- You have a computer that is running Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Reporting Services (SSRS 2008).
- You install Cumulative Update 7 for SQL Server 2008 Service Pack 1. This hotfix is described in the following Microsoft Knowledge Base article:979740 FIX: Error message when the EMF printing renderer is under stress or when you try to print multiple reports at the same time in SSRS 2008: "System.Exception: SelectClipRgn failed: Win32 error:997"
- The Enhanced Metafile (EMF) printing renderer is under stress. Or, you try to print multiple reports at the same time.
The fix for this issue was first released in Cumulative Update 8 for SQL Server 2008 Service Pack 1. For more information about this cumulative update package, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
Article ID: 982924 - Last Review: Oct 6, 2011 - Revision: 1