XCCC: The Conferencing Web Scheduler Permits Meetings That Are Not Valid

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The Exchange 2000 Conferencing Web Scheduler may permit a user to book a meeting with an incorrect duration or recurrence schedule. For example, a user may be able to book a meeting with a duration of four days every day. The Conferencing Web Scheduler permits the user to schedule the meeting, which is not valid.
This problem occurs because the Conferencing Web Scheduler does not follow the Microsoft Outlook model for booking a meeting.
To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Microsoft Exchange 2000 Server. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in theMicrosoft Knowledge Base:
301378 XGEN: How to Obtain the Latest Exchange 2000 Server Service Pack
Component: Web Scheduler

The English version of this fix has the file attributes (or later) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in coordinated universal time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time tool in Control Panel.
   Date          Time    Version       Size      File name   -----------------------------------------------------------   02-JUL-2002   15:15   6.0.5771.22    57,856   Xwebsched.dll   02-JUL-2002   14:55   6.0.5771.22   487,936   Xconfmgr.exe 				
NOTE: Because of file dependencies, this update requires Microsoft Exchange 2000 Server Service Pack 2.
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in Microsoft Exchange 2000 Conferencing Server. This problem was first corrected in Microsoft Exchange 2000 Server Service Pack 3.
This fix changes the Conferencing Web Scheduler to behave like Outlook. The fix adds the following new error to notify the user that the user is trying to book a meeting that is not valid:
The Exchange Conferencing Service encountered a server error. Please try the following:
Contact your system administrator.
Sending the message Error #8004200D: Unable to schedule the specified conference.

Microsoft Exchange 2000 Conferencing Server
The error number #8004200D indicates a recurrence pattern that is not valid.

Article ID: 322671 - Last Review: 10/24/2013 11:52:22 - Revision: 2.1

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