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Description of the Windows Home Server Power Pack 3 update
Article ID: 968349 - View products that this article applies to.
INTRODUCTIONThe following are improvements that are included in the Windows Home Server Power Pack 3 update: :
How to obtain this updateWindows Home Server Power Pack 3 is now available through Windows Update. The update will automatically be downloaded to Windows Home Server through Windows Update if the Automatic Updates feature is enabled on a home server. Or, you can click Update Now on the Settings tab of the Windows Home Server Console.
How to obtain the release documentation for Windows Home Server Power Pack 3The release documentation for Windows Home Server Power Pack 3 contains new information to help you set up and run Windows Home Server Power Pack 3.
To obtain the English version of the release documentation, visit the following Microsoft Download Center Web site:
http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=84725To obtain non-English versions of the release documentation, select the appropriate language on this Web site.
PrerequisitesTo apply this update, you must have Windows Home Server Power Pack 2 installed. If you have a beta version or a release candidate version of Windows Home Server Power Pack 3 installed, you must uninstall these preliminary versions before you install this final version of Windows Home Server Power Pack 3.
Restart requirementYou must restart the computer after you apply this hotfix.
Update replacement informationThis update replaces the updates that are described in the following Microsoft Knowledge Base articles:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/963032/ )The Windows Home Server console is displayed incorrectly when the screen resolution is lower than 1024 × 768
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/972421/ )Issues occur after you recover Windows Home Server by using a server recovery DVD that has Power Pack 2 integrated
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
For more information about Windows Home Server, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
http://www.microsoft.com/windows/products/winfamily/windowshomeserver/default.mspxFor more information about Windows Home Server Power Pack 2, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
956587For 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/956587/ )Description of the Windows Home Server Power Pack 2 update
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/824684/LN/ )Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates