Cannot Log On to NetWare 5 Directory Services Tree Using CSNW

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SYMPTOMS
When you attempt to log on to a Novell NetWare 5 Directory Services (NDS)tree in any context using Microsoft Client Services for NetWare (CSNW) or Gateway Services for NetWare (GSNW), you may receive the following error message:

You cannot be authenticated on tree (context) due to the following reason: The network path was not found.
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.
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Article ID: 196695 - Last Review: 10/11/2013 15:54:26 - Revision: 2.1

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