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NTVDM May Stop Responding After Quitting 16-Bit Programs
Article ID: 230784
This article was previously published under Q230784
After you apply Windows NT 4.0 Service Pack 4 to your computer running Windows NT 4.0, 16-bit programs (such as Edit.com) may stop responding (hang) when you close them.
This problem is caused by a stack corruption because of an uninitialized variable.
Windows NT Server or Workstation 4.0To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Windows NT 4.0 or the individual software update. For information on obtaining the latest service pack, please go to:
Windows NT Server 4.0, Terminal Server EditionTo resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for 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
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 NT Server version 4.0, Terminal Server Edition Service Pack 6.