IIS Faults on Startup if IWAM_ account's Password Exceeds 14 Characters

Article translations Article translations
Article ID: 296720 - View products that this article applies to.
This article was previously published under Q296720
This article has been archived. It is offered "as is" and will no longer be updated.
Expand all | Collapse all

SYMPTOMS

When you set an IWAM_ account password to one that exceeds 14 characters in length, IISAdmin may fault on startup.

RESOLUTION

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

STATUS

Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in Microsoft Windows 2000. This problem was first corrected in Windows 2000 Service Pack 2.

Properties

Article ID: 296720 - Last Review: October 23, 2013 - Revision: 3.3
APPLIES TO
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Service Pack 1
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Service Pack 1
  • Microsoft Internet Information Services 5.0
Keywords: 
kbnosurvey kbarchive kbbug kbfix KB296720

Give Feedback

 

Contact us for more help

Contact us for more help
Connect with Answer Desk for expert help.
Get more support from smallbusiness.support.microsoft.com