This article was previously published under Q329994
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Inherited permissions on queue objects may be ignored. This can cause access problems and missing permissions in the Microsoft Message Queuing Snap-in security dialog box.
This problem occurs after the queue object's security descriptor is converted to Microsoft Windows NT 4.0 format, which causes some inherited permissions to be ignored. The result is a denial or elevation (or both) of privilege, and missing permissions in the Message Queuing MMC Snap-in security dialog.
Service Pack Information
To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Microsoft Windows 2000. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
260910 How to Obtain the Latest Windows 2000 Service Pack
A supported hotfix is now available from Microsoft, but it is only intended to correct the problem that is described in this article. Only apply it to systems that are experiencing this specific problem. This hotfix may receive additional testing. Therefore, if you are not severely affected by this problem, we recommend that you wait for the next Windows 2000 service pack that contains this hotfix.
To resolve this problem immediately, contact Microsoft Product Support Services to obtain the fix. For a complete list of Microsoft Product Support Services phone numbers and information about support costs, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
NOTE: In special cases, charges that are ordinarily incurred for support calls may be canceled if a Microsoft Support Professional determines that a specific update will resolve your problem. The typical support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for the specific update in question.
The English version of this fix should have the following file attributes or later. 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 ----------------------------------------------------------------------- 21-Oct-2002 18:57 5.1.2600.27 1,458,800 Q329994_w2k_sp4_x86_en.exe
After the hotfix is installed, the following files will have the listed attributes or later: