A Live Meeting conference subject that contains an extended ACSII character is incorrect in Outlook calendar

SYMPTOMS
Consider the following scenario:
  • You use Microsoft Outlook and Live Meeting Conferencing Add-in for Outlook on a computer that is running a non-English version of Windows.
  • You schedule a Live Meeting conference by using the Live Meeting service in Outlook.
  • The subject of the Live Meeting contains an extended ACSII character.
  • You send the Live Meeting conference invitation.
In this scenario, the subject of the calendar entry for the Live Meeting conference is incorrect.
CAUSE
This issue occurs because the Live Meeting Conferencing Add-in for Outlook converts the XML response incorrectly that is received from the Live Meeting conference center. 
RESOLUTION
To fix this issue, install the following cumulative update:  
2505930 Description of the update for the Live Meeting Conferencing Add-in for Outlook: February, 2011
STATUS
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
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Article ID: 2482424 - Last Review: 08/26/2011 18:44:00 - Revision: 1.1

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