Windows Error Reporting settings option is unavailable after update 3000850 is installed in Windows Server 2012 R2

This article describes an issue that occurs after you install November 2014 update rollup (3000850) in Windows Server 2012 R2. You can fix this issue by using the update in this article. Before you install this update, see the Prerequisites section.
The following option is unavailable in Windows Server 2012 R2. Therefore, you can't set it.

Control Panel > Action Center > (On the right side) Change Action Center settings > (at the bottom) Problem reporting settings

Note This issue doesn't occur if update 3000850 is not installed.
How to get this update

Method 1: Windows Update

This update is provided as a Recommended update on Windows Update. For more information about how to run Windows Update, see How to get an update through Windows Update.

Method 2: Microsoft Download Center

The update is available for download from the Microsoft Download Center:

DownloadDownload the Windows Server 2012 R2 package now.

For more information about how to download Microsoft support files, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
119591 How to obtain Microsoft support files from online services
Microsoft scanned this file for viruses. Microsoft used the most current virus-detection software that was available on the date that the file was posted. The file is stored on security-enhanced servers that help prevent any unauthorized changes to the file.

Update detail information


To apply this update, you must have April 2014 update rollup for Windows RT 8.1, Windows 8.1, and Windows Server 2012 R2 (2919355) installed in Windows Server 2012 R2.

Registry information

To apply this update, you don't have to make any changes to the registry.

Restart requirement

You may have to restart the computer after you apply this update.

Update replacement information

This update doesn't replace a previously released update.
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
See the terminology that Microsoft uses to describe software updates.
File Information
The English (United States) version of this software update installs files that have the attributes that are listed in the following tables. The dates and times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). Be aware that dates and times for these files on your local computer are displayed in your local time and with your current daylight saving time bias. The dates and times may also change when you perform certain operations on the files.

Windows Server 2012 R2

The MANIFEST files (.manifest) and the MUM files (.mum) that are installed for each environment are listed in the "Additional file information" section. MUM, MANIFEST, and the associated security catalog (.cat) files, are very important to maintain the state of the updated components. The security catalog files, for which the attributes are not listed, are signed with a Microsoft digital signature
x64 Windows Server 2012 R2
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Aeinv.mofNot applicable2,85629-Jun-201515:21Not applicable

Additional file information

x64 Windows Server 2012 R2
File propertyValue
File nameAmd64_fe0947118aa020cc52beb80249d953f6_31bf3856ad364e35_6.3.9600.18085_none_96374b3edd97abe8.manifest
File versionNot applicable
File size727
Date (UTC)08-Oct-2015
Time (UTC)23:29
PlatformNot applicable
File nameAmd64_microsoft-windows-a..rience-program-data_31bf3856ad364e35_6.3.9600.18085_none_62277f4756fee5ad.manifest
File versionNot applicable
File size11,468
Date (UTC)08-Oct-2015
Time (UTC)23:29
PlatformNot applicable
File nameUpdate.mum
File versionNot applicable
File size1,822
Date (UTC)08-Oct-2015
Time (UTC)23:29
PlatformNot applicable

Article ID: 3096411 - Last Review: 12/08/2015 20:47:00 - Revision: 2.0

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