Issues that are fixed in SharePoint Portal Server 2003 by SharePoint Portal Server 2003 Service Pack 3

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Summary
Microsoft has released a service pack for Microsoft Office SharePoint Portal Server 2003 that contains fixes for SharePoint Portal Server 2003.
INTRODUCTION
Microsoft Office SharePoint Portal Server 2003 Service Pack 3 (SP3) provides the latest updates to SharePoint Portal Server 2003. SharePoint Portal Server 2003 SP3 contains security improvements, stability improvements, and performance improvements. Some fixes that are included in SharePoint Portal Server 2003 SP3 were previously released in SharePoint Portal Server 2003 Service Pack 2 (SP2) or as separate updates. SharePoint Portal Server 2003 SP3 combines the previously released fixes into one update. For more information about SharePoint Portal Server 2003 Service Pack 3, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
923644 Description of SharePoint Portal Server 2003 Service Pack 3
More information

Fixes in the service pack that require that you configure a registry key

When it is appropriate, Microsoft provides fixes that use registry keys. You can use these registry keys to enable, disable, or configure the functionality of a fix. By default, some fixes may be disabled. You may have to configure a registry key to enable a fix.

The following articles contain information about the fixes that require that you configure a registry key:
898547 Description of the SharePoint Portal Server 2003 post-Service Pack 2 hotfix package for the Spanish and German versions of SharePoint Portal Server 2003: October 24, 2005
910927 Description of the Microsoft Office SharePoint Portal Server 2003 post-Service Pack 1 hotfix package: November 28, 2005
911284 Description of the Microsoft Office SharePoint Portal Server 2003 post-Service Pack 1 hotfix package: December 8, 2005

List of issues that the service pack fixes

Issues that were previously documented in the Microsoft Knowledge Base

SharePoint Portal Server 2003 SP3 fixes the SharePoint Portal Server 2003 issues that are described in the following articles in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

898547 Description of the SharePoint Portal Server 2003 post-Service Pack 2 hotfix package for the Spanish and German versions of SharePoint Portal Server 2003: October 24, 2005
910927 Description of the Microsoft Office SharePoint Portal Server 2003 post-Service Pack 1 hotfix package: November 28, 2005
910928 Description of the Microsoft Office SharePoint Portal Server 2003 post-Service Pack 1 hotfix package: November 28, 2005
907652 Description of the Office 2003 post-Service Pack 2 hotfix package: December 2, 2005
911284 Description of the Microsoft Office SharePoint Portal Server 2003 post-Service Pack 1 hotfix package: December 8, 2005
911559 Description of the Microsoft Office SharePoint Portal Server 2003 post-Service Pack 2 hotfix package: December 5, 2005
912115 Description of the SharePoint Portal Server 2003 post-Service Pack 2 hotfix package for the Japanese version of SharePoint Portal Server 2003: December 13, 2005
912159 Description of the SharePoint Portal Server 2003 post-Service Pack 2 hotfix package for the Korean version of SharePoint Portal Server 2003: December 9, 2005
915429 Description of the SharePoint Portal Server 2003 post-Service Pack 1 hotfix package: March 10, 2006
915431 Description of the SharePoint Portal Server 2003 post-Service Pack 2 hotfix package: March 8, 2006
918741 Description of the SharePoint Portal Server 2003 post-Service Pack 2 hotfix package: May 30, 2006
919175 Description of the SharePoint Portal Server 2003 post-Service Pack 2 hotfix package: June 16, 2006
919176 Description of the SharePoint Portal Server 2003 post-Service Pack 1 hotfix package: June 9, 2006
924294 Description of the SharePoint Portal Server 2003 post-Service Pack 2 hotfix package: August 16, 2006
924298 Description of the SharePoint Portal Server 2003 post-Service Pack 2 hotfix package: August 17, 2006
924931 Description of the SharePoint Portal Server 2003 post-Service Pack 2 hotfix package: August 31, 2006
924934 Description of the SharePoint Portal Server 2003 post-Service Pack 2 hotfix package: September 1, 2006
925380 Description of the SharePoint Portal Server 2003 post-Service Pack 2 hotfix package: September 19, 2006
927482 Description of the SharePoint Portal Server 2003 post-Service Pack 2 hotfix package: October 27, 2006
928215 Description of the SharePoint Portal Server 2003 post-Service Pack 2 hotfix package: November 17, 2006
928402 Description of the SharePoint Portal Server 2003 post-Service Pack 2 hotfix package: November 20, 2006
929104 Description of the SharePoint Portal Server 2003 post-Service Pack 2 hotfix package: December 12, 2006
929450 Description of the SharePoint Portal Server 2003 post-Service Pack 2 hotfix package: December 14, 2006

Issues that were not previously documented in the Microsoft Knowledge Base

SharePoint Portal Server 2003 SP3 also fixes the following SharePoint Portal Server 2003 issue that was not previously documented in the Microsoft Knowledge Base.

You receive an error message when you try to create a new My Site in a SharePoint Portal Server 2003 site

When you try to create a new My Site in a SharePoint Portal Server 2003 site, the new My Site is not created. Additionally, you receive the following error message:
Some parts of your personal site cannot be created. Contact your site administrator for more information.

Error signature details

You may receive an error message that resembles the following error message:
Microsoft programhas encountered a problem and needs to close. We are sorry for the inconvenience. To see what data this error report contains, click here.
When you view the data in the error report, the report contains an error signature that resembles the following error signature.
Application nameApplication versionModule nameModule versionOffset
Mssearch.exe11.0.5704.0Ntdll.dll5.2.3790.00001d61b
Additionally, other program versions, module versions, and offsets are possible.
sps2003 sps2k3 sps11
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Article ID: 938795 - Last Review: 01/16/2015 02:27:08 - Revision: 2.0

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