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Net Logon Dynamic DNS Registration Functionality Changes After Installing Windows 2000 SP1
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(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/256986/EN-US/ )Description of the Microsoft Windows Registry
After you install Window 2000 Service Pack 1 (SP1), when you use the Net Logon service, the dynamic Domain Name System (DNS) registration functionality may not work as expected.
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Dynamic DNS updates for the Net Logon service may not function as expected if you use one or both of the following settings:
After you install the service pack, if you want Windows 2000 to function as it did before you installed the service pack, follow these steps:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/246804/EN-US/ )How to Enable/Disable Windows 2000 Dynamic DNS Registrations