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When you attempt to open or save a domain-based Distributed File System (DFS) share, you may experience the following problems:
This problem can occur if you do not use the fully-qualified DNS name for the Windows 2000 Active Directory in either the Open or Save As dialog box.
To resolve this problem, use the fully-qualified DNS name of the server hosting the DFS share, for example:
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section. This issue has been addressed by a hotfix. For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
294687Also, this issue also occurs in Office XP and a hotfix is being developed for that version.
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/294687/ )You receive an error message when you open from or save to a domain Dfs in Office 2000