FIX: You may receive a "System.IO.IOException" error message when you use an XSLT transformation to compile a Web page on a computer that has the .NET Framework 1.1 SP1 installed

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When you use an XSLT transformation to compile a Web page, the Web page may not compile as expected on a computer that has the Microsoft .NET Framework 1.1 Service Pack 1 (SP1) installed.

When this problem occurs, you may receive an error message that is similar to the following:
System.IO.IOException: The process cannot access the file
This problem occurs if another process does not correctly close a file handle.

Hotfix information

A supported hotfix is now available from Microsoft, but it is only intended to correct the problem that is described in this article. Only apply it to systems that are experiencing this specific problem. This hotfix may receive additional testing. Therefore, if you are not severely affected by this problem, we recommend that you wait for the next Microsoft .NET Framework 1.1 service pack that contains this hotfix.

To resolve this problem immediately, contact Microsoft Product Support Services to obtain the hotfix. For a complete list of Microsoft Product Support Services telephone numbers and information about support costs, visit the following Microsoft Web site:Note In special cases, charges that are ordinarily incurred for support calls may be canceled if a Microsoft Support Professional determines that a specific update will resolve your problem. The usual support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for the specific update in question.


You must have the Microsoft .NET Framework 1.1 Service Pack 1 installed to apply this hotfix.

Restart requirement

You do not have to restart the 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 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.
Microsoft .NET Framework 1.1 Service Pack 1
   Date         Time   Version        Size    File Name   ------------------------------------------------------   03-Sep-2005  00:42  1.1.4322.2347  65,536  Mscorpe.dll
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 1
   Date         Time   Version        Size    File Name   ------------------------------------------------------   13-Sep-2005  22:44  1.1.4322.2347  65,536  Mscorpe.dll
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
For more information about software update terminology, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
824684 Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates

Article ID: 907407 - Last Review: 12/09/2015 03:16:05 - Revision: 3.0

Microsoft .NET Framework 1.1 Service Pack 1

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