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Important This article contains information about how to edit the metabase. Before you edit the metabase, verify that you have a backup copy that you can restore if a problem occurs. For information about how to do this, see the "Configuration Backup/Restore" Help topic in Microsoft Management Console (MMC).
The Password Change pages that are included with Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS) 6.0 on a Microsoft Windows Server 2003 system have multiple problems. You can resolve these problems by installing the hotfix that is described in this article.
You may experience the following problems with the Password Change pages that are included with Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS) 6.0:
Most of the problems that are associated with the Change Password pages occur because of the technological limitations of Active Directory Service Interfaces (ADSI) when ADSI is used in an Active Server Pages (ASP) page on a Web site.
Service pack informationTo resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Windows Server 2003. For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
889100Note The files from this hotfix are included in Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 1 (SP1). This hotfix package automatically registers Iispwchg.dll. However, you must manually register this DLL if you install Windows Server 2003 SP1. For more information, see the "More Information" section.
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/889100/ )How to obtain the latest service pack for Windows Server 2003
Hotfix informationA 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.
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, contact 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:
http://support.microsoft.com/contactus/?ws=supportNote 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.
Details for the first package
PrerequisitesNo prerequisites are required.
Restart requirementYou must restart your computer after you apply this hotfix.
Hotfix replacement informationThis hotfix does not replace any other hotfixes.
File informationThe English version of this hotfix has the file attributes (or later file attributes) 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 item in Control Panel.
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 for Itanium-based Systems Date Time Version Size File name -------------------------------------------------------------- 29-Dec-2004 23:52 5,735 Achg.asp 29-Dec-2004 23:52 2,833 Aexp2b.asp 29-Dec-2004 23:52 2,841 Aexp4b.asp 22-Jun-2005 10:55 5.2.3790.354 56,832 Iispwchg.dll IA64 22-Jun-2005 10:55 6.0.3790.354 21,504 W3comlog.dll IA64 22-Jun-2005 10:55 6.0.3790.354 951,296 W3core.dll IA64 Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Date Time Version Size File name -------------------------------------------------------------- 26-Dec-2004 21:38 5,735 Achg.asp 26-Dec-2004 21:38 2,833 Aexp2b.asp 26-Dec-2004 21:38 2,841 Aexp4b.asp 22-Jun-2005 13:54 5.2.3790.354 28,672 Iispwchg.dll 22-Jun-2005 13:54 6.0.3790.354 9,728 W3comlog.dll 22-Jun-2005 13:54 6.0.3790.354 342,528 W3core.dll
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
Warning If you edit the metabase incorrectly, you can cause serious problems that may require that you reinstall any product that uses the metabase. Microsoft cannot guarantee that problems that result if you incorrectly edit the metabase can be solved. Edit the metabase at your own risk.
Note Always back up the metabase before you edit it.
After you apply this hotfix, follow these steps to configure the Password Change functionality:
For more information about the naming schema for Windows software updates, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
816915For more information about the terminology that is used to describe Microsoft product updates, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/816915/ )New file naming schema for Microsoft Windows software update packages
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/824684/ )Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates
Article ID: 833734 - Last Review: December 3, 2007 - Revision: 10.11