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When you view files and folders on a computer running both Windows NT Server 4.0 and Services for Macintosh from a Macintosh OS 8.0 client, you may see files and folders constantly shifting, similar to what is seen when Cleanup is selected from the Macintosh View menu. Users may also see duplicate files in the same folder.
Macintosh OS 8.0 Finder has changed in functionality regarding the AppleShare client and Finder. Finder now attempts to set the initialization bit option in the file's resource fork. Failure to set this bit causes the constant shifting of the files. Due to changes in how Macintosh clients cache a remote directory list, you may see similar symptoms for reasons other than this issue.
Windows NT 4.0To 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.
Windows NT Advanced Server version 3.1 and Windows NT Server versions 3.5, 3.51To resolve this problem, upgrade to Windows NT 4.0 and apply the hotfix.
Windows NT 4.0Microsoft 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.
Windows NT Advanced Server version 3.1 and Windows NT Server versions 3.5, 3.51Microsoft has confirmed this to be a problem in Windows NT Advanced Server version 3.1 and Windows NT Server versions 3.5 and 3.51.
For more information, please see the following articles in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
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TITLE : Commenting Macintosh File Changes Date and Time Stamp
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
Article ID: 178364 - Last Review: February 24, 2014 - Revision: 2.3
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