• Subject: Re: WinNT and AS400 IFS via TCP
  • From: "Roger Vicker, CCP" <rvicker@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 02 Jan 2001 13:04:48 -0600
  • Organization: Vicker Programming Systems

John,

Tried that but the system doesn't even have a VXD/VNETSUP under the rest of that
tree.

This is straight TCP/IP. CAE is not even loaded on this WinNT PC.

Roger Vicker, CCP

John Hall wrote:

> Sometimes when Win 9x boxes will connect and NT won't it has to do with
> sending an encrypted password.
>
> NT requires this but Win9x doesn't always.
>
> If you are running Win98 without problems you may want to check the
> registry entry.
>
> Procedure:
> 1)  Launch the Registry Editor as follows:
>         Click on:       /Start/Run
>         Type "regedit" and press enter.
>
> 2)  Double click on: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE
>
> 3)  Locate the following Key:
>
> /HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE/System/CurrentControlSet/Services/VxD/VNETSUP
>
> 4) Look for the following value
>
>                EnablePlainTextPassword
>
> If it is set to 1 then this may be your problem.
>
> "Roger Vicker, CCP" wrote:
> >
> > Happy New Year, New Century, New Millennium,
> >
> > I am trying to connect an WinNT workstation (V4 with SP3) to an AS400
> > (V4R4 with cum 0147) IFS, both are in the same work group. The NT
> > is logged on to with a valid AS400 user (not sure about password at
> > this point). The AS400 shows in Network Neighborhood and the shares
> > show below it. After clicking on a share the password box is filled in
> > with a valid user and password pair. The box immediately returns
> > stating that an invalid username or incorrect password was used. The
> > rest of the network is Win9x and does not have any problems accessing
> > the shares. I've tried all combinations of text case, changed the
> > profile to make sure it is enabled and accessible, there are no
> > messages in QSYSOPR. I've also searched the archives but everything
> > talks about the log on box showing (as it does) not if it doesn't
> > work.
> >
> > Any hints will be much appreciated.
> >
>
> > Roger Vicker, CCP

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