PIN-protected printing option always shows when you print a document within a Windows Store application in Windows

This article describes an issue that occurs when you print a document within a Windows Store application in Windows 8.1, Windows RT 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows RT, or Windows Server 2012. An update rollup and a hotfix are available to resolve this issue. The hotfix has a prerequisite.

Symptoms

This issue occurs regardless of whether or not the printer supports the personal identification number (PIN)-protected printing feature.

Resolution

To resolve this issue, we have released an update and a hotfix for Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012.

The update rollup fixes many other issues in addition to the issue that the hotfix fixes. We recommend that you use the update rollup. The update rollup is larger than the hotfix. Therefore, the update rollup takes longer to download.

Get the update rollup for Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, or Windows Server 2012To resolve this issue, install the update rollup that is dated December 2014.


Get the hotfix for Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, or Windows Server 2012 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:

http://support.microsoft.com/contactus/?ws=supportNote 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.

PrerequisitesTo apply this update, you must have update 2919355 installed in Windows 8.1 or Windows Server 2012 R2.

Registry informationTo use the hotfix in this package, you do not have to make any changes to the registry.

Restart requirementYou may have to restart the computer after you apply this hotfix.

Hotfix replacement informationThis hotfix does not replace a previously released hotfix.

More Information

The global version of this hotfix installs files that have the attributes that are listed in the following tables. The dates and the times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). The dates and the times for these files on your local computer are displayed in your local time together with your current daylight saving time (DST) bias. Additionally, the dates and the times may change when you perform certain operations on the files.

Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2 file information and notes

Important Windows 8.1 hotfixes and Windows Server 2012 R2 hotfixes are included in the same packages. However, hotfixes on the Hotfix Request page are listed under both operating systems. To request the hotfix package that applies to one or both operating systems, select the hotfix that is listed under "Windows 8.1/Windows Server 2012 R2" on the page. Always refer to the "Applies To" section in articles to determine the actual operating system that each hotfix applies to.

The MANIFEST files (.manifest) and the MUM files (.mum) that are installed for each environment are listed separately in the "Additional file information" section. MUM, MANIFEST, and the associated security catalog (.cat) files, are very important to maintain the state of the updated components. The security catalog files, for which the attributes are not listed, are signed with a Microsoft digital signature.

For all supported x86-based versions of Windows 8.1

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Platform

Printconfig.dll

0.3.9600.17480

2,472,960

04-Nov-2014

05:58

x86

Unishare-pipelineconfig.xml

Not applicable

53

27-Aug-2014

23:31

Not applicable

Unishare.gpd

Not applicable

3,360

27-Aug-2014

23:31

Not applicable

For all supported x64-based versions of Windows 8.1 and of Windows Server 2012 R2

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Platform

Printconfig.dll

0.3.9600.17480

2,987,520

04-Nov-2014

07:48

x64

Unishare-pipelineconfig.xml

Not applicable

53

01-Oct-2014

23:33

Not applicable

Unishare.gpd

Not applicable

3,360

01-Oct-2014

23:33

Not applicable

Printconfig.dll

0.3.9600.17480

2,472,960

04-Nov-2014

05:58

x86

Unishare-pipelineconfig.xml

Not applicable

53

27-Aug-2014

23:31

Not applicable

Unishare.gpd

Not applicable

3,360

27-Aug-2014

23:31

Not applicable

For Windows RT 8.1

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Platform

Printconfig.dll

0.3.9600.17480

2,347,008

04-Nov-2014

04:13

Not applicable

Unishare-pipelineconfig.xml

Not applicable

53

27-Aug-2014

23:29

Not applicable

Unishare.gpd

Not applicable

3,360

27-Aug-2014

23:29

Not applicable

Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012 file information and notes

Important Windows 8 hotfixes and Windows Server 2012 hotfixes are included in the same packages. However, hotfixes on the Hotfix Request page are listed under both operating systems. To request the hotfix package that applies to one or both operating systems, select the hotfix that is listed under "Windows 8/Windows Server 2012" on the page. Always refer to the "Applies To" section in articles to determine the actual operating system that each hotfix applies to.

The MANIFEST files (.manifest) and the MUM files (.mum) that are installed for each environment are listed separately in the "Additional file information" section. MUM, MANIFEST, and the associated security catalog (.cat) files, are very important to maintain the state of the updated components. The security catalog files, for which the attributes are not listed, are signed with a Microsoft digital signature.

For all supported x86-based versions of Windows 8

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Platform

Printconfig.dll

0.3.9200.17170

2,207,744

06-Nov-2014

05:35

x86

Unishare-pipelineconfig.xml

Not applicable

53

06-Jul-2012

19:49

Not applicable

Unishare.gpd

Not applicable

3,360

06-Jul-2012

19:49

Not applicable

Printconfig.dll

0.3.9200.21283

2,207,744

04-Nov-2014

23:58

x86

Unishare-pipelineconfig.xml

Not applicable

53

06-Jul-2012

20:07

Not applicable

Unishare.gpd

Not applicable

3,360

06-Jul-2012

20:07

Not applicable

Unishare-manifest.ini

Not applicable

154

06-Jul-2012

19:49

Not applicable

Unishare-pipelineconfig.xml

Not applicable

53

06-Jul-2012

19:49

Not applicable

Unishare.gpd

Not applicable

3,360

06-Jul-2012

19:49

Not applicable

Unishare-manifest.ini

Not applicable

154

06-Jul-2012

20:07

Not applicable

Unishare-pipelineconfig.xml

Not applicable

53

06-Jul-2012

20:07

Not applicable

Unishare.gpd

Not applicable

3,360

06-Jul-2012

20:07

Not applicable

For all supported x64-based versions of Windows 8 and of Windows Server 2012

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Platform

Printconfig.dll

0.3.9200.17170

2,676,736

06-Nov-2014

07:09

x64

Unishare-pipelineconfig.xml

Not applicable

53

06-Jul-2012

20:32

Not applicable

Unishare.gpd

Not applicable

3,360

06-Jul-2012

20:32

Not applicable

Printconfig.dll

0.3.9200.21283

2,676,736

05-Nov-2014

01:45

x64

Unishare-pipelineconfig.xml

Not applicable

53

06-Jul-2012

20:10

Not applicable

Unishare.gpd

Not applicable

3,360

06-Jul-2012

20:10

Not applicable

Unishare-manifest.ini

Not applicable

154

06-Jul-2012

20:32

Not applicable

Unishare-pipelineconfig.xml

Not applicable

53

06-Jul-2012

20:32

Not applicable

Unishare.gpd

Not applicable

3,360

06-Jul-2012

20:32

Not applicable

Unishare-manifest.ini

Not applicable

154

06-Jul-2012

20:10

Not applicable

Unishare-pipelineconfig.xml

Not applicable

53

06-Jul-2012

20:10

Not applicable

Unishare.gpd

Not applicable

3,360

06-Jul-2012

20:10

Not applicable

Printconfig.dll

0.3.9200.17170

2,207,744

06-Nov-2014

05:35

x86

Unishare-pipelineconfig.xml

Not applicable

53

06-Jul-2012

19:49

Not applicable

Unishare.gpd

Not applicable

3,360

06-Jul-2012

19:49

Not applicable

Printconfig.dll

0.3.9200.21283

2,207,744

04-Nov-2014

23:58

x86

Unishare-pipelineconfig.xml

Not applicable

53

06-Jul-2012

20:07

Not applicable

Unishare.gpd

Not applicable

3,360

06-Jul-2012

20:07

Not applicable

For Windows RT

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Platform

Printconfig.dll

0.3.9200.17170

2,164,224

06-Nov-2014

04:36

Not applicable

Unishare-pipelineconfig.xml

Not applicable

53

06-Jul-2012

20:30

Not applicable

Unishare.gpd

Not applicable

3,360

06-Jul-2012

20:30

Not applicable

Unishare-manifest.ini

Not applicable

154

06-Jul-2012

20:30

Not applicable

Unishare-pipelineconfig.xml

Not applicable

53

06-Jul-2012

20:30

Not applicable

Unishare.gpd

Not applicable

3,360

06-Jul-2012

20:30

Not applicable

Additional file information

Additional file information for Windows 8.1 and for Windows Server 2012 R2

Additional files for all supported x86-based versions of Windows 8.1

File property

Value

File name

X86_prnms003.inf_31bf3856ad364e35_6.3.9600.17480_none_e76b271bef7d4c46.manifest

File version

Not applicable

File size

4,139

Date (UTC)

04-Nov-2014

Time (UTC)

20:05

Platform

Not applicable

Additional files for all supported x64-based versions of Windows 8.1 and of Windows Server 2012 R2

File property

Value

File name

Amd64_prnms003.inf_31bf3856ad364e35_6.3.9600.17480_none_4389c29fa7dabd7c.manifest

File version

Not applicable

File size

4,149

Date (UTC)

04-Nov-2014

Time (UTC)

20:03

Platform

Not applicable

File name

X86_prnms003.inf_31bf3856ad364e35_6.3.9600.17480_none_e76b271bef7d4c46.manifest

File version

Not applicable

File size

4,139

Date (UTC)

04-Nov-2014

Time (UTC)

20:03

Platform

Not applicable

Additional files for Windows RT 8.1

File property

Value

File name

Arm_prnms003.inf_31bf3856ad364e35_6.3.9600.17480_none_e76d9973ef7a6b0c.manifest

File version

Not applicable

File size

4,133

Date (UTC)

04-Nov-2014

Time (UTC)

20:05

Platform

Not applicable

Additional file information for Windows 8 and for Windows Server 2012

Additional files for all supported x86-based versions of Windows 8

File property

Value

File name

X86_prnms003.inf_31bf3856ad364e35_6.2.9200.17170_none_4f8138afa5426863.manifest

File version

Not applicable

File size

4,136

Date (UTC)

06-Nov-2014

Time (UTC)

06:04

Platform

Not applicable

File name

X86_prnms003.inf_31bf3856ad364e35_6.2.9200.21285_none_50050700be63a2d1.manifest

File version

Not applicable

File size

4,136

Date (UTC)

05-Nov-2014

Time (UTC)

00:27

Platform

Not applicable

File name

X86_prnms004.inf_31bf3856ad364e35_6.2.9200.17170_none_500a4ae4be60a4cc.manifest

File version

Not applicable

File size

4,142

Date (UTC)

06-Nov-2014

Time (UTC)

06:04

Platform

Not applicable

File name

X86_prnms004.inf_31bf3856ad364e35_6.2.9200.21285_none_508e1935d781df3a.manifest

File version

Not applicable

File size

4,142

Date (UTC)

05-Nov-2014

Time (UTC)

00:27

Platform

Not applicable

Additional files for all supported x64-based versions of Windows 8 and of Windows Server 2012

File property

Value

File name

Amd64_prnms003.inf_31bf3856ad364e35_6.2.9200.17170_none_ab9fd4335d9fd999.manifest

File version

Not applicable

File size

4,146

Date (UTC)

06-Nov-2014

Time (UTC)

07:49

Platform

Not applicable

File name

Amd64_prnms003.inf_31bf3856ad364e35_6.2.9200.21285_none_ac23a28476c11407.manifest

File version

Not applicable

File size

4,146

Date (UTC)

05-Nov-2014

Time (UTC)

02:21

Platform

Not applicable

File name

Amd64_prnms004.inf_31bf3856ad364e35_6.2.9200.17170_none_ac28e66876be1602.manifest

File version

Not applicable

File size

4,152

Date (UTC)

06-Nov-2014

Time (UTC)

07:49

Platform

Not applicable

File name

Amd64_prnms004.inf_31bf3856ad364e35_6.2.9200.21285_none_acacb4b98fdf5070.manifest

File version

Not applicable

File size

4,152

Date (UTC)

05-Nov-2014

Time (UTC)

02:21

Platform

Not applicable

File name

X86_prnms003.inf_31bf3856ad364e35_6.2.9200.17170_none_4f8138afa5426863.manifest

File version

Not applicable

File size

4,136

Date (UTC)

06-Nov-2014

Time (UTC)

06:04

Platform

Not applicable

File name

X86_prnms003.inf_31bf3856ad364e35_6.2.9200.21285_none_50050700be63a2d1.manifest

File version

Not applicable

File size

4,136

Date (UTC)

05-Nov-2014

Time (UTC)

00:27

Platform

Not applicable

Additional files for Windows RT

File property

Value

File name

Arm_prnms003.inf_31bf3856ad364e35_6.2.9200.17170_none_4f83ab07a53f8729.manifest

File version

Not applicable

File size

4,130

Date (UTC)

06-Nov-2014

Time (UTC)

07:12

Platform

Not applicable

File name

Arm_prnms004.inf_31bf3856ad364e35_6.2.9200.17170_none_500cbd3cbe5dc392.manifest

File version

Not applicable

File size

4,136

Date (UTC)

06-Nov-2014

Time (UTC)

07:12

Platform

Not applicable


Status

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

References

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