FIX: DCOM Bindings Are Not Updated When Dialing ISP

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When a Distributed Component Object Model (DCOM) client connects to a DCOM server, the bindings may not contain the correct IP address if the server is on an Internet service Provider (ISP).


DCOM is not notified of IP address changes, so it always returns the bindings it obtains at boot time.


To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Windows 2000. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
260910 How to Obtain the Latest Windows 2000 Service Pack
The English version of this fix should have the following file attributes or later:
   Date      Time   Version        Size       File name
   8/16/00   5:31p  5.0.2195.2103  183,056    Rpcss.dll
   08/16/00  5:29p  2000.2.3458.0  165,648    Catsrv.dll
   08/16/00  5:29p  2000.2.3458.0  563,984    Catsrvut.dll
   08/16/00  5:29p  2000.2.3458.0  94,992     Clbcatex.dll
   08/16/00  5:29p  2000.2.3458.0  508,176    Clbcatq.dll
   08/16/00  5:29p  2000.2.3458.0  1,393,424  Comsvcs.dll
   08/16/00  5:30p  2000.2.3458.0  234,256    Es.dll
   08/16/00  5:29p  2000.2.3458.0  640,784    Msdtcprx.dll
   08/16/00  5:29p  2000.2.3458.0  1,120,528  Msdtctm.dll
   08/16/00  5:30p  2000.2.3458.0  52,496     Mtxclu.dll
   08/16/00  5:29p  2000.2.3458.0  23,824     Mtxdm.dll
   08/16/00  5:30p  2000.2.3458.0  104,208    Mtxoci.dll
   07/13/00  8:22p  5.0.2195.2103  937,232    Ole32.dll
   08/16/00  5:29p  2000.2.3458.0  382,224    Txfaux.dll


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 2000 Service Pack 2.


Article ID: 269242 - Last Review: October 20, 2013 - Revision: 3.3
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Server
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional Edition
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