Microsoft KB Archive/174873
Article ID: 174873
Article Last Modified on 2/24/2004
- Microsoft Visual SourceSafe 5.0 Standard Edition
This article was previously published under Q174873
The following errors may occur multiple times with long pauses in between when you try to open a project:
Additionally, you may see similar messages if you are currently connected to a source code controlled project and you lose network connectivity.
Install the Visual Studio 97 Service Pack 3.
NOTE: Installing Visual Studio 97 Service Pack 3 will not prevent lost network connectivity; it only changes how the SourceSafe integration deals with it.
Microsoft has confirmed this to be a bug in the Microsoft products listed at the beginning of this article. This bug has been fixed in Visual Studio 97 Service Pack 3.
For more information, please see the following article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
170365 INFO: Visual Studio 97 Service Packs - What, Where, and Why
Additional query words: hanging invalid handle
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