Description of the security update for the Microsoft Visual Studio .NET 2003 development platform

Microsoft has released security bulletin MS07-052. The security bulletin contains all the relevant information about the security update. This information includes file manifest information and deployment options. To view the complete security bulletin, visit one of the following Microsoft Web sites:

Update removal information

After you install this update, you can use the Add or Remove Programs item in Control Panel to remove this update.

Known issues with this update

  • To install this security update, you must have Microsoft Windows Installer 3.1 installed on your computer. To obtain the latest Windows Installer for your computer, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
  • For more information about installation issues with updates for Microsoft Visual Studio .NET 2003, click the following article numbers to view the articles in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
    939043 A shared file is rolled back when you uninstall a previously installed update for one edition or SKU on a computer that has more than one edition or SKU of any version of Visual Studio installed
    939400 Any files that are shared by the two editions of Visual Studio .NET 2003 Service Pack 1 or of Visual Studio .NET 2002 Service Pack 1 are deleted when you uninstall the edition of the service pack that you installed first
    939407 You cannot install an update for the .NET Framework 1.1, for the .NET Framework 1.0, for Visual Studio .NET 2003, or for Visual Studio .NET 2002 after you upgrade a computer from Windows XP to Windows Vista
    942380 Error message when you try to apply a hotfix or an update for the .NET Framework or for Visual Studio .NET: "Error 9002. Microsoft Visual Studio .NET 2003 Hotfix (KBxxxxxx) cannot be installed because you have one or more hotfixes installed. Remove them and try again."

Command-line switches for this update

For more information about the command-line switches that this update supports, visit the following Microsoft Web site:For more information about Windows Installer command-line switches, visit the following Microsoft Web site:For more information about Windows Installer, visit the following Microsoft Web site:

Article ID: 937058 - Last Review: 09/30/2011 01:35:00 - Revision: 2.0

Microsoft Visual Studio .NET 2003 Professional Edition, Microsoft Visual Studio .NET 2003 Enterprise Architect, Microsoft Visual Studio .NET 2003 Enterprise Developer

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