JSI Tip 5332. You cannot add fully qualified domain name Web folders that require basic authentication to Windows XP's 'My Network Places'?

When you attempt to use the Add a Network Place Wizard to add a FQDN Web folder that requires basic authentication to My Network Places, you can't.

To workaround this problem, use the <NetBIOS_Server_Name>\<UserName> syntax. If the FQDN is www.server01.com, and the server's NetBIOS name is server01, use server01\<UserName> in the User Name box when prompted.



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