Extended Characters are Displayed Incorrectly in Convlog.exe

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We strongly recommend that all users upgrade to Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS) version 6.0 running on Microsoft Windows Server 2003. IIS 6.0 significantly increases Web infrastructure security. For more information about IIS security-related topics, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
When you use the Convlog.exe command-line utility to convert your Webserver's log files to NCSA Common Log File format in a directory withextended characters, the extended characters are displayed incorrectly inConvlog.exe status messages returned to the display. There is also aproblem logging to extended character directories.
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

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.

Article ID: 196589 - Last Review: 10/26/2013 07:58:00 - Revision: 6.0

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