A wireless connection is reported incorrectly as a wired connection in a QoE report incorrectly when you make an Office Communications 2007 R2 call in Windows XP

SYMPTOMS
On a computer that is running Windows XP Service Pack 2 (SP2) or Windows XP Service Pack 3 (SP3), you make a call in Microsoft Office Communicator 2007 R2 by using a wireless connection. However, the wireless connection is reported incorrectly in the Quality of Experience (QoE) report as a wired connection.
CAUSE
This issue occurs because neither Windows XP SP2 nor Windows XP SP3 supports the IF_TYPE_IEEE80211 wireless network interface type.

For more information about IF_TYPE_IEEE80211, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
RESOLUTION
To resolve this issue, apply the following update:
976135 Description of the Communicator 2007 R2 cumulative update: January 2010


Note On a computer that is running Windows XP SP2, you have to install a wireless LAN API after you apply the update. For more information about how to do this, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
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Article ID: 978715 - Last Review: 01/15/2010 07:19:54 - Revision: 1.1

Microsoft Office Communicator 2007 R2

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