4.1 HotFix Rollup 1 (HFRU1)


Welcome one and all to a great 2008! I am sure its going to be an exciting year  (because they always are!)


And to kick it off lets answer that question....after I posted  about the MSI utility I had a lot of people asking where is Hotfix Rollup 1!? Hotfix Rollup 1 can now be found at http://support.microsoft.com/kb/938497 


SoftGrid 4.1 SP1 Hotfix Rollup Package 1

This cumulative update for SoftGrid v4.1 SP1 provides the latest updates to SoftGrid v4.1 SP1. In addition to stability improvements, this update contains the following changes:

•Improvements to package upgrade when importing upgraded sequencings into the SoftGrid Server Management Console Snap-in.

•Improvements to package downgrade operation.

•Improvements to nonpaged pool usage when sequencing large applications.

•Improvements to sequencing of applications that use both Microsoft .NET Framework 1.1 and Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0.

•Improvements to command-line parameter handling of virtualized child processes.


New capabilities

SoftGrid 4.1 SP1 Hotfix Rollup Package 1 also provides the following new capabilities:

•Microsoft SoftGrid now provides support for the MSI Utility for Microsoft Application Virtualization.

•Microsoft SoftGrid now supports SoftGrid Server components running under WOW64 on 64-bit Windows.


Download locations

SoftGrid for Windows Desktops (
http://download.microsoft.com/download/d/6/d/d6dd54bd-2c9f-41ba-8fd7-4b8b03d5c12f/SoftGrid_wd_setup_4.1.2.21.exe (http://download.microsoft.com/download/d/6/d/d6dd54bd-2c9f-41ba-8fd7-4b8b03d5c12f/softgrid_wd_setup_4.1.2.21.exe)

SoftGrid for Terminal Services (
http://download.microsoft.com/download/f/3/d/f3deb4c3-f484-4bf7-ae49-c9f8a010b594/SoftGrid_ts_setup_4.1.2.21.exe (http://download.microsoft.com/download/f/3/d/f3deb4c3-f484-4bf7-ae49-c9f8a010b594/softgrid_ts_setup_4.1.2.21.exe)

SoftGrid Server (
http://download.microsoft.com/download/9/9/4/994b08d3-7f01-4696-994d-a67f2e0bdf33/SoftGrid_server_setup_4.1.2.20.exe (http://download.microsoft.com/download/9/9/4/994b08d3-7f01-4696-994d-a67f2e0bdf33/softgrid_server_setup_4.1.2.20.exe)

SoftGrid Sequencer (


There should be an update soon for the 4.2 release! I will let all you MDOPpers know when that's out to the great wide world!!!

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