Incorrect Short Date Format in Control Panel with Czech Regional Options Selected

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SYMPTOMS
In Czech Windows 2000 and U.S. Windows 2000 with the Czech regional option selected, there is an extra space in the default short date format. The date format is
DD.MM. YYYY
instead of:
DD.MM.YYYY
Programs that require field-specific date data may have problems processing the extra space.
RESOLUTION
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

STATUS
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.
MORE INFORMATION
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
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Article ID: 260942 - Last Review: 10/20/2013 19:40:04 - Revision: 4.2

  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Server
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional Edition
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