An update is available that adds support for RemoteApp to Windows XP SP3 virtual machines on a Windows 7-based computer

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Introduction
This update adds support for RemoteApp to Windows XP Service Pack 3 (SP3)-based virtual machines that are running on a Windows 7-based computer. Therefore, after you install this update on the Windows XP SP3-based virtual machine, you can use Windows Virtual PC to run more Windows XP applications from a Windows 7-based computer.
RESOLUTION

Update information

Download information

The following file is available for download from the Microsoft Download Center:
DownloadDownload the Update 961742 package now.

For more information about how to download Microsoft support files, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
119591How to obtain Microsoft support files from online services
Microsoft scanned this file for viruses. Microsoft used the most current virus-detection software that was available on the date that the file was posted. The file is stored on security-enhanced servers that help prevent any unauthorized changes to the file.

Installation instructions

To apply this update, follow these steps:
  1. Install the update package on the virtual machine that is running Windows XP SP3.
  2. Restart the virtual machine.

Prerequisites

This update can be installed on virtual machines that are running Windows XP SP3.

Restart requirement

You must restart the virtual machine after you apply this update.

Update replacement information

This update does not replace any other updates.

File information

The English version of this 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 Zonetab in the Date and Timeitem in Control Panel.

Windows XP SP3, x86-based versions

File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatformSP requirement
Licdll.dll5.1.2600.5743423,93619-Aug-200916:28x86SP3
Winlogon.exe5.1.2600.5743509,44019-Aug-200916:28x86SP3
Dpcdll.dll5.1.2600.5743104,44819-Aug-200916:28x86SP3
Rdpinit.exe6.1.7600.16407159,23219-Aug-200916:28x86SP3
Rdpinit.exe.mui6.1.7029.02,04804-Feb-200904:35Not ApplicableSP3
Rdpshell.exe6.1.7600.16407244,73619-Aug-200916:28x86SP3
Rdpshell.exe.mui6.1.7029.02,04804-Feb-200904:35Not ApplicableSP3
Tsallow.mofNot Applicable12,23204-Feb-200904:35Not ApplicableSP3
Tspubwmi.dll6.1.7600.16407134,14419-Aug-200916:28x86SP3
Winlogonnotification.dll6.1.7600.1640745,05619-Aug-200916:28x86SP3
MORE INFORMATION
For more information about software update terminology, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
824684Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates
REFERENCES
For more information about a similar update for Windows Vista virtual machines, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
961741 An update is available that adds support for RemoteApp to Windows Vista virtual machines on a Windows 7-based computer
For more information about Windows Virtual PC, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
958559 Description of Windows Virtual PC
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Article ID: 961742 - Last Review: 10/22/2009 17:01:52 - Revision: 2.0

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