XCLN: English Version of Fix for Outlook 2000 Store Provider Memory Leak

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For additional information about this fix for earlier versions of Outlook, click the article number below to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
237174 XIMS: IMAPISession::OpenMsgStore Leaks Approximately 40-60 Bytes Per Call
Repeated calls to IMAPISession::OpenMsgStore cause a memory leak even after a corresponding close function.
An internal object is being constructed that, in turn, creates a critical section. When the object is destroyed, the corresponding critical section is not destroyed, resulting in a memory leak.
The store provider .dll file has been corrected to release the memory that is allocated by the critical section

To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Exchange Server 5.5. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in theMicrosoft Knowledge Base:
191014 XGEN: How to Obtain the Latest Exchange Server 5.5 Service Pack
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in Microsoft Exchange Server version 5.5. This problem was first corrected in Exchange Server 5.5 Service Pack 4.
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Article ID: 265514 - Last Review: 10/20/2013 22:05:02 - Revision: 3.2

  • Microsoft Exchange Server 5.5 Service Pack 3
  • Microsoft Outlook 2000 Standard Edition
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