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2003 Active Directory Problem With Win 98

Posted on 2004-08-25
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Hello, Experts

I have Windows 2003 Active Directory, all connected Windows 2000 clients are fine but Windows 98 clients keep getting their accounts locked...?

Any Ideas...?

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Hmm maybe this will help you...

How to enable Windows 98/ME/NT clients to logon to Windows 2003 based Domains
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;555038
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From microsoft:

"Most companies have legacy operating system like - Windows 98, that give them backward compatibility for legacy applications.The default settings of Windows 2003 domains prohibit the logon of these clients, to overcome this limitation, a change of behavior is needed. "

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Hello, Yan_west.

The users of the 98 machines log on ok but then get thrown off.  Is your link addressing the solution to this exact problem, i.e.  The 98 machines can already log on ok..?

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Hmm not really, but did you follow the steps in this document to allow your users to log in? If it'S not done this way, it could give you these kind of problems..
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