Consider the following scenario:

  • You create a site in Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 or Microsoft Windows SharePoint Services 3.0.

  • You extend the site to an extranet environment by setting alternate access mappings (AAM).

  • You access the extranet site, and then you perform a search on the site.

  • You click the Alert Me link on the Search Results page.

  • You click OK to create the alert.

In this scenario, the Alert Me page does not return to the Search Results page as expected.


To resolve this issue, apply the following hotfix packages:

2458600 Description of the Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 hotfix package (Sts-x-none.msp): December 14, 2010

2458603 Description of the Office SharePoint Server 2007 hotfix package (coreserver-x-none.msp): December 14, 2010


Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.

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