Error Message: "The Certificate You Have Chosen Cannot Be Used for NetMeeting Calls" When You Use a Strong Encryption Personal Certificate with Microsoft Netmeeting 3.01

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When you try to use a personal certificate that was generated by using the Microsoft Strong Cryptographic Provider option in Microsoft NetMeeting version 3.01, you may receive the following error message:
The certificate you have chosen cannot be used for NetMeeting calls.

Hotfix Information

A supported hotfix is available from Microsoft. However, this hotfix is intended to correct only the problem that is described in this article. Apply this hotfix only to systems that are experiencing this specific problem.

If the hotfix is available for download, there is a "Hotfix download available" section at the top of this Knowledge Base article. If this section does not appear, submit a request to Microsoft Customer Service and Support to obtain the hotfix.

Note If additional issues occur or if any troubleshooting is required, you might have to create a separate service request. The usual support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for this specific hotfix. For a complete list of Microsoft Customer Service and Support telephone numbers or to create a separate service request, visit the following Microsoft Web site: Note The "Hotfix download available" form displays the languages for which the hotfix is available. If you do not see your language, it is because a hotfix is not available for that language.


No prerequisites are required.

Restart Requirement

You must restart your computer after you apply this hotfix.

Hotfix Replacement Information

This hotfix does not replace any other hotfixes.

File Information

The English version of this hotfix 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   ----------------------------------------------------------   21-Jul-2003  11:31  5.0.2195.6748    124,688  Adsldp.dll          21-Jul-2003  11:31  5.0.2195.6748    132,368  Adsldpc.dll         21-Jul-2003  11:31  5.0.2195.6748     63,760  Adsmsext.dll        21-Jul-2003  11:31  5.0.2195.6761    381,712  Advapi32.dll        21-Jul-2003  11:31  5.0.2195.6753     69,392  Browser.dll         21-Jul-2003  11:31  5.0.2195.6680    134,928  Dnsapi.dll          21-Jul-2003  11:31  5.0.2195.6780     96,528  Dnsrslvr.dll        21-Jul-2003  11:31  5.0.2195.6753     47,376  Eventlog.dll        21-Jul-2003  11:31  5.0.2195.6759    148,240  Kdcsvc.dll          18-Jun-2003  08:43  5.0.2195.6758    205,072  Kerberos.dll        26-Mar-2003  12:37  5.0.2195.6695     71,888  Ksecdd.sys   13-Jul-2003  19:17  5.0.2195.6779    509,712  Lsasrv.dll          13-Jul-2003  19:17  5.0.2195.6779     33,552  Lsass.exe           17-Jul-2003  14:13  5.0.2195.6786    109,840  Msv1_0.dll          21-Jul-2003  11:31  5.0.2195.6601    311,568  Netapi32.dll        21-Jul-2003  11:31  5.0.2195.6783    360,720  Netlogon.dll        21-Jul-2003  11:31  5.0.2195.6784    931,088  Ntdsa.dll           21-Jul-2003  11:31  5.0.2195.6742    392,464  Samsrv.dll          21-Jul-2003  11:31  5.0.2195.6737    131,344  Scecli.dll          21-Jul-2003  11:31  5.0.2195.6737    306,448  Scesrv.dll          21-Jul-2003  10:03  5.1.2195.6788    146,704  Schannel.dll        15-Jul-2003  13:08  5.0.2195.6776  4,858,368  Sp3res.dll          21-Jul-2003  11:31  5.0.2195.6601     51,472  W32time.dll         16-Aug-2002  04:32  5.0.2195.6601     57,104  W32tm.exe           21-Jul-2003  11:31  5.0.2195.6741    126,224  Wldap32.dll
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article.

Article ID: 823954 - Last Review: 10/26/2013 07:51:00 - Revision: 3.0

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