Application Compatibility: MMCs Must Be Data Execution Protection (DEP) Aware

Feature Impact

Moderate

Brief Description

MMC.exe always runs with DEP (Data Execution Protection) enabled. Snap-ins must be DEP-aware. This feature cannot be turned off, and no compatibility mode exists.

Manifestation

Snap-ins that are not DEP-aware can cause a failure to load within Microsoft Management Console (MMC) or not work properly.

Remedies

This feature cannot be turned off, and no compatibility mode exists.

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