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In Windows SharePoint Services 3.0, you have permission to view items in a document library as defined by the Draft Item Security setting. However, you do not receive alerts for drafts or for minor version documents when the Content Approval option is enabled.
Important This section, method, or task contains steps that tell you how to modify the registry. However, serious problems might occur if you modify the registry incorrectly. Therefore, make sure that you follow these steps carefully. For added protection, back up the registry before you modify it. Then, you can restore the registry if a problem occurs. For more information about how to back up and restore the registry, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
322756To resolve this issue, apply the following update:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/322756/ )How to back up and restore the registry in Windows
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