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FIX: "Unterminated String constant" error message when you copy postings in MCMS 2002

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When you try to copy a posting to a new channel, you receive the following scripting error message in the Copy Page dialog box:
Unterminated String constant
This problem occurs if you are not assigned to the template gallery that the current template is in.

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. This hotfix might receive additional testing. Therefore, if you are not severely affected by this problem, we recommend that you wait for the next software update that contains this hotfix.

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No prerequisites are required.

Restart requirement

You do not have to 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   ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------   19-Dec-2003  18:59  5.0.4501.0  196,608  Microsoft.ContentManagement.WebControls.dll   19-Dec-2003  18:59  5.0.4501.0  196,608  Microsoft.ContentManagement.WebControls.dll   19-Dec-2003  16:43                3,980  SelectionFrame.aspx
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
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Article ID: 833588 - Last Review: 12/08/2015 05:43:57 - Revision: 2.5

Microsoft Content Management Server 2002 Service Pack 1a, Microsoft Content Management Server 2002

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