An update is available that will help improve the performance and reliability of Windows Vista Service Pack 1 (SP1) and of Windows Server 2008. “This update resolves issues that may affect some Windows Vista SP1-based or Windows Server 2008-based computers. These issues have been reported by customers who use the Error Reporting service or Microsoft Customer Support Services. This update improves the performance, stability, and reliability of Windows Vista SP1 and of Windows Server 2008 in various scenarios,” Microsoft informed.
If you are not sure whether you have Windows Vista SP1 installed, see the “How do I find out whether I have Windows Vista SP1 installed?” section.
To install the correct version of this update, you must know whether your Windows Vista SP1-based or Windows Server 2008-based platform type is 32-bit or 64-bit. If you are not sure which platform type is installed, see the “How do I find out whether I'm running a 32-bit or 64-bit version of Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008?” section.
If you do have Windows Vista SP1 or Windows Server 2008 installed, and you know whether your platform is 32-bit or 64-bit, you can download the update by clicking one of the following links.
- Windows Vista, 32-bit versions
- Windows Vista, 64-bit versions
- Windows Server 2008, 32-bit versions
- Windows Server 2008, 64-bit versions
- Windows Server 2008, Itanium-based versions