Re: No longer an MCSE NT4

From: Tom Helms [MSFT] (
Date: 10/28/04

Date: Thu, 28 Oct 2004 07:12:49 -0700
Q. I was an MCSE on Windows NT 4.0. One of my elective exams, Exam 70-077:
Implementing and Supporting Microsoft Internet Information Server 3.0 and
Microsoft Index Server 1.1, was discontinued on June 30, 2000, and I did not
pass a current replacement exam before the June 30, 2001, deadline. Am I
still certified as an MCSE on Windows NT 4.0?

A. You are no longer certified as an MCSE on Windows NT 4.0. To be
certified as an MCSE on Windows NT 4.0, you must have met both the core and
elective requirements for NT 4.0. Exam 70-077 was discontinued in June 2000
as part of the Windows NT 3.51 exam discontinuations. If you did not meet
the upgrade requirements for Exam 70-077 by June 30, 2001, then you are no
longer certified on Windows NT 4.0. See Discontinuation of Exams for more

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"Pablo the once was MCSE" <Pablo the once was> wrote in message
> Hello all,
> Anyone know why Microsoft took away my MCSE in NT4?  I had the following
> exams: NT4 Server, NT4 Workstation, Networking requirement waived, TCP/IP 
> on
> NT4, IIS3 and Index Server 1.1, and NT Server in the Enterprise.
> Since then I got my MCSA in Windows 2000, and am now working on getting 
> in 2000, then 2003.