Microsoft KB Archive/927582

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Article ID: 927582

Article Last Modified on 11/15/2007


  • Microsoft Windows Embedded for Point of Service


The following collection of command-line tools is missing from the Microsoft Windows Embedded for Point of Service (WEPOS) operating system:

  • Attrib.exe
  • Cacls.exe
  • Help.exe
  • Sort.exe


Hotfix information

A supported hotfix is now available from Microsoft. However, this hotfix is intended to correct only the problem that this article describes. Apply this hotfix only to systems that are experiencing this specific problem.

To resolve this problem, submit a request to Microsoft Online Customer Services to obtain the hotfix. To submit an online request to obtain the hotfix, visit the following Microsoft Web site:

Note If additional issues occur or any troubleshooting is required, you might have to create a separate service request. The usual support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for this specific hotfix. To create a separate service request, visit the following Microsoft Web site:


You must have Windows Embedded for Point of Service installed before you apply this hotfix.

Restart requirement

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

Hotfix replacement information

This hotfix does not replace any other hotfixes.

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.

File name File version File size Date Time SP requirement
Attrib.exe 5.1.2600.3026 12,288 03-Nov-2006 10:24 SP2
Cacls.exe 5.1.2600.3026 19,968 03-Nov-2006 10:34 SP2
Help.exe 5.1.2600.3026 15,872 03-Nov-2006 10:24 SP2 5.1.2600.3026 16,896 03-Nov-2006 10:25 SP2
Sort.exe 5.1.2600.3026 24,576 03-Nov-2006 10:25 SP2 5.1.2600.3026 12,800 03-Nov-2006 10:25 SP2


Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.


Standard command-line tools work whether the Local Management Tools Component is installed on a WEPOS installation. However, other generally used command-line tools are also installed together with the Local Management Tools Component.

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

Additional query words: WEPOS Point of Service Command Line Tools

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