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When the Netlogon service starts or the service is under load, the following event may be logged to the Event Log:
Event Type: Error Event Source: NETLOGON Event Category: None Event ID: 5719 Date: 9/28/2001 Time: 4:12:55 PM User: N/A Computer: Server Description: No Windows NT or Windows 2000 Domain Controller is available for domain <domain name>. The following error occurred: There are currently no logon servers available to service the logon request. Data: 0000: c000005e
One possible cause of this error is that you have run out of buffer space in the NetBT datagram buffer.
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To resolve this problem, increase the MaxDgramBuffering value from 128 KB to 256 KB:
MaxDgramBuffering DetailsKey: NetBT\Parameters
Value Type: REG_DWORD - Count of bytes
Valid Range: 0 - 0xFFFFFFFF
Default: 0x20000 (128 KB)
Description: This parameter specifies the maximum amount of memory that NetBT will dynamically allocate for all outstanding datagram send commands. After this limit is reached, further send commands will fail due to insufficient resources.
For additional information on other possible causes of this error, click the article numbers below to view the articles in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/259883/EN-US/ )Upgrading Windows NT 4.0 Domain Controller with FAT File System Does Not Install Active Directory
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/269119/EN-US/ )Logging on to a Domain Does Not Work from a Windows 2000-Based RAS Client
For additional information, click the article number below to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/217023/EN-US/ )Event ID 5701 Starting Netlogon on Domain Controller
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