TechNet Webcast: Mitigating Application Issues Using Shims (Level 400)
Source: Microsoft Tips
The presenter of this webcast explores many of the compatibility issues that the Windows team has experienced at customer sites in the context of what can be fixed without updating the application, and how to fix it. The Windows Application Compatibility Infrastructure (Shim Infrastructure) is a powerful tool for resolving compatibility issues and unblocking Windows Vista operating system deployments. But understanding where and how to leverage and configure shims can be daunting until one learns some of the tricks and subtleties, many of which are exposed in this webcast.