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    Managing Shims in an Enterprise

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    English
    Provides reusable guidance for reducing the cost of deployment for Windows 7 by accelerating the mitigation of blocking application compatibility issues—including understanding how shims work, when to consider applying shims, and how to manage the shims you do apply.
    • Version:

      May 2009

      File Name:

      Managing Shims in an Enterprise.doc

      Date Published:

      5/12/2009

      File Size:

      177 KB

        In this document, Chris Jackson, from the Microsoft Windows Application Experience SWAT Team, shares his experience and best practices working with large enterprise customers to address application compatibility issues by using shims and to manage an organization’s custom shim databases. This document provides reusable guidance for reducing the cost of deployment for Windows 7 by accelerating the mitigation of blocking application compatibility issues—including understanding how shims work, when to consider applying shims, and how to manage the shims you do apply.
    • Supported Operating System

      Windows 7

        Windows 7
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