applicable
Offfilt.dll173,33614-Dec-200618:34Not applicable
Microsoft.SharePoint.Portal.dll4,655,93614-Dec-200618:35x86
Profile.sql288,75714-Dec-200618:35Not applicable
Profilup.sql222,60614-Dec-200618:36Not applicable
Propdefs.dll150,29614-Dec-200618:36Not applicable
Putildm.dll13,31214-Dec-200618:37Not applicable
Resmgru.dll133,91214-Dec-200618:37x86
Service.sql224,84914-Dec-200618:37Not applicable
Serviceup.sql201,94514-Dec-200618:38Not applicable
Spsadm.exe16,66414-Dec-200618:38x86
Spsadmin.exe101,14414-Dec-200618:38x86
Spsutil.dll8,19214-Dec-200618:39Not applicable
Sqlbakup.dll52,50414-Dec-200618:39x86
Ximage3b.dll1,794,10814-Dec-200618:39Not applicable
Xocr3.psp1,949,75314-Dec-200618:40Not 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 is used to describe Microsoft software updates, 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

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Article ID: 929450 - Last Review: November 15, 2007 - Revision: 2.3
APPLIES TO
  • Microsoft Office SharePoint Portal Server 2003
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