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After you install Microsoft Windows 2000 Service Pack 4 (SP4) on your domain controller, random 1168 errors that are similar to the following may be logged in the Directory Services event log:
Event ID: 1168
Hotfix InformationA supported hotfix is available from Microsoft. However, this hotfix is intended to correct only the problem that is described in this article. Apply this hotfix only to systems that are experiencing this specific problem.
If the hotfix is available for download, there is a "Hotfix download available" section at the top of this Knowledge Base article. If this section does not appear, submit a request to Microsoft Customer Service and Support to obtain the hotfix.
Note If additional issues occur or if any troubleshooting is required, you might have to create a separate service request. The usual support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for this specific hotfix. For a complete list of Microsoft Customer Service and Support telephone numbers or to create a separate service request, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
http://support.microsoft.com/contactus/?ws=supportNote The "Hotfix download available" form displays the languages for which the hotfix is available. If you do not see your language, it is because a hotfix is not available for that language.
PrerequisitesNo prerequisites are required.
Restart RequirementYou must restart your computer after you apply this hotfix.
Hotfix Replacement InformationThis hotfix does not replace any other hotfixes.
File InformationThe English version of this hotfix has the file attributes (or later) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in coordinated universal time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time tool in Control Panel.
Date Time Version Size File name ---------------------------------------------------------- 21-Aug-2003 18:37 5.0.2195.6748 124,688 Adsldp.dll 21-Aug-2003 18:37 5.0.2195.6748 132,368 Adsldpc.dll 21-Aug-2003 18:37 5.0.2195.6748 63,760 Adsmsext.dll 21-Aug-2003 18:37 5.0.2195.6800 381,712 Advapi32.dll 21-Aug-2003 18:37 5.0.2195.6753 69,392 Browser.dll 21-Aug-2003 18:37 5.0.2195.6680 134,928 Dnsapi.dll 21-Aug-2003 18:37 5.0.2195.6780 96,528 Dnsrslvr.dll 21-Aug-2003 18:37 5.0.2195.6753 47,376 Eventlog.dll 21-Aug-2003 18:37 5.0.2195.6759 148,240 Kdcsvc.dll 18-Jun-2003 15:43 5.0.2195.6758 205,072 Kerberos.dll 01-Aug-2003 15:40 5.0.2195.6797 509,712 Lsasrv.dll 17-Jul-2003 21:13 5.0.2195.6786 109,840 Msv1_0.dll 21-Aug-2003 18:37 5.0.2195.6601 311,568 Netapi32.dll 21-Aug-2003 18:37 5.0.2195.6791 361,232 Netlogon.dll 21-Aug-2003 18:37 5.0.2195.6810 931,600 Ntdsa.dll 21-Aug-2003 18:37 5.0.2195.6742 392,464 Samsrv.dll 21-Aug-2003 18:37 5.0.2195.6737 131,344 Scecli.dll 21-Aug-2003 18:37 5.0.2195.6737 306,448 Scesrv.dll 14-Aug-2003 16:58 5.0.2195.6801 5,232,128 Sp3res.dll 21-Aug-2003 18:37 5.0.2195.6601 51,472 W32time.dll 21-Aug-2003 18:37 5.0.2195.6741 126,224 Wldap32.dll 01-Aug-2003 15:40 5.0.2195.6797 33,552 Lsass.exe 16-Aug-2002 11:32 5.0.2195.6601 57,104 W32tm.exe 26-Mar-2003 19:37 5.0.2195.6695 71,888 Ksecdd.sys
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article.
For additional information about how hotfix packages are named, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
816915This problem occurs because Active Directory database object validation code is misfiring on some valid objects. This code was added in Windows 2000 SP4 to detect and to fix parentless objects.
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/816915/ )New Naming Schema for Microsoft Windows Hotfix Packages
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