IFileSystemImage::get_ImportedVolumeName method returns meaningless volume ID in Windows

Applies to: Windows 7 EnterpriseWindows 7 Home BasicWindows 7 Home Premium More

Symptoms


You use the IFileSystemImage::get_ImportedVolumeName method to obtain the volume name from an imported file system in a Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 environment. However, this method may return a string that contains garbage data in front of the volume name. 

Cause


This problem occurs because of a defect in the Imapi2fs.dll file. 

Workaround


There is currently no workaround for this problem.

Status


Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.