You cannot start Lync 2010 after you install the March 2013 cumulative update for Lync 2010 in Windows XP Pro or Windows Server 2003

Symptoms

Assume that you install the cumulative update for Microsoft Lync 2010 that is dated March 2013 on a computer that is running Windows XP Pro or Windows Server 2003. When you try to start Lync 2010 on the computer, you receive the following error message:
The parameter is incorrect.

Resolution

To resolve the issue, install the following cumulative update:
2815347 Description of the cumulative update package for Lync 2010: April 2013

More Information

For more information about the cumulative update for Lync 2010 that is dated March 2013, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2791382 Description of the cumulative update package for Lync 2010: March 2013
Properties

Article ID: 2832123 - Last Review: Apr 9, 2013 - Revision: 1

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