You have installed Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 Service Pack
6 (SP6) on a computer.
You install the security update MS08-070 that is described
in Microsoft Knowledge Base (KB) article 926857,
install the Visual
cumulative update rollup that is described in KB article 957924.
You use a version of the Microsoft Winsock control (mswinsck.ocx). The version number
of the control is between 6.01.9812 and 6.01.9816.
You have a Visual Basic application that contains
control. The control contains a ListImage object that uses an IPicture interface.
In this scenario, you run the application, and then you receive the following error message:
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
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, submit a request to 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.
You must have Visual
Basic 6.0 SP6
installed to apply this hotfix.
You do not have to restart the computer after you apply this
hotfix if no instance of Visual Basic is in use.
Hotfix replacement information
This hotfix does not replace other hotfixes.
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.