Microsoft KB Archive/930573

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Article ID: 930573

Article Last Modified on 11/15/2007


  • Microsoft Visual SourceSafe 2005 Standard Edition


When you generate a report in the Show History dialog box of a project, Microsoft Visual SourceSafe 2005 may stop responding. This problem occurs when you click to select the following check boxes in the Report dialog box in Visual SourceSafe Solution Explorer:

  • Include Differences
  • Include Details


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 Microsoft Visual SourceSafe 2005 installed to apply this hotfix.

Restart requirement

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

Hotfix replacement information

This hotfix replaces the following update:

  • The original release version of Visual SourceSafe 2005 (build 8.0.50727.42)

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
Analyze.exe 8.0.50727.787 247,048 06-Jan-2007 06:49 x86
Ddconv.exe 8.0.50727.787 102,664 06-Jan-2007 06:48 x86
Ddupd.exe 8.0.50727.787 103,176 06-Jan-2007 06:48 x86
Microsoft.visualstudio.sourcesafe.inter.dll 8.0.50727.787 49,152 06-Jan-2007 00:22 x86
Microsoft.visualstudio.sourcesafe.interop.dll 8.0.50727.787 49,152 06-Jan-2007 00:22 x86
Mkss.exe 8.0.50727.787 39,680 06-Jan-2007 06:47 x86
Msdiff.dll 8.0.50727.787 468,480 06-Jan-2007 03:02 x86
Remotevssscc.dll 8.0.50727.787 335,872 06-Jan-2007 03:04 x86
Ss.exe 8.0.50727.787 415,488 06-Jan-2007 06:49 x86
Ssadmin.exe 8.0.50727.787 133,384 06-Jan-2007 06:48 x86
Ssapi.dll 8.0.50727.787 501,248 06-Jan-2007 03:01 x86
Ssarc.exe 8.0.50727.787 359,176 06-Jan-2007 06:49 x86
Ssexp.exe 8.0.50727.787 138,504 06-Jan-2007 06:48 x86
Ssgui.dll 8.0.50727.787 1,252,864 06-Jan-2007 03:02 x86
Ssrestor.exe 8.0.50727.787 347,400 06-Jan-2007 06:49 x86
Ssscc.dll 8.0.50727.787 1,264,640 06-Jan-2007 04:33 x86
Ssservice.exe 8.0.50727.787 326,416 06-Jan-2007 06:49 x86
Ssxx.dll 8.0.50727.787 2,560 06-Jan-2007 03:01 x86
Vsswebservice.dll 8.0.50727.787 45,056 06-Jan-2007 03:03 x86


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


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


For more information about problems that you may experience when you generate reports to show the history in Visual SourceSafe 2005, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

925275 FIX: When you generate a report to show the history of a source file, Visual SourceSafe 2005 may stop responding

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