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When you send a message that is addressed to an Exchange 2000 Network News Transfer Protocol (NNTP) folder by using SMTP, NNTP news readers (such as Outlook Express) cannot view the post. However, clients that gain access to Exchange 2000 by using Messaging Application Programming Interface (MAPI), or through Outlook Web Access can view and read the post.
The NNTP service was unable to add this article during SMTP delivery because it lacked a necessary internal property.
To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Microsoft Exchange 2000 Server. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in theMicrosoft Knowledge Base:
301378 XGEN: How to Obtain the Latest Exchange 2000 Server Service Pack
The English version of this fix should have the following file attributes or later:
NOTE: Due to file dependencies, this update requires Microsoft Exchange 2000 Server Service Pack 2.
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in Microsoft Exchange 2000 Server. This problem was first corrected in Microsoft Exchange 2000 Server Service Pack 3.