funtion may cause an access violation in client applications that
to enumerate instances of SQL Server. These applications include
- SQL Server Enterprise Manager
- DTS Designer
- SQL Server Service Manager
This indicates that the problem may occur only when the
option is turned on.
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 Microsoft Data
Access Components sevice pack that contains this hotfix.
this problem immediately, contact Microsoft Product Support Services to obtain
the fix. For a complete list of Microsoft Product Support Services phone
numbers and information about support costs, visit the following Microsoft Web
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.
The English version of this fix has the file attributes (or later)
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 tool in
Date Time Version Size File name
30-Jan-2003 23:11 2000.81.9031.26 24,576 Odbcbcp.dll
30-Jan-2003 23:10 2000.81.9031.26 385,024 Sqlsrv32.dll
01-Feb-2003 01:01 4.71.1015.0 311,520 814064_mdac27_x86.exe
Do not turn on the Hide Server
Microsoft SQL Server 2000. Note
Microsoft recommends that you never use the Hide
option in Microsoft SQL Server 2000 SP3.
To turn off
the Hide Server
option, follow these steps:
- Start Server Network Utility.
- Click the instance that you want to hide.
- Click TCP/IP from the list of enabled
- Click Properties.
- Click to clear the Hide Server check box,
and then click OK.
has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed
at the beginning of this article.