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Dell Microsoft SIS Update for Storage Server 2008, v.KB972885, A00

This update resolves potential data loss issues with the SIS driver’s read filter when enabling and using the SIS-Limited role on Windows Server 2008. The update only applies if a SIS-enabled volume is transported from a Windows Storage Server system by using a backup and restore operation or by physically moving the disk and volume.

Fixes & Enhancements

This update resolves potential data loss issues with the SIS driver’s read filter when enabling and using the SIS-Limited role on Windows Server 2008. The update only applies if a SIS-enabled volume is transported from a Windows Storage Server system by using a backup and restore operation or by physically moving the disk and volume.

Version

Version KB972885, A00

Release date

25 Oct 2010

Last Updated

03 Nov 2011

Importance

Recommended

Available formats

File Format:Hard-Drive
File Name:WSS2k8_SIS_Update_x64_KB972885_A00.msu
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 277KB
Format DescriptionThis file format consists of an archive of files that may be decompressed to a directory on the hard drive. The installation can then be done from that directory.
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MD5:
4b25eb192f9524b23887825b25961468
SHA1:
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SHA-256:
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Supported Operating Systems

MS Windows 2008 x64

Installation instructions

Custom Instructions for WSS2k8_SIS_Update_x64_KB972885_A00.msu:

1. Download WSS2k8_SIS_Update_x64_KB972885_A00.msu.
2. Double click WSS2k8_SIS_Update_x64_KB972885_A00.msu to run.
3. Follow instructions to install the patch.
4. Done!

Important Information

Requires:
- Windows Storage Server 2008 Standard/Enterprise 64-bit
- Microsoft Single-Instance Storage enabled
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Dell recommends applying this update during your next scheduled update cycle. The update contains feature enhancements or changes that will help keep your system software current and compatible with other system modules (firmware, BIOS, drivers and software).