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Server is receiving incorrectly formatted request

I have a Windows NT 4.0 box with SP6a installed. I'm getting Event ID 2006, "The server received and incorrectly formatted request from Win2k-server." The Win2k server is my backup machine. I have SP4 installed there. Other NT systems in my domain are backing up without a problem. So what gives? The now "problem" box has never had any issues communicating with any of my other 10 Win2k servers.

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I'm not sure of what the problem really is, but check out this document from Microsoft. This Microsoft Web site could also be helpful.

This was first published in September 2003

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