Disk Error Pop-Up Causes Cluster Service to Stop

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When you run the Cluster service on a computer running Microsoft Windows NT Server 4.0, a pop-up error message similar to the following may be displayed:
Clussvc: Corrupt file or Disk.
When this error message appears, both nodes in the cluster may stop responding (hang).

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:

Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in Windows NT 4.0. This problem was first corrected in Windows NT 4.0 Service Pack 5.

Article ID: 219309 - Last Review: 11/02/2013 23:49:00 - Revision: 5.0

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