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IMPORTANT: This article contains information about modifying the registry. Before you modify the registry, make sure to back it up and make sure that you understand how to restore the registry if a problem occurs. For information about how to back up, restore, and edit the registry, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/256986/EN-US/ )Description of the Microsoft Windows Registry
The following events may be logged in the System log:
Warning: Netlogon Event 3051:
The registry or the information you just typed includes an illegal value for "DBFlag".
The registry or the information you just typed includes an illegal value for "SysVol".
Error: Netlogon Event 5706:
Netlogon could not create share c:\winnt\system32\repl\import\scripts. The following error occurred: The System could not find the path specified.
Error Netlogon Event 5706:
The Netlogon service could not create server share. The following error occurred:
The filename, directory name, or volume label syntax is incorrect.
These error messages can occur if entries under the following registry key on the domain controller are missing or incorrect:
WARNING: If you use Registry Editor incorrectly, you may cause serious problems that may require you to reinstall your operating system. Microsoft cannot guarantee that you can solve problems that result from using Registry Editor incorrectly. Use Registry Editor at your own risk.
To restore the Netlogon service to working order and prevent additional error messages:
For additional information, click the following article numbers to view the articles in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/245086/ )Netlogon Event 3051, with invalid registry entry in Event Viewer
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/247811/ )How domain controllers are located in Windows 2000