The private data of the DEVMODE data structure may be corrupted when you use raw mode to print a document in a 32-bit application on a computer that is running a 64-bit version of Windows

Symptoms

You have a 32-bit application that is running on one of the following Microsoft Windows operating systems:

  • A 64-bit version of Microsoft Windows Server 2003

  • A 64-bit version of Windows Vista

  • A 64-bit version of Windows XP



The application uses the ResetDC function to modify the DEVMODE data structure. When you use raw mode to print a document in the application, the private data of the DEVMODE data structure may be corrupted.

Resolution

Service pack information

To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Windows Vista. For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

935791 How to obtain the latest Windows Vista service pack

Update information

The following files are available for download from the Microsoft Download Center:

Update for Windows XP x64 Edition (KB930627)

Download Download the 930627 package now.

Update for Windows Server 2003 for Itanium-based Systems (KB930627)

Download Download the 930627 package now.

Update for Windows Server 2003 x64 Edition (KB930627)

Download Download the 930627 package now.

Update for Windows Vista for x64-based Systems (KB930627)

Download Download the 930627 package now.

Release Date: June 26, 2007

For more information about how to download Microsoft support files, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

119591 How to obtain Microsoft support files from online services
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Hotfix information

Prerequisites

No prerequisites are required.

Restart requirement

You do not have to restart your computer after you apply this hotfix.

Hotfix replacement information


This hotfix does not replace any other previously released hotfixes.

Registry information


To use one of the hotfixes in this package, you do not have to make any changes to the registry.

File information

The English 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.

Windows Server 2003 with Service Pack 1, x64 version

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Platform

SP requirement

Service branch

Gdi32.dll

5.2.3790.2919

617,472

18-Apr-2007

06:52

x64

SP1

Not applicable

Wgdi32.dll

5.2.3790.2919

287,744

18-Apr-2007

06:52

x86

SP1

WOW

Windows Server 2003 with Service Pack 2, x64 version

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Platform

SP requirement

Service branch

Gdi32.dll

5.2.3790.4063

619,520

18-Apr-2007

07:01

x64

SP2

Not applicable

Wgdi32.dll

5.2.3790.4063

290,816

18-Apr-2007

07:01

x86

SP2

WOW

Windows Server 2003 with Service Pack 1, Itanium-based versions

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Platform

SP requirement

Service branch

Gdi32.dll

5.2.3790.2919

908,800

18-Apr-2007

06:52

IA-64

SP1

Not applicable

Wgdi32.dll

5.2.3790.2919

287,744

18-Apr-2007

06:52

x86

SP1

WOW

Windows Server 2003 with Service Pack 2, Itanium-based versions

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Platform

SP requirement

Service branch

Gdi32.dll

5.2.3790.4063

913,408

18-Apr-2007

07:00

IA-64

SP2

Not applicable

Wgdi32.dll

5.2.3790.4063

290,816

18-Apr-2007

07:00

x86

SP2

WOW

Windows Vista, 64-bit version

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Platform

Gdi32.dll

6.0.6000.20591

378,368

04-May-2007

03:53

x64


Note If you are running a 64-bit version of Windows XP, use the Windows Server 2003-based hotfix to resolve this issue. Windows Server 2003 and Windows XP share the same binaries.

Status

Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section. This problem was first corrected in Windows Vista Service Pack 1.

More Information

For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

824684 Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates

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