Re: Can I increase number of authentication attempts before 401.3 error?
From: Bernard (qbernard_at_hotmail.com)
Date: Sat, 25 Oct 2003 18:45:43 +0800
If I'm not wrong, this is control by client side.
and in this case IE, so I don't think you can
change the number of auth retry times.
-- Regards, Bernard Cheah http://support.microsoft.com/ Please respond to newsgroups only ... "Tyler Robbins" <email@example.com> wrote in message news:firstname.lastname@example.org... > Is there a way to increase the number of authentication > attempts you are allowed to submit before you fail and get > the 401.3 authentication failed page. > > We have a situation where a client is intermittently > failing authentication to our server. While we are > investigating the root cause of this, we already have a > mechanism to retry this authentication request. Sometimes > the retry works on the 2nd or 3rd attempt, othertimes it > might take one or two more attempts. If I could increase a > setting to allow 5 consecutive attempts instead of 3, I > think that would be sufficient.