Setting LogonMethod to Batch Causes "Parameter is Incorrect"

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Symptoms
After using ADSUTIL to set the LogonMethod to Batch, requests for a Webpage cause the following error message:
Parameter is Incorrect.
Resolution
To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Windows NT 4.0 or Windows NT Server 4.0, Terminal Server Edition. 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 this to be a problem in Internet InformationServer version 4.0. This problem was first corrected in Windows NT 4.0 Service Pack 4.0 and Windows NT Server 4.0, Terminal Server Edition Service Pack 4.
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Article ID: 190015 - Last Review: 10/26/2013 13:20:00 - Revision: 5.0

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