Again, another cool function of Op's Nav.  You can drill down to the
NetServer part and a simple right click brings up a menu.  One of the
options will display the users who are disabled for NetServer.  And if you
are authorized you can enable them for NetServer from there.

Rob Berendt
"They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary
safety deserve neither liberty nor safety."
Benjamin Franklin

                    Jim Damato
                    <jdamato@dollargene       To:     
"''" <>
          >                  cc:
                    Sent by:                  Fax to:
                    midrange-l-admin@mi       Subject:     RE: IFS Problems 
with Authentication.

                    01/29/2002 12:10 PM
                    Please respond to

> Vance:
>What would cause someone to be
>able to login into the 400 side but not be able to
>authenticate when trying to map for instance QDLS off
>of the IFS side?

It's possible for a user to disable Netserver login without disabling 5250
login.  You should see message CPIB682 in QSYSOPR and QHST:

User profile xxxxxxx disabled for AS/400 Support for Windows Network
  Neighborhood access.

When you try to connect to an IFS drive the PC will automatically try to
authenticate using the network i.d. and password you used when you booted
logged in the PC.  If the password is different than the AS/400 password it
will disable the Netserver login.  NT lets you prompt for user name and
password, but Windows 9x requires that your network and AS/400 i.d. and
password match.

If you change the network password to match the AS/400, you can re-enable
the user by performing a CHGUSRPRF USRPRF(xxxxxxx), without specifying any
parameter changes.


James P. Damato
Manager - Technical Administration
Dollar General Corporation
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