The Microsoft Message Queuing Migration Tool Deletes the MsmqServices Object

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When you run the Microsoft Message Queuing migration tool a second time, the tool may delete the MsmqServices object by mistake.


Service Pack Information

To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Microsoft Windows 2000. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
260910 How to Obtain the Latest Windows 2000 Service Pack

Hotfix Information

A supported fix is now available from Microsoft, but it is only intended to correct the problem that is described in this article. Apply it only to computers that are experiencing this specific problem. This fix may receive additional testing. Therefore, if you are not severely affected by this problem, Microsoft recommends that you wait for the next that contains this hotfix.

To resolve 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 site:;EN-US;CNTACTMS
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 typical 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 Control Panel.
   Date         Time   Version            Size    File name
   27-Aug-2002  22:55         280,336  Mq1repl.dll      
   27-Aug-2002  22:54          14,096  Mq1sync.exe      
   27-Aug-2002  22:54          74,832  Mqac.sys
   27-Aug-2002  22:55         215,312  Mqads.dll        
   27-Aug-2002  01:35          21,776  Mqbkup.exe       
   27-Aug-2002  22:55          76,560  Mqdscli.dll      
   27-Aug-2002  22:55          41,744  Mqdssrv.dll      
   27-Aug-2002  22:54          98,064  Mqmig.exe        
   27-Aug-2002  22:55         264,976  Mqmigrat.dll     
   27-Aug-2002  22:55         222,480  Mqoa.dll         
   27-Aug-2002  22:55           8,976  Mqperf.dll       
   27-Aug-2002  22:55         423,696  Mqqm.dll         
   27-Aug-2002  22:55         102,672  Mqrt.dll         
   27-Aug-2002  22:55          70,416  Mqsec.dll        
   27-Aug-2002  22:55          23,824  Mqupgrd.dll      
   27-Aug-2002  22:55         110,352  Mqutil.dll       
   12-Jul-2002  16:54          64,784  Msmq.cpl


Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article. This problem was first corrected in Microsoft Windows 2000 Service Pack 4.


Article ID: 328141 - Last Review: February 27, 2014 - Revision: 2.3
  • Microsoft Message Queuing 2.0
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