Hotfix information

A hotfix is available for this issue. To get this hotfix, click Hotfix Download Available.

How to apply the hotfix

  1. Back up the Microsoft.VirtualManager.UI.HardwareProperties.resources.dll file. You'll find this file in the %VMMINSTALLPATH%\bin\<Language> Virtual Machine Manager installation directory.

  2. Stop the Virtual Machine Manager Administrator Console.

  3. Extract the correct architecture and language version of Microsoft.VirtualManager.UI.HardwareProperties.resources.dll from the hotfix package, and then replace the file in the %VMMINSTALLPATH%\bin\<Language> directory.

  4. Restart the Virtual Machine Manager Administrator Console.

Additional hotfix information

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

If the hotfix is available for download, there is a "Hotfix Download Available" section at the top of this Knowledge Base article. If this section does not appear, submit a request to Microsoft Customer Service and Support to obtain the hotfix.

Note If additional issues occur or if any troubleshooting is required, you might have to create a separate service request. The usual support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for this specific hotfix. For a complete list of Microsoft Customer Service and Support telephone numbers or to create a separate service request, visit the following Microsoft website: The "Hotfix Download Available" form displays the languages for which the hotfix is available. If you do not see your language, it is because a hotfix is not available for that language.


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

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