Introduction

An update rollup is available for Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) for the Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5. This rollup replaces some WPF hotfixes and fixes a setup issue. For a complete list of the Microsoft Knowledge Base (KB) articles and hotfixes that will be replaced by the newer updates for each OS platform on which WPF for the .NET Framework 3.5 is supported, see the "Hotfix replacement information" section. 

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Hotfix information


A supported hotfix is now available from Microsoft. However, it is intended to correct only the problem that this article describes. Apply it only to systems that are experiencing this specific problem.

To resolve this problem, contact Microsoft Customer Support Services to obtain the hotfix. For a complete list of Microsoft Customer Support Services telephone numbers and information about support costs, visit the following Microsoft website:

http://support.microsoft.com/contactus/?ws=supportNote In special cases, charges that are ordinarily incurred for support calls may be canceled if a Microsoft Support Professional determines that a specific update will resolve your problem. The usual support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for the specific update in question.

Prerequisites

To apply this hotfix, you must have the .NET Framework 3.5 Service Pack 1 (SP1) installed.

Note If you are running Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 R2, you already have this requirement preinstalled.

Restart requirement

You do not have to restart the computer after you apply this hotfix if the affected files are not being used during the installation process. 

Hotfix replacement information

This update rollup will replace the following previously released hotfix packages:

977643
The Presentationhost.exe process that is associated with an XBAP application incorrectly remains in memory

979562
A NullReferenceException exception occurs when a TextBox control in a WPF-based application receives the focus in the .NET Framework 3.5

980138
FIX: A .NET Framework 3.5 SP1-based WPF application throws a System.ArgumentException exception on a computer that uses a multi-touch screen

980251
FIX: A memory leak occurs in a .NET Framework 3.5 SP1-based Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) application that uses the ResourceDictionary class and the MergedDictionaries property to manage resources

980294
Characters in the Barcode font are printed in the Wingdings font in an XPS document that is created by using the .NET Framework 3.0

981116
An XPS printer is very slow to print graphics in Vista SP2 and in Windows Server 2008 SP2

981107
A hotfix is available that resolves some memory leak issues for WPF in the .NET Framework 3.0 SP2

974286
FIX: A WPF application that is based on the .NET Framework 3.5 SP1 crashes and a System.ExecutionEngineException exception is thrown when you select and drag text in a text box control that is in the application

2486856
FIX: A .NET Framework 3.0-based WPF application may crash when you tap a menu item on a shortcut menu

2537599
FIX: Textual elements may appear blank when you run an XBAP that targets the .NET Framework 3.0 or the .NET Framework 3.5 if the .NET Framework 4 is installed

2425534
FIX: The contents of layered windows for a WPF-based application do not appear after Windows resumes from sleep or hibernation or several issues when you render graphics in the .NET Framework 3.5 SP1

977182
FIX: A .NET Framework 3.5-based WPF application behaves unpredictably or crashes when a HwndHost control or a WindowsFormsHost control is removed from the visual tree and tries to make a call on a message window

967634
FIX: You may experience several issues when you render graphics by using Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) in a .NET Framework 3.5 SP1-based application


File information

The global version of this hotfix 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.

For all supported x86-based versions of Windows 2000, of Windows Server 2003, and of Windows XP

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Platform

wpfgfx_v0300.dll

3.0.6920.5795

1,738,008

16-Feb-12

9:08

x86

PenIMC.dll

3.0.6920.5795

68,872

16-Feb-12

8:59

x86

PresentationCore.dll

3.0.6920.5795

4,218,880

16-Feb-12

9:08

x86

PresentationFramework.dll

3.0.6920.5795

5,283,840

16-Feb-12

9:03

x86

PresentationHostDLL.dll

3.0.6920.5795

131,360

16-Feb-12

9:08

x86

ReachFramework.dll

3.0.6920.5795

532,480

16-Feb-12

9:08

x86

System.Printing.dll

3.0.6920.5795

368,640

16-Feb-12

9:08

x86

WindowsBase.dll

3.0.6920.5795

1,253,376

16-Feb-12

9:08

x86

For all supported x64-based versions of Windows 2000, of Windows Server 2003, and of Windows XP

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Platform

wpfgfx_v0300.dll

3.0.6920.5795

2,256,152

16-Feb-12

8:31

x64

PenIMC.dll

3.0.6920.5795

85,768

16-Feb-12

8:20

x64

PresentationCore.dll

3.0.6920.5795

3,999,232

16-Feb-12

8:31

x64

PresentationFramework.dll

3.0.6920.5795

4,640,768

16-Feb-12

8:27

x64

PresentationHostDLL.dll

3.0.6920.5795

172,320

16-Feb-12

8:31

x64

ReachFramework.dll

3.0.6920.5795

532,480

16-Feb-12

8:31

x64

System.Printing.dll

3.0.6920.5795

357,888

16-Feb-12

8:31

x64

WindowsBase.dll

3.0.6920.5795

1,114,112

16-Feb-12

8:31

x64

For all supported x86-based versions of Windows Vista Service Pack 2 (SP2) and of Windows Server 2008 Service Pack 2 (SP2)

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Platform

reachframework.dll

3.0.6920.5790

532480

16-Feb-12

10:58

x86

windowsbase.dll

3.0.6920.5790

1253376

16-Feb-12

10:58

x86

presentationcore.dll

3.0.6920.5790

4218880

16-Feb-12

10:58

x86

presentationfontcache.exe.config

3.0.6920.5790

161

16-Feb-12

11:37

x86

wpfgfx_v0300.dll

3.0.6920.5790

1738008

16-Feb-12

10:58

x86

system.printing.dll

3.0.6920.5790

368640

16-Feb-12

10:58

x86

penimc.dll

3.0.6920.5790

68872

16-Feb-12

10:58

x86

presentationframework.dll

3.0.6920.5790

5283840

16-Feb-12

10:58

x86

presentationhostdll.dll

3.0.6920.5790

131360

16-Feb-12

10:58

x86

For all supported x64-based versions of Windows Vista Service Pack 2 (SP2) and of Windows Server 2008 Service Pack 2 (SP2)

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Platform

Presentationcore.dll

3.0.6920.5790

3999232

16-Feb-12

10:57

x64

presentationfontcache.exe.config

3.0.6920.5790

161

16-Feb-12

15:13

x64

Wpfgfx_v0300.dll

3.0.6920.5790

2256152

16-Feb-12

10:57

x64

system.printing.dll

3.0.6920.5790

357888

16-Feb-12

10:57

x64

penimc.dll

3.0.6920.5790

85768

16-Feb-12

10:57

x64

presentationframework.dll

3.0.6920.5790

4640768

16-Feb-12

10:57

x64

presentationhostdll.dll

3.0.6920.5790

172320

16-Feb-12

10:57

x64

ReachFramework.dll

3.0.6920.5790

532480

16-Feb-12

10:57

x64

windowsbase.dll

3.0.6920.5790

1253376

16-Feb-12

10:57

x64


For all supported x86-based versions of Windows 7

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Platform

presentationcore.dll

3.0.6920.5790

4218880

18-Feb-12

23:31

x86

presentationfontcache.exe.config

3.0.6920.5790

161

18-Feb-12

21:14

x86

wpfgfx_v0300.dll

3.0.6920.5790

1738008

18-Feb-12

23:31

x86

system.printing.dll

3.0.6920.5790

368640

18-Feb-12

23:31

x86

penimc.dll

3.0.6920.5790

68872

18-Feb-12

23:31

x86

presentationframework.dll

3.0.6920.5790

5283840

18-Feb-12

23:31

x86

presentationhostdll.dll

3.0.6920.5790

131360

18-Feb-12

23:31

x86

reachframework.dll

3.0.6920.5790

532480

18-Feb-12

23:31

x86

For all supported x64-based versions of Windows 7 and of Windows Server 2008 R2

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Platform

presentationcore.dll

3.0.6920.5790

3999232

18-Feb-12

23:30

x64

presentationfontcache.exe.config

3.0.6920.5790

161

18-Feb-12

23:30

x64

wpfgfx_v0300.dll

3.0.6920.5790

2256152

18-Feb-12

23:30

x64

system.printing.dll

3.0.6920.5790

357888

18-Feb-12

23:30

x64

penimc.dll

3.0.6920.5790

85768

18-Feb-12

23:30

x64

presentationframework.dll

3.0.6920.5790

4640768

18-Feb-12

23:30

x64

presentationhostdll.dll

3.0.6920.5790

172320

18-Feb-12

23:30

x64

reachframework.dll

3.0.6920.5790

532480

18-Feb-12

23:30

x64

windowsbase.dll

3.0.6920.5790

1114112

18-Feb-12

23:30

x64

For all supported x86-based versions of Windows 7 Service Pack (SP1)

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Platform

presentationcore.dll

3.0.6920.5790

4218880

20-Feb-12

23:33

x86

presentationfontcache.exe.config

3.0.6920.5790

161

20-Feb-12

21:14

x86

wpfgfx_v0300.dll

3.0.6920.5790

1738008

20-Feb-12

23:33

x86

system.printing.dll

3.0.6920.5790

368640

20-Feb-12

23:33

x86

penimc.dll

3.0.6920.5790

68872

20-Feb-12

23:33

x86

presentationframework.dll

3.0.6920.5790

5283840

20-Feb-12

23:33

x86

presentationhostdll.dll

3.0.6920.5790

131360

20-Feb-12

23:33

x86

windowsbase.dll

3.0.6920.5790

1253376

20-Feb-12

23:33

x86

For all supported x64-based versions of Windows 7 Service Pack (SP1) and of Windows Server 2008 R2 Service Pack (SP1)

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Platform

presentationcore.dll

3.0.6920.5790

3999232

20-Feb-12

23:32

x64

presentationfontcache.exe.config

3.0.6920.5790

161

20-Feb-12

20:30

x64

wpfgfx_v0300.dll

3.0.6920.5790

2256152

20-Feb-12

23:32

x64

system.printing.dll

3.0.6920.5790

357888

20-Feb-12

23:32

x64

penimc.dll

3.0.6920.5790

85768

20-Feb-12

23:32

x64

presentationframework.dll

3.0.6920.5790

4640768

20-Feb-12

23:32

x64

presentationhostdll.dll

3.0.6920.5790

172320

20-Feb-12

23:32

x64

windowsbase.dll

3.0.6920.5790

1114112

20-Feb-12

23:32

x64

presentationcore.dll

3.0.6920.5790

3999232

20-Feb-12

23:32

x64

presentationfontcache.exe.config

3.0.6920.5790

161

20-Feb-12

23:32

x64

wpfgfx_v0300.dll

3.0.6920.5790

2256152

20-Feb-12

23:32

x64


Status

Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.

References

For more information about WPF, visit the following MSDN website:

General information about WPF

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