This article describes the following items about the update:
- The issues that the update fixes.
- The prerequisites for installing the update.
- Whether you must restart the computer after you install the update.
- Whether the update is replaced by any other update.
- Whether you must make any registry changes.
- The files that the update contains.
Note On a Windows x64-based computer the Windows Explorer (shell, common dialog boxes, My Network Places, and so on) and other 64-bit applications cannot use the Microsoft Data Access Internet Publishing Provider. This is only available as a 32-bit application. 64-bit applications are limited to using Web Distributed Authoring and Versioning (WebDAV) via the native Web Client service redirector. There are currently no plans for porting this deprecated Windows component to future 64-bit versions of the operating system.
Important Do not install this Software Update for Web Folders on a Windows 7-based machine. The Update cannot be un-installed and can lead to an unsupported Windows 7 system.
Update informationThe following file is available for download from the Microsoft Download Center:
For more information about how to download Microsoft support files, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
Restart informationYou may have to restart the computer after you apply this update.
Update replacement informationThis update replaces the Software Update for Web Folders that is dated January 25, 2005.
For more information about the Software Update for Web Folders that is dated January 25, 2005, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
File informationAfter the update is installed, the English version of this update has the file attributes, or a later version of the file attributes, that are listed in the following table:
|File name||File version||File size||Date||Time|
Additional notesFor more information about software update terminology, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
For more information about how to obtain the hotfix package, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
Article ID: 907306 - Last Review: Jan 8, 2013 - Revision: 1