A June 2008 update is available for the Windows Vista Customer Experience Improvement Program (CEIP)

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SUMMARY

The Windows Vista Customer Experience Improvement Program (CEIP) collects information about how you use Windows Vista. The Windows Vista CEIP also collects information about any problems that you experience when you use Windows Vista. Microsoft uses this information to improve the features that you use most frequently.

If you join the Windows Vista CEIP, Microsoft will use the information that is collected only to improve the software. Microsoft will not use this information to identify you or to contact you.

This article describes an update to the Windows Vista CEIP. This update configures the existing Windows Vista CEIP settings to improve the quality of the software-oriented information that is sent to Microsoft.

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Update information

Who should apply this update

You should apply this update only if you have already joined the Windows Vista CEIP. This update will not affect your computer if you have not joined the Windows Vista CEIP.

To verify that you have joined the Windows Vista CEIP, follow these steps:
  1. Click Start, and then click Control Panel.
  2. Click Control Panel Home, and then click System and Maintenance.
  3. Click Problem Reports and Solutions, and then click Customer Experience Improvement Settings.
  4. Verify that the Join the Customer Experience Improvement Program option is selected.

How to obtain this update

The following files are available for download from the Microsoft Download Center:


Windows Vista, 32-bit versions
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Download the update for Windows Vista x86-based versions (KB952714) package now.
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Download the update for Windows Vista x64-based versions (KB952714) package now.

For more information about how to download Microsoft support files, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
119591 How to obtain Microsoft support files from online services
Microsoft scanned this file for viruses. Microsoft used the most current virus-detection software that was available on the date that the file was posted. The file is stored on security-enhanced servers that help prevent any unauthorized changes to the file. The English version of this update 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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Racur.xmlNot applicable8,88822-Jun-200722:11Not applicable
Racurex.xmlNot applicable15027-Jun-200722:19Not applicable
Racur.xmlNot applicable8,88822-Jun-200722:15Not applicable
Racurex.xmlNot applicable15027-Jun-200722:19Not applicable
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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Racur.xmlNot applicable8,88822-Jun-200722:18Not applicable
Racurex.xmlNot applicable15027-Jun-200722:19Not applicable
Racur.xmlNot applicable8,88822-Jun-200722:14Not applicable
Racurex.xmlNot applicable15027-Jun-200722:18Not applicable

Prerequisites

No prerequisites are required to apply this update. However, only those users who are enrolled in the Windows Vista CEIP will be affected by this update.

Restart requirement

You may have to restart the computer after you apply this update.

Update replacement information

The information in this article supersedes the information in the following articles in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
939165 An update is available for the Windows Vista Customer Experience Improvement Program
931174 Update for the Windows Vista Customer Experience Improvement Program

How to remove this update

To remove this update, follow these steps:
  1. In Control Panel, click Programs and Features, and then click View Installed Updates.
  2. Click Update for Microsoft Windows (KB952714), and then click Uninstall.

MORE INFORMATION

For more information about the Windows Vista CEIP, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?linkid=34493
For more information, 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: 952714 - Last Review: October 8, 2011 - Revision: 2.0
APPLIES TO
  • Windows Vista Enterprise 64-bit Edition
  • Windows Vista Home Basic 64-bit Edition
  • Windows Vista Home Premium 64-bit Edition
  • Windows Vista Ultimate 64-bit Edition
  • Windows Vista Business
  • Windows Vista Business 64-bit Edition
  • Windows Vista Enterprise
  • Windows Vista Home Basic
  • Windows Vista Home Premium
  • Windows Vista Ultimate
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