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Description of the SharePoint Workspace 2010 hotfix package (x86 Groove-x-none.msp, x64 Groove-x-none.msp): February 28, 2012

This article describes the Microsoft SharePoint Workspace 2010 issues that are fixed in the hotfix package that is dated February 28, 2012.

Issues that this hotfix package fixes

  • Consider the following scenario:
    • You create a SharePoint website that contains a document library and the document library has a custom folder structure.
    • You upgrade the Microsoft Office SharePoint 2007 website to a Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 website.
    • You use SharePoint Workspace 2010 to synchronize the website.
    In this scenario, the custom folder structure disappears, and all the folders are located at the root of the document library.
  • After you install a custom add-in on SharePoint Workspace 2010, the Control.TabIndex attribute does not function correctly.

Hotfix information

A supported hotfix is available from Microsoft. However, this hotfix is intended to correct only the problem that is described in this article. Apply this hotfix only to systems that are experiencing the problem described in this article. This hotfix might receive additional testing. Therefore, if you are not severely affected by this problem, we recommend that you wait for the next software update that contains this hotfix.

If the hotfix is available for download, there is a "Hotfix download available" section at the top of this Knowledge Base article. If this section does not appear, contact Microsoft Customer Service and Support to obtain the hotfix.

Note If additional issues occur or if any troubleshooting is required, you might have to create a separate service request. The usual support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for this specific hotfix. For a complete list of Microsoft Customer Service and Support telephone numbers or to create a separate service request, visit the following Microsoft website: Note The "Hotfix download available" form displays the languages for which the hotfix is available. If you do not see your language, it is because a hotfix is not available for that language.


To apply this hotfix package, you must have Microsoft Office 2010 or Microsoft Office 2010 Service Pack 1 (SP1) installed. For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2510690 List of all Office 2010 SP1 packages

Restart requirement

You may not have to restart the computer after you apply this hotfix.

Hotfix replacement information

This hotfix does not replace a previously released hotfix.

File information

This hotfix may not contain all the files that you must have to fully update a product to the latest build. This hotfix contains only the files that you must have to resolve the issue that is listed in this article.
The English version of this hotfix package uses a Microsoft Windows Installer package to install the hotfix package. The dates and the times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) in the following table. When you view the file information, the date is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time item in Control Panel.


Download information
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTime

Microsoft Windows Installer .msp file information
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTime
Groove-x-none.mspNot Applicable18,433,5369-Feb-129:07

Groove-x-none.msp information
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTime


Download information
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTime

Microsoft Windows Installer .msp file information
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTime
Groove-x-none.mspNot Applicable22,583,2969-Feb-129:07
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTime

After you apply this hotfix

After you apply this hotfix, disconnect and reconnect any document libraries affected by the custom folder issue. To disconnect and reconnect a document library to the workspace, follow these steps: 

  1. In the SharePoint workspace, click to select the document library.
  2. On the Sync tab, click Change Sync Settings, and then click Disconnect "Library name" from Server.
  3. Under Available on Server, click to select the document library.
  4. Click Connect "Library name" to Server.

For more information about software update terminology, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
824684 Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates

Article ID: 2597939 - Last Review: 06/19/2012 03:08:00 - Revision: 3.0

Microsoft SharePoint Workspace 2010

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