FIX: You receive an "Error 413" error message when you try to log on to Site Builder by clicking to select the "Login as <CurrentUser>" check box in Content Management Server 2001

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In Microsoft Content Management Server 2001, when you try to log on to Site Builder and then click to select the Login as CurrentUser check box, you may receive the following error message when you click Start:
error 413: token that would be generated would be too large for the current blob size
severity: 5
  • CurrentUser is a placeholder for the name of the currently logged in user account.
  • This problem occurs when the following registry entry is set to a value that is larger than 16340:
  • You do not receive this error message when you log on to Site Builder manually by completing the User Name and Password boxes.
A supported hotfix is now available from Microsoft, but it is only intended to correct the problem that is described in this article. Only apply it to systems that are experiencing this specific problem. This hotfix may receive additional testing. Therefore, if you are not severely affected by this problem, we recommend that you wait for the next Content Management Server 2001 service pack that contains this hotfix.

To resolve this problem immediately, contact Microsoft Product Support Services to obtain the hotfix. For a complete list of Microsoft Product Support Services telephone numbers and information about support costs, visit the following Microsoft Web site:Note In special cases, charges that are ordinarily incurred for support calls may be canceled if a Microsoft Support Professional determines that a specific update will resolve your problem. The usual support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for the specific update in question.


Microsoft Content Management Server 2001 Security Release Package 2 (SRP2) is required.

Restart requirement

You do not have to restart your computer after you apply this hotfix.

Hotfix replacement information

This hotfix does not replace any other hotfixes.

File information

The English version of this hotfix has the file attributes (or later file attributes) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time tool in Control Panel.
   Date         Time   Version      Size       File name   -----------------------------------------------------------------   09-Dec-2004  22:42  4.10.1150.0    124,688  Aesecurityclient.dll     09-Dec-2004  22:42  4.10.1150.0    154,384  Aesecurityservice.exe     09-Dec-2004  22:42  4.10.1150.0  1,157,384  Aeserverobject.dll  
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
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Article ID: 867431 - Last Review: 12/08/2015 07:37:08 - Revision: 2.1

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