Important This update rollup contains server-side fixes. In addition to this update package, you must also install the client-side package on all client computers. For more information about the client-side package, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
Feature that is included in Update Rollup 1 for Windows Home Server 2011
Major issues that are resolved by this update
Issue 1You cannot register a Remote Web Access domain name that contains two or more root domain levels (such as testuser.co.uk). Additionally, you receive an error message that resembles the following:
This domain name is invalid. Ensure that the domain name and the extension are correct, and then try again.
Issue 2In the Alert Viewer window, you select an alert, and then you click Ignore the alert to stop receiving notifications for this alert. However, the notifications still appear.
Issue 3The Client Deployment Wizard fails with an authentication failure if one of the following conditions is true:
- The server password contains a backslash and a double quotation mark (\").
- The server password ends with a backslash (\).
- The server password contains a double quotation mark (") but does not end with a double quotation mark.
- Windows XP Professional
- Windows Vista Business
- Windows Vista Enterprise
- Windows Vista Ultimate
- Windows 7 Enterprise
- Windows 7 Professional
- Windows 7 Ultimate
Issue 4When the server and the clients are in an OpenDNS network environment, you cannot connect to the server or the clients through the Remote Web Access webpage. Additionally, you receive an error message that resembles the following:
Issue 5Consider the following scenario:
- You have a server that is running Windows Home Server 2011.
- You change the current system time to a time that is earlier than the time that you installed Windows Home Server 2011.
- You restart the server.
- You change the system time back to the original setting.
Issue 6When the machine certificate is changed incorrectly or is removed, you are not prompted by any troubleshooting measures. After you install this update, an automatic process tries to resolve this issue. If this issue cannot be resolved automatically, the dialog box gives you a link to a troubleshooting website. The website provides the latest solutions and updates for the kind of issue that you are experiencing.
Issue 7A backslash (\) may be displayed incorrectly in Korean or Japanese content.
Issue 8"Connect site" is translated incorrectly in a non-English dashboard.
Issue 9Some important non-English instructions or guides are truncated in a non-English dashboard or wizard.
How to obtain this updateTo download this update, visit the following Microsoft website:
PrerequisitesTo install this update, you must be running Windows Home Server 2011.
Registry informationTo use the update in this package, you do not have to make any changes to the registry.
Restart requirementYou may have to restart the computer after you apply this update.
Update replacement informationThis update does not replace a previously released update.
Removal informationTo remove this update, use the Add or Remove Programs item in Control Panel. Additionally, you must uninstall the client-side package (KB2554637) from all client computers.
Note The new "Microsoft Update is not enabled" alert must be manually removed from all client computers.
Article ID: 2554634 - Last Review: Aug 30, 2011 - Revision: 1