New KB articles December 22-28

Hi, Craig here. We are going to be posting the new KB articles that relate to Directory Services. Here are the ones published between Dec. 22-28. For the most part the articles will be for components that our group supports, but we'll also throw in ones that are related to networking, administration, or troubleshooting.

KB Title


Trace events in the log output are randomly lost on a Windows Vista-based computer that has the ETW trace log enabled


The Reg.exe utility in Windows Server 2003 unexpectedly returns the REG_SZ registry type for registry values in the REG_EXPAND_SZ type


The LsaLookupSids function may return the old user name instead of the new user name if the user name has changed on a domain controller


The object picker ignores all the characters after the opening parenthesis when you query a group name that begins with an opening parenthesis on a Windows XP-based client computer

- Craig Landis