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When you attempt to create a virtual directory in the Microsoft CommercialInternet System (MCIS) Administrator program, the following error messagemay be displayed after you specify the virtual directory name:
The system can not find the path specified.
Normally, you are prompted to specify the location of the virtualdirectory after you specify the virtual directory name.
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
NOTE: The fix that is needed to resolve this problem if you are runningMicrosoft Commercial Internet System 2.0 on a DEC Alpha computer ismissingfrom the Windows NT 4.0 Service Pack 4 CD-ROM. For information about howtoobtain the fix, please see the following article in the MicrosoftKnowledgeBase:
ARTICLE-ID: 197514 TITLE: Msmtpsnp.dll File Is Missing From Windows NT 4.0 SP4 CD-ROM
Microsoft has confirmed this to be a problem in Microsoft CommercialInternet System version 2.0. 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.