Fix it for meTo fix this problem automatically, click the
Fix this problemlink. Then, click
File Downloaddialog box and follow the steps in this wizard.
Note this wizard may be in English only; however, the automatic fix also works for other language versions of Windows.
NoteIf you are not on the computer that has the problem, you can save the automatic fix to a flash drive or to a CD so that you can run it on the computer that has the problem.
Let me fix it myselfTo fix this problem yourself, follow these steps:
1. Open an elevated (Administrator) Command Prompt.
2. Type del /s "%systemdrive%\users\%username%\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Device Metadata\*.*" and press Enter.
3. Type Y to the Are you sure (Y/N) prompt and press Enter.
4. You may need to type Y to confirm several more deletions, depending on the number of Device Stage packages currently on your computer. (all of them will be freshly downloaded by Windows)
These steps will delete the cache contents containing the incorrect package and prompt Windows 7 to redownload the appropriate packages with the corrrect Device Metadata.
Article ID: 2403006 - Last Review: Aug 16, 2011 - Revision: 1