IE 2.01 Dialer Unable to Connect to Windows NT RAS Server

ID: Q152345

The information in this article applies to:


Dialing into a properly functioning Windows NT RAS Server using the dialer provided in Internet Explorer 2.01 for Windows 3.1 results in the following error:

   Unable to negotiate dial-in connection (timeout).


Internet Explorer 2.01's PPP stack can not authenticate using Microsoft encrypted authentication (MS-CHAP).


Configure the RAS Server to require encrypted authentication or allow any authentication including clear text.

Additional query words: ie win3x iis

Keywords          : kbinterop ntras 
Version           : IE:2.01;WinNT:3.1,3.51
Platform          : WINDOWS

Last Reviewed: June 12, 1998