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This article describes the Microsoft Office Communicator 2007 issues that are fixed in the hotfix package that is dated November 6, 2007.
Issues that the hotfix package fixes
This hotfix fixes the following issue:
944687 Error message when you try to change an IM conversation into a multiparty conference in Communicator 2007: "Your attempt to start a conference was unsuccessful"
Additionally, this hotfix fixes the following issues:
942566 Error message in Communicator 2007: "An error occurred while trying to start the conference" or "This message was not delivered to all participants"
942568 The text alignment in an e-mail message may be incorrect in Communicator 2007
942569 The Russian language name is spelled incorrectly in the list of available languages in Communicator 2007
942570 The telephone number in a Communicator 2007 pop-up window for an incoming call has an incorrect text direction when the language is set to Arabic or to Hebrew
942671 A new policy is available to specify the Contacts store that Communicator 2007 uses
942674 Unrecognizable characters appear in the date field of the display on a Unified Communications device that is used with Communicator 2007
942677 The transport option is not automatically set to TLS when you click "Manual configuration" in "Advanced Connection Settings" in Communicator 2007
942857 Menu items are truncated in the Hebrew version of Communicator 2007
943061 Communicator 2007 crashes when the SipCompression registry entry is set to PING mode and the Transport registry entry is set to TLS
943062 You may be prompted to restart the computer when you try to start Communicator 2007
943063 Communicator 2007 crashes when you start it by using the presence control
943064 After the computer resumes from hibernation or from standby, Communicator 2007 may consume 100% of CPU usage
943065 Communicator 2007 presence icons do not change in Outlook 2007 after you disconnect a computer from the network
943066 Presence status does not change from "In a Meeting" to "Available" in Communicator 2007
943067 Certain icons may be mirrored incorrectly in the call conversation window in the Arabic version or in the Hebrew version of Communicator 2007
This hotfix is now superseded by an update package for Communicator 2007. For more information about the update package, see the "Hotfix replacement information" section.
There are no prerequisites for installing this hotfix.
You do not have to restart the computer after you apply this hotfix.
Hotfix replacement information
This hotfix is now replaced by the update package for Communicator 2007 that is dated December 17, 2007.
For more information about the update package, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
943083 Description of the update for Communicator 2007: December 17, 2007
To use one of the hotfixes in this package, you do not have to make any changes to the registry.
This hotfix may not contain all the files that you must have to fully update a product to the latest build. This hotfix contains only the files that you must have to correct the issues that are listed in this article.
After the hotfix is installed, the global version of this hotfix has the file attributes, or a later version of the file attributes, that are listed in the following table:
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