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Microsoft KB Archive/927810

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The Taiwan option is no longer available in the "Country/region" list after you install update 893756 on a computer that is running the "Traditional Chinese for Hong Kong" version of Windows XP

Article ID: 927810

Article Last Modified on 11/14/2006


  • Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
  • Microsoft Windows XP Professional


Consider the following scenario. You use the Windows OEM Preinstallation Kit (OPK) to install the Traditional Chinese for Hong Kong version of Microsoft Windows XP. Then, you install update 893756. In this scenario, the Taiwan option is no longer available in the Country/region list in the modem properties dialog box. For more information about update 893756, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

893756 MS05-040: Vulnerability in Telephony service could allow remote code execution


Hotfix information

A supported hotfix is now available from Microsoft, but it is only intended to correct the problem that is described in this article. Only apply it to systems that are experiencing this specific problem. This hotfix may receive additional testing. Therefore, if you are not severely affected by this problem, we recommend that you wait for the next Windows XP service pack that contains this hotfix.

To resolve this problem immediately, contact Microsoft Product Support Services to obtain the hotfix. For a complete list of Microsoft Product Support Services telephone numbers and information about support costs, visit the following Microsoft Web site:

Note In special cases, charges that are ordinarily incurred for support calls may be canceled if a Microsoft Support Professional determines that a specific update will resolve your problem. The usual support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for the specific update in question.

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 Platform
Tapisrv.dll 5.1.2600.3026 249,344 03-Nov-2006 14:02 x86


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


For more information about how hotfix packages are named, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

816915 New file naming schema for Microsoft Windows software update packages

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

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