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PC Card May Not Work When System Resumes From Suspend Mode

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When you try to use your 16-bit PC Card PCI device that relies on interrupt sharing, it may not work with Windows 2000 when your computer resumes from Suspend mode.
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
The English version of this fix should have the following file attributes or later:
   Date        Time      Version        Size     File name   --------------------------------------------------------   09/08/2000  01:50 PM  5.0.2195.2157  108,208  Pcmcia.sys				

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 2.
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
The SCM Microsystems PC Card reader is an example of a 16-bit PC Card PCI device that relies on interrupt sharing.

Article ID: 272655 - Last Review: 10/21/2013 01:05:49 - Revision: 3.3

Microsoft Windows 2000 Server, Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server, Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional Edition

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