A new rule is not applied as expected when you run the Microsoft Best Practices Analyzer for Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 tool

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SYMPTOMS
Consider the following scenario:
  • You run the Microsoft Best Practices Analyzer for Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 tool.
  • A new rule is added to the "best practices" rules file.
In this scenario, the new rule is not automatically applied to the network topology in which you are running Windows SharePoint Services 3.0.
CAUSE
This issue occurs because the Microsoft Best Practices Analyzer for Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 tool does not include an auto-update feature.
RESOLUTION
To resolve this issue, install the January 22, 2008 update for the Microsoft Best Practices Analyzer for Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 and for the 2007 Microsoft Office system.

For more information about the update, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
942271 Description of the update for the Microsoft Best Practices Analyzer for Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 and the 2007 Microsoft Office System: January 22, 2008
STATUS
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
MORE INFORMATION
For more information about the Microsoft Best Practices Analyzer for Windows SharePoint Services 3.0, visit the following Microsoft TechNet Web site:
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Article ID: 940308 - Last Review: 01/14/2015 16:13:13 - Revision: 1.2

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