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If you try to search a folder on a NetWare-based (or compatible) network for files and folders by using Windows Explorer from a Windows 2000-based computer, a delay of from 20 to 30 seconds may occur.
This problem may occur when Windows Explorer tries to open the remote registry to determine if the computer supports indexing to make a quicker search. The function that performs this operation takes a long time to time out.
To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Windows 2000. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
260910The English version of this fix should have the following file attributes or later:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/260910/EN-US/ )How to Obtain the Latest Windows 2000 Service Pack
Date Time Version Size File name ------------------------------------------------------- 23-Feb-2002 13:49 5.0.2195.4966 1,424,144 Query.dll
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article. This problem was first corrected in Windows 2000 Service Pack 3.
For additional information about how to obtain a hotfix for Windows 2000 Datacenter Server, click the article number below to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
265173For additional information about how to install multiple hotfixes with only one reboot, click the article number below to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/265173/EN-US/ )The Datacenter Program and Windows 2000 Datacenter Server Product
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/296861/EN-US/ )Use QChain.exe to Install Multiple Hotfixes with One Reboot
Article ID: 316874 - Last Review: October 24, 2013 - Revision: 3.3