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"C0000005 Fatal exception" error message or Visual FoxPro quits unexpectedly when you insert a date value in a remote view

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When you insert a date value in a remote view, and the date contains the year 2120, you receive a "C0000005 Fatal exception" error message, or Microsoft Visual FoxPro 8.0 quits unexpectedly (crashes).

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.

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.

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File information

The 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 tool in Control Panel.
   Date         Time    Version    Size       File name   ----------------------------------------------------------   30-Apr-2004  00:12  5,357,568  Vfp8.exe   30-Apr-2004  02:43  1,466,368  Vfp8chs.dll   30-Apr-2004  02:43  1,466,368  Vfp8cht.dll   29-Apr-2004  23:19  1,466,368  Vfp8enu.dll   30-Apr-2004  02:43  1,466,368  Vfp8kor.dll   30-Apr-2004  00:13  4,300,800  Vfp8r.dll   30-Apr-2004  02:43  1,150,976  Vfp8rchs.dll   30-Apr-2004  02:43  1,150,976  Vfp8rcht.dll   30-Apr-2004  02:43  1,159,168  Vfp8rcsy.dll   30-Apr-2004  02:43  1,187,840  Vfp8rdeu.dll   29-Apr-2004  23:29  1,150,976  Vfp8renu.dll   30-Apr-2004  02:43  1,187,840  Vfp8resn.dll   30-Apr-2004  02:43  1,187,840  Vfp8rfra.dll   30-Apr-2004  02:43  1,150,976  Vfp8rkor.dll   30-Apr-2004  02:43  1,171,456  Vfp8rrus.dll   30-Apr-2004  00:14  3,776,512  Vfp8t.dll   30-Apr-2004  04:10                260,096  Vfp8rchs.msm   30-Apr-2004  04:10                262,144  Vfp8rcht.msm   30-Apr-2004  04:10                269,312  Vfp8rcsy.msm   30-Apr-2004  04:10                270,336  Vfp8rdeu.msm   30-Apr-2004  04:10                268,288  Vfp8resn.msm   30-Apr-2004  04:10                268,288  Vfp8rfra.msm   30-Apr-2004  04:10                261,120  Vfp8rkor.msm   30-Apr-2004  04:10                271,872  Vfp8rrus.msm   30-Apr-2004  04:09              4,201,984  Vfp8runtime.msm   30-Apr-2004  04:09                716,800  Vfpoledb.msm
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: 837218 - Last Review: 12/08/2015 06:23:06 - Revision: 1.7

Microsoft Visual FoxPro 8.0 SP1, Microsoft Visual FoxPro 8.0 Professional Edition

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