LANDesk Patch News Bulletin: Microsoft has Released KB969168 to Address an MS Agent Issue in Windows 7 18-APR-2011

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    • (April 18, 2011) Microsoft has released one non security update KB969168: Fixes a problem in which programs that use Microsoft Agent technologies do not work in Windows 7.


    Microsoft does not provide the official download URL for 969168, so please follow below steps to download the patch manually.


    Steps to download the patch:

    1. 1.     Go to;


         2. Click the "Show hotfixes for all platforms and languages " link to show all patches;


         3. Check English patches for 969168;


         4. Enter your email address under "Provide us with your e-mail address, type the characters you see in the picture, and then click Request hotfix.";


         5. You will receive an e-mail with the zip patch download URLs and the password for unzipping the zip patches;


         6. Download the zip patches;


         7. Unzip these files with the password in the above email and put them into the patch folder on the core that you store the patches in.



    New Vulnerabilities

    • Vulnerability ID – 969168


    Changed Vulnerabilities

    • Vulnerability ID – N/A


    New Patch Downloads

    • windows6.1-kb969168-x86.msu
    • windows6.1-kb969168-x64.msu


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