Network Monitor Incorrectly Filters MAC Address

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SYMPTOMS
When you set a capture filter in Network Monitor to capture only frames that are sent to the the active monitor address on a Token Ring network,you may also see frames that are sent to the broadcast address in the resultant capture.
CAUSE
The macro that compares the MAC addresses contains an error.
RESOLUTION
To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Windows 2000. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in theMicrosoft Knowledge Base:
260910 How to Obtain the Latest Windows 2000 Service Pack
The English version of this fix should have the following file attributes or later:
   Date        Time    Version         Size    File name   -----------------------------------------------------   06/02/2000  05:33p  5.00.2195.2096  37,456  Nmnt.sys				

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 2000 Service Pack 2.
MORE INFORMATION
For additional information about how to install Windows 2000 and Windows 2000 hotfixes at the same time, click the article number below to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
249149 Installing Microsoft Windows 2000 and Windows 2000 Hotfixes
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Article ID: 264716 - Last Review: 10/20/2013 21:33:02 - Revision: 3.3

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  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional Edition
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