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Marcel

"The Riddler" <riddler@internet.com> wrote in message
news:<b4tm1c$d9r$1$8300dec7@news.demon.co.uk>...
> Hello,
>
> I am in the middle of a migration from Novell to Active Directory.
> All of my users shared drive is on the netware server still (do not

know
> which version). They access the files on their W2K Pro workstations

through
> CIFS (no novell client).
> If one of the user's passwords was due to expire in 6 login's time

would
> CIFS tell novell that a connection has been made & reduce the

login's
> required by 1.
>
> Thanks,
>
> Matt