Windows Management Issues

Applies To: Windows 7, Windows Vista

There are several known Windows management issues addressed by the Compatibility Administrator through compatibility fixes and compatibility modes.

Fix Name Symptom Fix Description


An unexpected dialog box appears.

Modifies the IShellLink::Resolve function so it never displays a user interface, even if the SLR_NO_UI flag is set in the parameters.


You must press ALT+TAB to view a dialog box.

Enables dialog boxes for applications written for older versions of Windows to become active if another application is active.

See Also


Known Compatibility Fixes, Compatibility Modes, and AppHelp Messages
Internet Explorer Compatibility Test Tool