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In Win2k domain, Win98 computers can't retrieve the user's list from the Win2k SP2 Server

In a Win2000-based domain, Win98 computer clients can't retrieve the user's list from the Windows 2000 Server (SP2). Only the groups appear. I installed a hotfix (from MS) for the Win98 machines for this, but the problem persists. Any ideas?

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I've always had trouble networking Windows 98 and attempting to access all the networking resources that MS claims it should be able to reach. I've not found a workable solution and usually end-up upgrading to Windows 2000 Professional. There may be a solution, but MS is not offering it in a location that I can find.

This was first published in February 2002

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