Microsoft Management Console has stopped working


When trying to open the "Task Scheduler" console or the "Windows Server Backup" console, it crashes and you get the following error message:
"Microsoft Management Console has stopped working"

When clicking the "View problem details" button, you see the following error message (or a similar message):

Stopped working

Problem signature:
Problem Event Name: APPCRASH
Application Name: mmc.exe
Application Version: 6.0.6002.18005
Application Timestamp: 49e02760
Fault Module Name: mscorwks.dll
Fault Module Version: 2.0.50727.5653
Fault Module Timestamp: 4d54a59c
Exception Code: c0000005
Exception Offset: 00000000001d9e19
OS Version: 6.0.6002.
Locale ID: 1037


Uninstall the following security update:
Security Update for Microsoft Windows (KB2449742)

Affected software:

Microsoft Windows 2008 R2


Comment #1 from Lele [Username: Guest] at 07/07/2011 13:12
You’ve got it in one. Couldn’t have put it beettr.
Comment #2 from daddy [Username: Guest] at 25/03/2012 17:33
does this seriously work? This just happened recently to me earlier this month and I don't this security update caused any problems.
Comment #3 from Richard [Username: Guest] at 18/10/2012 02:12
My Laptop says the Microsoft Management Console has stopped working and also UpdateTask.exe has stopped working.
What can I do to solve this problem?

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