Add Workstation Fails with RestrictAnonymous

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SYMPTOMS
An error occurs when the Remoteboot service attempts to update the AccessControl List (ACL) on new workstations in the Rpl files\Workstations folder.The service appears to be attempting an anonymous user connection to thePDC (Primary Domain Controller) to enumerate the SID (Security Identifier) for the Remote Boot workstation account to applyto the directory and fails because of the Restrict Anonymous setting. Thefollowing error message appears:

The following error occurred updating the file permissions for
workstation <xxxx>.
Windows NT error 0xc0000022
CAUSE
The machine account is created correctly using a valid account but, whileaccessing the ACL, it uses a null user name.
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 that this is a problem in Windows NT 4.0 and Windows NT Server 4.0, Terminal Server Edition. 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.
MORE INFORMATION
This only fails when the Remoteboot manager is run on a BDC or a memberserver.
Properties

Article ID: 192126 - Last Review: 10/10/2013 20:50:07 - Revision: 2.1

  • Microsoft Windows NT Server 4.0, Terminal Server Edition
  • Microsoft Windows NT Server 4.0 Standard Edition
  • Microsoft Windows NT Server 4.0 Enterprise Edition
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