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Kevin Joseph Fischer, Eric Fox, Eric A LeVine, Brian T Hill, Michael R Marcelais, Jeffrey Larsson: Method and system for recovering information during a program failure. Microsoft Corporation, Merchant & Gould, March 2, 2004: US06701454 (34 worldwide citation)

Method and system for recovering information from open files during a failure in a program module. Once a failure is detected in the program module, control passes to an exception handler that determines whether the open files have been modified. If so, the open files are verified and stored as reco ...


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Jayaram R Iyer, Gopal Parupudi, Mahmood G Qadir, Naveen R Karri, Anubhuti Manohar, Chi Kit Chan, Adil A Sherwani, Christine H Tran, Jason Minick, Kevin Joseph Fischer: Serviceability and configuration management. Microsoft Corporation, Microsoft Corporation, April 9, 2013: US08418140 (4 worldwide citation)

Many current computer software platforms support user customization and version upgradability. Unfortunately, upgrading a computer software platform may result in significant loss of user customization data. Additionally, it may be advantageous for users to export and import their customization data ...


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Jayaram R Iyer, Gopal Parupudi, Mahmood G Qadir, Naveen R Karri, Anubhuti Manohar, Chi Kit Chan, Adil A Sherwani, Christine H Tran, Jason Mimick, Kevin Joseph Fischer: Serviceability and configuration management. Microsft Corporation, Microsoft Corporation, November 25, 2010: US20100299653-A1

Many current computer software platforms support user customization and version upgradability. Unfortunately, upgrading a computer software platform may result in significant loss of user customization data. Additionally, it may be advantageous for users to export and import their customization data ...