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The Microsoft Message Queuing (also known as MSMQ) 2.0 replication service may not automatically start when the service is running on Microsoft Windows 2000 Server, and there are no event log entries or other indications that the service has not started. When you try to start the Message Queuing replication service later, the Message Queuing replication service works normally.
This problem may occur when many legacy site controllers exist. During initalization, the replication service makes many calls to the Active Directory service, and these calls may take a long time. Because the service control manager incorrectly interprets this behavior as an unsuccessful attempt to start the Message Queuing replication service, the service control manager shuts down the Message Queuing replication service.
Hotfix InformationA 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 2000 Service Pack 5 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:
http://support.microsoft.com/contactus/?ws=supportNote 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.
PrerequisitesThis hotfix requires that Windows 2000 Service Pack 4 be currently installed before you apply the hotfix.
Restart requirementYou must restart your computer after you apply this hotfix.
Hotfix replacement informationThis hotfix does not replace any other hotfixes.
The English version of this hotfix 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 -------------------------------------------------------------- 02-Jan-2004 17:20 126.96.36.1992 291,088 Mq1repl.dll 22-Dec-2003 19:26 188.8.131.521 14,096 Mq1sync.exe 02-Oct-2003 18:21 184.108.40.2065 76,016 Mqac.sys 02-Jan-2004 17:20 220.127.116.111 217,360 Mqads.dll 20-Sep-2003 16:23 18.104.22.1681 25,360 Mqbkup.exe 02-Jan-2004 17:20 22.214.171.1245 76,560 Mqdscli.dll 02-Jan-2004 17:20 126.96.36.1993 42,256 Mqdssrv.dll 22-Dec-2003 19:26 188.8.131.521 98,064 Mqmig.exe 02-Jan-2004 17:20 184.108.40.2061 266,512 Mqmigrat.dll 02-Jan-2004 17:20 220.127.116.117 222,480 Mqoa.dll 02-Jan-2004 17:20 18.104.22.1684 10,000 Mqperf.dll 02-Jan-2004 17:20 22.214.171.1240 434,960 Mqqm.dll 02-Jan-2004 17:20 126.96.36.1998 102,672 Mqrt.dll 02-Jan-2004 17:20 188.8.131.526 70,928 Mqsec.dll 02-Jan-2004 17:20 184.108.40.2063 400,656 Mqsnap.dll 02-Jan-2004 17:20 220.127.116.112 23,824 Mqupgrd.dll 02-Jan-2004 17:20 18.104.22.1681 110,864 Mqutil.dll 02-Jan-2004 17:20 22.214.171.1248 64,784 Msmq.cpl
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a bug in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.