Interface Table Contains WAN Interfaces Marked as LAN

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SYMPTOMS
In Windows NT and Windows 95/98, the Interface Type table contains WAN interfaces marked as LAN.
CAUSE
This behavior occurs because the RASARP/WANARP module adds the wrong value for the interface type in the IF_TABLE. It marks the WAN interface as LAN.
RESOLUTION
To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Windows NT 4.0. 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 the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article. This problem was first corrected in Windows NT 4.0 Service Pack 5.

Properties

Article ID: 226484 - Last Review: 10/20/2013 22:51:55 - Revision: 1.3

Microsoft Windows NT Server 4.0 Standard Edition, Microsoft Windows 98 Standard Edition, Microsoft Windows 95

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