Unable to search network shares that reside in remote AD sites under XP, W2k works fine

Discussion in 'Windows Server' started by mherchel, Oct 18, 2004.

  1. mherchel

    mherchel Guest

    I posted this on microsoft.public.windows.xp.general with no luck, so
    I'll try here:

    When I attempt to do a search on a network share (either mapped or UNC)
    that is on a different site, I get a message saying, "Search is complete.
    There are no results to display".
    There are clearly files here, and when I search the same share from my
    Windows 2000 clients, it does find the files.

    Here are some facts that I've found while troubleshooting:
    I do have all rights to view these files.
    I can search network shares within our local AD site (within our local
    The same thing happens from all Windows XP clients.
    I can search the same shares using Win2k clients and it works perfectly.
    The same thing happens when I search AD different sites
    I searched Microsoft's Kb, but did not find any indication of a bug (or
    mherchel, Oct 18, 2004
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