Update for Windows Server 2012 and Windows Embedded 8 Standard: August 16, 2019

Windows Server 2012Windows Embedded 8 Standard

Summary


This non-security update for Windows Server 2012 and Windows Embedded 8 Standard includes the quality improvements from KB4512482 (released August 16, 2019), in addition to these key changes:

  • Addresses an issue in which the following may stop responding and you may receive the error, "Invalid procedure call”:
    • Applications that were made using Visual Basic 6 (VB6).
    • Macros that use Visual Basic for Applications (VBA).
    • Scripts or apps that use Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript).

Known issues in this update


Symptom Workaround
Certain operations, such as rename, that you perform on files or folders that are on a Cluster Shared Volume (CSV) may fail with the error, “STATUS_BAD_IMPERSONATION_LEVEL (0xC00000A5)”. This occurs when you perform the operation on a CSV owner node from a process that doesn’t have administrator privilege.

Do one of the following:

  • Perform the operation from a process that has administrator privilege.
  • Perform the operation from a node that doesn’t have CSV ownership.
Microsoft is working on a resolution and will provide an update in an upcoming release.
Devices that start up using Preboot Execution Environment (PXE) images from Windows Deployment Services (WDS) or System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) may fail to start with the error "Status: 0xc0000001, Info: A required device isn't connected or can't be accessed" after installing this update on a WDS server.

This issue is resolved in KB4512512.

How to get and install the update


Before installing this update

Microsoft strongly recommends you install the latest servicing stack update (SSU) for your operating system before installing the latest Rollup. SSUs improve the reliability of the update process to mitigate potential issues while installing the Rollup and applying Microsoft security fixes. 

If you are using Windows Update, the latest SSU (KB4504418) will be offered to you automatically. To get the standalone package for the latest SSU, search for it in the Microsoft Update Catalog

Install this update

Release Channel Available Next Step
Windows Update and Microsoft Update No See the other options below.
Microsoft Update Catalog Yes To get the standalone package for this update, go to the Microsoft Update Catalog.
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS) Yes

This update will automatically synchronize with WSUS if you configure Products and Classifications as follows:

Product:  Windows Server 2012, Windows Embedded 8 Standard

Classification: Updates

More information


Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for installing this update on other platforms.

Update replacement information

This update doesn't replace a previously released update.

Note This update contains all the quality and security changes in KB4512482 (released August 16, 2019). While it does not replace KB4512482 on Windows Update, if you install this update you do not need to install KB4512482.

File Information


The English (United States) version of this software update installs files that have the attributes that are listed in the following tables.

Windows Server 2012

Additional file information

References


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