MS08-052: Description of the security update for GDI+ for Visual Studio 2005 Service Pack 1: September 9, 2008
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Microsoft has released security bulletin MS08-052. To view the complete security bulletin, visit one of the following Microsoft Web sites:
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- IT professionals:
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Known issues with this security updateFor more information about issues that may occur when you install this security update together with Microsoft Visual Studio 2005, click the following article number to view the article 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 installedTo install this security update, you must have at least Windows Installer 3.1 or higher installed on the computer. To obtain the latest version of Windows Installer for the computer, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
Command-line switches for this security updateYou can find information about the various command-line switches that are supported by this security update in security bulletin MS08-052 and on the following Microsoft Developer Network (MSDN) Web site:
Update removal informationTo remove this security update, use the Add or Remove Programs item in Control Panel.
File informationThe English (United States) version of this security 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.
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Article ID: 947738 - Last Review: 05/08/2012 16:26:00 - Revision: 6.0
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