This article lists Microsoft Knowledge Base articles that are included in the release notes for Microsoft Windows XP Service Pack 2 (SP2) and Microsoft Windows XP Tablet PC Edition 2005. This article also lists Microsoft Knowledge Base articles that document known issues and other information about Windows XP SP2 for the release notes. These known issues and other information were not previously documented in a Microsoft Knowledge Base article.
Note The Windows XP SP2 features and components are included in Windows XP Tablet PC Edition 2005.
For additional information about the issues that are resolved in Windows XP SP2, click the following article numbers to view the articles in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
811113 List of fixes included in Windows XP Service Pack 2
883608 You receive an error message when you add a reference to a COM object in Visual Studio .NET after you install Windows XP Service Pack 2
841625 Microsoft Windows XP Multilingual User Interface Pack cumulative Help content update
884768 BUG: You cannot close an Internet Explorer window by using the window.setTimeout(window.close,1) method in Windows XP Service Pack 2
837783 The hard disk space requirements for Windows XP Service Pack 2
Programs and devices
883603 Windows Movie Maker 2.1 is installed on your computer when you install Windows XP Service Pack 2
Networking and communications
883611 You have to specify certain Group Policy settings before you can remotely administer Resultant Set of Policy (RSoP) or remotely edit local Group Policy objects in Windows XP Service Pack 2
884020 Programs that connect to IP addresses that are in the loopback address range may not work as you expect in Windows XP Service Pack 2
842933 "The following entry in the [strings] section is too long and has been truncated" error message when you try to modify or to view GPOs in Windows Server 2003, Windows XP, or Windows 2000
872769 You cannot configure Windows Firewall settings on a Windows XP Service Pack 2-based client computer that is in a Windows Small Business Server 2003-based network
For more information about the changes to functionality in Windows XP Service Pack 2, see the "Changes to functionality in Windows XP Service Pack 2" document. To view this document, visit the following Microsoft Web site: