Forward Slash (/) Incorrectly Rejected by IAS Profile Tab

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The Internet Authentication Service Properties profile tab allowsadministrators to add vendor-specific attributes. When you try to add theAscend-Data-Filter attribute, you are prompted for the attribute value.The correct value should look like the following:
ip in forward dstip
However, when you type the forward slash (/), the system beeps and willnot allow you to enter this character.
The attribute Abinary format is incorrectly prohibiting the forward slashcharacter.

Windows NT Server or Workstation 4.0

To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Windows NT 4.0 or the individual software update. For information on obtaining the latest service pack, please go to:
For information on obtaining the individual software update, contact Microsoft Product Support Services. For a complete list of Microsoft Product Support Services phone numbers and information on support costs, please go to the following address on the World Wide Web:

Windows NT Server 4.0, Terminal Server Edition

To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for 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
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article. This problem was first corrected in Windows NT Server version 4.0, Terminal Server Edition Service Pack 6.
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Article ID: 194956 - Last Review: 11/02/2013 18:07:00 - Revision: 4.0

  • Microsoft Windows NT Server 4.0 Standard Edition
  • Microsoft Commercial Internet System 2.0
  • Microsoft Windows NT Workstation 4.0 Developer Edition
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