NWConv Cannot Migrate 2-Character NetWare Server

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SYMPTOMS
When you start the Migration Tool for NetWare (Nwconv.exe), selectthe NetWare and Windows NT Servers to do the migration, and then selectFile Options, the Source Files and Destination are blank.
CAUSE
The Migration Tool for NetWare cannot migrate a NetWare server with a 2-character name.
RESOLUTION
To work around this problem, rename the NetWare server to a name withthree or more characters, perform the migration, and then change the nameback if necessary.To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Windows NT 4.0. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in theMicrosoft Knowledge Base:
152734 How to Obtain the Latest Windows NT 4.0 Service Pack

STATUS
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in Windows NT version 4.0. This problem was corrected in Windows NT version 4.0 Service Pack 5. This problem occurs in Windows NT version 4.0 Service Pack 6a.
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Article ID: 162401 - Last Review: 01/07/2015 06:27:30 - Revision: 1.2

  • Microsoft Windows NT Server 3.51
  • Microsoft Windows NT Server 4.0 Standard Edition
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