You may not receive audio in the desired language when you use Windows Media Center to view television in Windows Vista

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In Windows Vista, when you use Windows Media Center to view television, the Secondary Audio Program (SAP) may be selected as primary audio device, and you will be prevented from receiving audio in the desired language.
This problem occurs because of a problem in Windows Media Center. If the language description of an audio stream is an unsupported audio type, an incorrect stream will be selected.

Service pack information

To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Windows Vista. For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
935791 How to obtain the latest Windows Vista service pack

Hotfixes and security updates that are included in SP2 for Windows Vista Service and for Windows Server 2008

For more information about the hotfixes and the security updates that are included in SP2 for Windows Vista and for Windows Server 2008, visit the following Microsoft TechNet Web site: -Note:Currently, the list of hotfixes and security updates is available only in English.

Update information

To resolve this problem, install update 929615. To install this update, visit the following Microsoft Web site:

Update information

The following files are available for download from the MicrosoftDownload Center:

Windows Vista
DownloadDownload the Update for Windows Vista (KB929615) package now.
Windows Vista, 64-bit versions
DownloadDownload the Update for Windows Vista for 64-bit Systems (KB929615) package now.

Release Date: January 30, 2007

For more information about how to download Microsoft support files, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
119591 How to obtain Microsoft support files from online services
Microsoft scanned this file for viruses. Microsoft used the most current virus-detection software that was available on the date that the file was posted. The file is stored on security-enhanced servers that help prevent any unauthorized changes to the file.

Restart requirement

You have to restart the computer after you apply this update.

Update replacement information

This update does not replace any other updates that are installed on the computer.

File information

The English version of this update 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.
Windows Vista
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Update-bf.mumNot Applicable1,76111-Jan-200720:24Not Applicable
X86_microsoft-windows-v..e-filters-tvdigital_31bf3856ad364e35_6.0.6000.20493_none_da42422f734d035f.manifestNot Applicable84,43711-Jan-200723:07Not Applicable
X86_microsoft-windows-v..filters-tvdigital.d_31bf3856ad364e35_6.0.6000.20493_none_83097c39b9598243.manifestNot Applicable73911-Jan-200720:20Not Applicable
Windows Vista, 64-bit versions
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Amd64_microsoft-windows-v..e-filters-tvdigital_31bf3856ad364e35_6.0.6000.20493_none_3660ddb32baa7495.manifestNot Applicable84,47312-Jan-200711:01Not Applicable
Amd64_microsoft-windows-v..filters-tvdigital.d_31bf3856ad364e35_6.0.6000.20493_none_df2817bd71b6f379.manifestNot Applicable74311-Jan-200720:20Not Applicable
Update-bf.mumNot Applicable2,44311-Jan-200720:24Not Applicable
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.

Article ID: 929615 - Last Review: 01/16/2015 17:02:06 - Revision: 6.0

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