Cumulative update packages for Microsoft SharePoint Foundation 2010 contain hotfixes for the SharePoint Foundation 2010 issues that were fixed since the release of SharePoint Foundation 2010.
Note This is build 14.0.6120.5006 of the cumulative update package.
Update A recent, isolated issue was discovered in the SharePoint 2010 Products April 2012 Cumulative Update that could result in an HTTP 500 error when users delete objects to include documents, lists, and Webs and a new object is created using the same path where the original object remains in the Recycle Bin. The following packages were affected:
KB2598151 - SharePoint Server Package KB2598152 - Project Server Package KB2598321 - SharePoint Foundation Package KB2598304 – Wss-x-none.msp
Resolution This issue has been resolved in the revised packages. The revised packages include support for resolving issues related to the originally published updates.
Products Affected SharePoint Foundation 2010 SharePoint Server 2010
We recommend that you test hotfixes before you deploy them in a production environment. Because the builds are cumulative, each new release contains all the hotfixes and security updates that were included with the previous SharePoint Foundation 2010 update package releases.
Important notes about the cumulative update package
Microsoft Office 2010 hotfixes are now multilingual. This cumulative update package contains updates for all languages.
This cumulative update package includes all the server component packages. Additionally, this cumulative update package updates only those components that are installed on the system.
Issues that this hotfix package fixes
This cumulative update package resolves the issues that are described in the following Microsoft Knowledge Base (KB) articles:
2598304 Description of the SharePoint Foundation 2010 hotfix package (Wss-x-none.msp): April 24, 2012
2598273 Description of the SharePoint Foundation 2010 hotfix package (Wssmui-xx-xx.msp): April 24, 2012
How to obtain the cumulative update package for SharePoint Foundation 2010
A supported hotfix is available from Microsoft. However, this hotfix is intended to correct only the problems that are described in this article. Apply this hotfix only to systems that are experiencing the problems 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.
SharePoint Foundation 2010 hotfixes that are included in the cumulative update package for SharePoint Foundation 2010
This cumulative update package contains all the .msp files that were released as hotfixes or as public updates that target SharePoint Foundation 2010.
To install this hotfix, you must have SharePoint Foundation 2010 or SharePoint Foundation 2010 Service Pack 1 installed.
Cumulative update package information
You do not have to restart the computer after you apply this hotfix.
Hotfix replacement information
This hotfix does not replace a previously released hotfix.
You do not have to make any changes to the registry.
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 correct the issues that are listed in this article.
The global 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.