Description of the update for Lync Server 2010 Resource Kit: September 2011

Applies to: Lync Server 2010 Resource Kit


This article describes the Microsoft Lync Server 2010 Resource Kit issue that is fixed in the update for Lync Server 2010 Resource Kit that is dated September 2011.
This article describes the following items about the update package:
  • The issues that the update package fixes.
  • The prerequisites for installing the update package.
  • Whether you must restart the computer after you install the update package.
  • Whether the update package is replaced by any other update package.
  • Whether you must make any registry changes.
  • The files that the update package contains.


Issue that this update fixes

This update fixes the following issue:
  • 2578808 The ABSConfig tool does not function correctly when you use the tool to customize the Address Book Service configuration or restore default attributes in Lync Server 2010


Hotfix information

A supported hotfix is now available from Microsoft. However, it is intended to correct only the problem that is described in this article. Apply it only to systems that are experiencing this specific problem. This hotfix may receive additional testing. Therefore, if you are not severely affected by this problem, we recommend that you wait for the next software update that contains this hotfix.

To resolve this problem immediately, contact Microsoft Customer Support Services to obtain the hotfix. For a complete list of Microsoft Customer Support Services telephone numbers and information about support costs, visit the following Microsoft website:Note In special cases, charges that are ordinarily incurred for support calls may be canceled if a Microsoft Support Professional determines that a specific update will resolve your problem. The usual support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for the specific update in question.

Note The update should be applied with the update for Lync Server 2010, Core Components that is mentioned in Microsoft Knowledge Base (KB) article 2621854.

For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2621854 Description of the update for Lync Server 2010, Core Components: September 2011


There are no prerequisites for installing this update package.

Restart requirement

You may have to restart the computer after you apply this update.

Hotfix replacement information

This update does not replace a previously released update.

Registry information

To use one of the update packages in this package, you do not have to make any changes to the registry.

Update package installation information

To install this update, install the OCSReskit.msi package on the following computers:
  • Lync Server 2010 – Standard Edition Server
  • Lync Server 2010 – Enterprise Edition – Front-end
Note If you already have the 4.0.7577.0 version of Lync Server 2010 Resource Kit installed, you must uninstall the older version before you install the new version of Lync Server 2010 Resource Kit. The new version includes the updated version of ABSConfig.exe.

Removal information

To remove this update, use the Add or Remove Programs item in Control Panel.

Sometimes, you are prompted for the source CD when you try to uninstall the update. If this behavior occurs, insert the source CD or provide the path where the source files can be found.

File information

This update may not contain all the files that you must have to fully update a product to the latest build. This update contains only the files that you must have to resolve the issues that are listed in this article.

After the update is installed, the global version of this update has the file attributes, or a later version of the file attributes, that are listed in the following table:
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Ocsdeviceswatsonupload.exeNot Applicable37,1603-Nov-1011:33x64
Ocsdeviceswatsonupload.ps1Not Applicable18,1213-Nov-1011:33Not Applicable
Ocsdeviceswatsonuploadres.manNot Applicable4,6763-Nov-1011:33Not Applicable
Ocs_resourcekittools_readme.docNot Applicable306,1763-Nov-1011:30Not Applicable
Rgsimportexport.ps1Not Applicable22,5463-Nov-1011:33Not Applicable
Mediarelay-auth.xsdNot Applicable6,6303-Nov-1011:32Not Applicable
Pdpmonui.exe.configNot Applicable3993-Nov-1011:33Not Applicable
Bandwidthutilizationanalyzer.xlsmNot Applicable86,7143-Nov-1011:33Not Applicable
Lcscentralforestma.xmlNot Applicable370,4433-Nov-1011:33Not Applicable
Lcscfg.xmlNot Applicable2033-Nov-1011:33Not Applicable
Lcsmvschema.xmlNot Applicable23,2473-Nov-1011:33Not Applicable
Lcsuserforestma.xmlNot Applicable369,6813-Nov-1011:33Not Applicable
Lcsusers.wsfNot Applicable5,9383-Nov-1011:33Not Applicable
Logging.xmlNot Applicable4483-Nov-1011:33Not Applicable
Sidmap.wsfNot Applicable4,5843-Nov-1011:33Not Applicable
Rgagentlive.exe.configNot Applicable7,4323-Nov-1011:33Not Applicable
Sampleinput.xmlNot Applicable1,0023-Nov-1011:33Not Applicable
Topologyvalidator.exe.configNot Applicable7053-Nov-1011:33Not Applicable
Topologyvalidatorinput.xsdNot Applicable2,6513-Nov-1011:33Not Applicable
Ms_diag.htmlNot Applicable1,129,4823-Nov-1011:31Not Applicable

Note After you install the new Lync Server 2010 Resource Kit, in Programs and Featured the resource kit will have the version number 4.0.7577.172.


For more information about software update terminology, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
824684 Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates