The ISA Server Control service may not start after you rename and then restart a computer that is running ISA Server 2004

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Symptoms
After you rename and then restart a computer that is running Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration (ISA) Server 2004, the ISA Server Control service (Mspadmin.exe) may not start. An event that resembles the following may be logged in the Application event log:

Event Type: Error
Event Source: Microsoft ISA Server 2004
Event ID: 1000

Faulting application mspadmin.exe, version 4.0.2163.213, stamp 420bdbec, faulting module ntdll.dll, version 5.2.3790.1830, stamp 424377d2, debug? 0, fault address 0x00030115.

Resolution
To resolve this problem, install the following hotfix as appropriate for your situation:
Workaround
To work around this problem, rename the computer by using a name that contains fewer characters than the current computer name. For example, if the current computer name is 123456, rename the computer to 12345.
Status
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
mspadmin isa2004 isa2k4 enterprise standard
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Article ID: 917718 - Last Review: 01/16/2015 01:56:25 - Revision: 2.0

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