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This article describes how to reinstall Microsoft Distributed Transaction Coordinator (MS DTC) for a nonclustered Microsoft Windows 2000 server.
Important You should reinstall MS DTC only when you must troubleshoot a serious problem. In addition, you must follow the procedures in this article precisely; otherwise, you may need to reformat your hard disk.
Important This section, method, or task contains steps that tell you how to modify the registry. However, serious problems might occur if you modify the registry incorrectly. Therefore, make sure that you follow these steps carefully. For added protection, back up the registry before you modify it. Then, you can restore the registry if a problem occurs. For more information about how to back up and restore the registry, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/322756/ )How to back up and restore the registry in Windows
To reinstall MS DTC, perform the following steps:
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/250987/ )How to reinstall MS DTC for a nonclustered Windows NT 4.0 server
Article ID: 279786 - Last Review: April 28, 2005 - Revision: 2.1
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