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You may experience unusually long logon times and difficulty accessing directory services to locate users and resources.
This issue may be caused by "hits" on the domain controller that are initiated by Windows 2000-based SQL clients that are using an integrated logon process. In this article, "integrated logon" refers to clients that are authenticated in the domain and on the SQL back end with a single logon process.
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
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article.