XFOR: Access Violation Occurs When Sending Message Through SMTP Service

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Symptoms
If you attempt to send a Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP) message to a long list of recipients through the SMTP service, an access violation may occur.
Cause
The recipients list in the To field is longer than 316 characters.
Resolution
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:
Status
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in Microsoft Commercial Internet System version 2.0. This problem was first corrected in Windows NT version 4.0 Service Pack 5.
Properties

Article ID: 219839 - Last Review: 11/02/2013 22:51:00 - Revision: 3.0

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