This hotfix rollup is available for the following operating systems:
- Windows XP Service Pack 3 (SP3)
- Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2 (SP2)
- Windows Server 2008 Service Pack 2 (SP2)
- Windows Vista Service Pack 2 (SP2)
Hotfix InformationA supported hotfix is now available from Microsoft. However, it is intended to correct only the problem that this article describes. Apply it only to systems that are experiencing this specific problem.
To resolve this problem, 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, go to 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.
PrerequisitesTo apply this hotfix, you must have the .NET Framework 3.5 SP1 installed.
Restart requirementYou have to restart the computer after you apply this hotfix if any affected files are being used. We recommend that you close all .NET Framework-based applications before you apply this hotfix.
Hotfix replacement informationThis hotfix package does not replace a previously released hotfix package.
When you call some methods of the System.Diagnostics.Eventing.Reader.EventRecord class, such as FormatDescription method, in an application, the methods may return a NULL value.
Issues that this hotfix rollup resolves
Note This issue may occur only when an exact locale or region is not installed on your computer.
Article ID: 2829534 - Last Review: Apr 9, 2013 - Revision: 1