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Windows 7 Network Compatibility Workaround

This is a workaround for making Windows 7+ play nicer with XP dominant environments.

Navigate to: Administrative Tools > Local Security Policy > Local Policies > Security Options

Change the following options:

Network security:Minimum session security for NTLM SSP (including RPC based) Clients Properties

  • Uncheck both items on first tab
  • OK

Network security:Minimum session security for NTLM SSP (including RPC based) Servers Properties

  • Uncheck both item on First tab
  • OK

Network Security LAN Manager authentication level Properties

  • Choose from drop-menu: ‘Send LM & NTLM and use NTLMv2 session security if negotiated’
  • OK
wiki/windows/windows7_network_workaround.txt · Last modified: 2016/09/13 15:53 (external edit)