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When a Macintosh user adds, deletes, or changes a comment on a file located on a computer running Windows NT Server 4.0 and running Services For Macintosh, the date and time stamps on the file are changed as viewed by both Macintosh and PC users. This is not correct behavior in a Macintosh environment. In this case, altering a comment does not constitute a change to a file.
Services for Macintosh relies on NTFS, which is a different operation than HFS uses by the Macintosh computer. Any change to a file will cause the date and time stamps to be altered.
To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Windows NT 4.0 or Windows NT Server 4.0, Terminal Server Edition. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/152734/EN-US/ )How to Obtain the Latest Windows NT 4.0 Service Pack
For your convenience, the English version of this post-SP3 hotfix has been posted to the following Internet location. However, Microsoft recommends that you install Windows NT 4.0 Service Pack 4 to correct this problem.
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in Windows NT 4.0 and Windows NT Server 4.0, Terminal Server Edition. This problem was first corrected in Windows NT 4.0 Service Pack 4.0 and Windows NT Server 4.0, Terminal Server Edition Service Pack 4.
For more information, please see the following articles in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
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TITLE : Macintosh Clients See Files on WinNT Server Constantly Moving
TITLE : STOP:0x0000001E with STATUS_INSUFFICIENT_RESOURCES in Sfmsrv.sys
TITLE : SFM Fails to Accept Associations with Two-Character Extensions
TITLE : SFM: File Date and Time Stamp Change with Get Info
TITLE : SFM: Disconnect Macintosh Clients before Dismounting Volume
TITLE : SFM Rebuilds Indexes upon Restarting of Windows NT