Client Hangs Accessing Remote Downlevel LAN Manager Server

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Under certain circumstances, your Windows NT client stops responding (hangs) when performing disk operations from the command prompt on a remote downlevel LAN Manager server (using Server Message Block (SMB) protocol 1.0).


Microsoft has confirmed this to be a problem in Windows NT Workstation and Windows NT Server version 3.5. This problem was corrected in the latest U.S. Service Pack for Windows NT version 3.5. For information on obtaining the Service Pack, query on the following word in the Microsoft Knowledge Base (without the spaces):

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Article ID: 123083 - Last Review: November 1, 2006 - Revision: 4.1
  • Microsoft Windows NT Workstation 3.5
  • Microsoft Windows NT Server 3.5
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