FIX: MSMQ Counters Cause Access Violation in Wbemtest

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When you attempt to view instances of any of the Message Queue (MSMQ) classes by using the Microsoft Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) Tester (Wbemtest.exe), an access violation (AV) can occur.
To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Windows 2000. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in theMicrosoft Knowledge Base:
260910 How to Obtain the Latest Windows 2000 Service Pack

Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article.

This problem was first corrected in Windows 2000 Service Pack 1.
For additional information about how to install Windows 2000 and Windows 2000 hotfixes at the same time, click the article number below to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
249149 Installing Microsoft Windows 2000 and Windows 2000 Hotfixes

Article ID: 254293 - Last Review: 02/28/2014 00:31:06 - Revision: 3.1

  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Server
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional Edition
  • Microsoft Message Queuing 2.0
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