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JSI Tip 3911. Dfsutil.exe can cause damage to the DFS metadata?

The Dfsutil.exe program that is included in the Support Tools folder of the Windows 2000 CD-ROM has some serious problems that can corrupt your DFS metadata.

Microsoft has corrected the problem and a new version can be downloaded from

The problem was first corrected in Service Pack 2.

The original version of the Dfsutil.exe files had the following attributes:

   Date        Time      Version      Size    File name
   12/04/1999  06:29pm   5.0.2191.1   99,600  Dfsutil.exe

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