File Copy to a Novell NetWare Server May Be Slow

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Symptoms
When you are copying files from one folder on a local Novell NetWare server to another by using the Novell NDS client on your Windows XP-based computer, the copy process may be slow. The amount of time that is taken for the file copy process with Windows XP may be more than the amount of time that is taken with Microsoft Windows 2000.
Resolution
To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Windows XP. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in theMicrosoft Knowledge Base:
322389 How to Obtain the Latest Windows XP Service Pack

Hotfix information

A supported hotfix is available from Microsoft. However, this hotfix is intended to correct only the problem that is described in this article. Apply this hotfix only to systems that are experiencing this specific problem. This hotfix might receive additional testing. Therefore, if you are not severely affected by this problem, we recommend that you wait for the next software update that contains this hotfix.

If the hotfix is available for download, there is a "Hotfix download available" section at the top of this Knowledge Base article. If this section does not appear, contact Microsoft Customer Service and Support to obtain the hotfix.

Note If additional issues occur or if any troubleshooting is required, you might have to create a separate service request. The usual support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for this specific hotfix. For a complete list of Microsoft Customer Service and Support telephone numbers or to create a separate service request, visit the following Microsoft Web site: Note The "Hotfix download available" form displays the languages for which the hotfix is available. If you do not see your language, it is because a hotfix is not available for that language.

File information

The English version of this fix should have the following file attributes or later:
   Date       Time   Version      Size       File name   ------------------------------------------------------   21-Feb-02  20:32  5.1.2600.30  1,842,688  Ntkrnlmp.exe   21-Feb-02  20:32  5.1.2600.30  1,897,600  Ntkrnlpa.exe   21-Feb-02  20:33  5.1.2600.30  1,870,848  Ntkrpamp.exe   21-Feb-02  20:32  5.1.2600.30  1,875,328  Ntoskrnl.exe				

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 XP Service Pack 1.
More information
The third-party products that are discussed in this article are manufactured by companies that are independent of Microsoft. Microsoft makes no warranty, implied or otherwise, regarding the performance or reliability of these products.
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Article ID: 318043 - Last Review: 01/12/2015 19:47:37 - Revision: 2.0

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