This article was previously published under Q288358
This article describes how to acquire, install, and remove the Active Directory Client Extension (DSClient) for Windows NT 4.0.
Note Although the DSClient is available on the Windows 95 and Windows 98 operating systems, this article concerns the Windows NT 4.0 version. Therefore, any reference to DSClient, unless otherwise stated, refers to the DSClient for Windows NT 4.0.
The DSClient takes advantage of features provided by the Windows 2000 Active Directory Service. These client extensions were developed for customers who want to deploy Windows 2000 Server in environments with Windows NT 4.0-based clients.
Acquire the DSClient
The DSClient for Windows NT 4.0 is freely available for download from the following Microsoft Web site: