[gptalk] Re: Login Banner cut off

  • From: jfvanmeter@xxxxxxxxxxx
  • To: "Mesidor, Jean" <jean.mesidor@xxxxxxxxxxx>, gptalk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx, gptalk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Thu, 09 Aug 2007 14:30:56 +0000

I think it has something to so with the reg key for the banner being a multi 
string value in win2k3 and not xp. 

If I can find the article that I saw to fix that problem when I had it all send 
it along.

--JOhn
 -------------- Original message ----------------------
From: "Mesidor, Jean" <jean.mesidor@xxxxxxxxxxx>
> Hi John,
> 
> I am testing this in a Windows XP-SP2 environment and it seems the
> article refers to Windows 2000.
> 
> Thanks,
> Jean 
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: jfvanmeter@xxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:jfvanmeter@xxxxxxxxxxx] 
> Sent: Thursday, August 09, 2007 9:29 AM
> To: gptalk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx; gptalk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Cc: Mesidor, Jean
> Subject: Re: [gptalk] Login Banner cut off
> 
> I read (sorry I thought I had bookmark the link but I didn't) that there
> is a know issue if you edit policy from windows 2000 or XP that sets the
> maxlen to 512 and truncated the banner at 511.
> 
> I know there is a problem were commas are decoded as carriage returns as
> while. 
> 
> links that might help
> http://support.microsoft.com/kb/823146
> http://www.gpanswers.com/faq/?id=6
> http://support.microsoft.com/?id=842933
> 
> 
> 
> Take Care --John
> 
>  -------------- Original message ----------------------
> From: "Mesidor, Jean" <jean.mesidor@xxxxxxxxxxx>
> > I am working on a workstation GPO to display a login banner warning. I
> > am able to configure the GPO, but the banner keeps cutting off leaving
> > some of the paragraph out. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
> > 
> > Thanks,
> > Jean 
> > 
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