You cannot open Sharman Networks Kazaa version 2.52 in Windows XP with Service Pack 2

Discussion in 'Windows Desktop Systems' started by rik, Sep 3, 2004.

  1. rik

    rik OSNN Addict

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    New MS KB Article #878485 to cover this.

    http://www.kbalertz.com/kb_878485.aspx

    SYMPTOMS
    You may not be able to start version 2.52 of the Sharman Networks Kazaa program on a computer that is running Microsoft Windows XP with Service Pack 2 (SP2). However, the Kazaa program icon may appear in the notification area. Additionally, if you move the pointer over the Kazaa program icon in the notification area, the icon may disappear.

    RESOLUTION
    To resolve this issue, contact Sharman Networks for information about updates and new versions that may be available for the Kazaa program. For more information about Sharman Networks products and support services, visit the following Sharman Networks Web site:
    http://www.sharmannetworks.com/

    Microsoft provides third-party contact information to help you find technical support. This contact information may change without notice. Microsoft does not guarantee the accuracy of this third-party contact information.
    MORE INFORMATION
    The third-party products that this article discusses are manufactured by companies that are independent of Microsoft. Microsoft makes no warranty, implied or otherwise, regarding the performance or reliability of these products.
     
  2. Electronic Punk

    Electronic Punk Administrator Staff Member Political User Folding Team

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    I imagine they would tell you to install 2.7 anyway
     
  3. Kush

    Kush High On Life!

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    i dont know why the hell u would want to install kazaa anyways, thats what kazaa lite ressurection is for!
     
  4. Mainframeguy

    Mainframeguy Debiant by way of Ubuntu Folding Team

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    FYI just checked Kazaalite works fine under SP2 here, although I have modified TCPIP.SYS and did have to allow it through the firewall.
     
  5. Kush

    Kush High On Life!

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    i bet kazaa media desktop doesnt work cuz it comes with cydoor, which now microsoft protects against after installing sp2. but thats just a guess