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User Manager crashes when users are members of many global groups

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When you view the properties of users that belong to 1,000 or more global groups in a Windows NT domain, User Manager may generate an Access Violation error message. An Access Violation error message may also be generated for users that were members of less than 1,000 global groups.
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: 229293 - Last Review: 11/02/2013 23:21:00 - Revision: 4.0

Microsoft Windows NT Workstation 4.0 Developer Edition, Microsoft Windows NT Server 4.0 Standard Edition

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