that patch fix the ammount of connections i can do to a server. But not the ammount of connections clients can do to me.
but, did you try that ? and does it work ?
> > ok, somewhat of a problem here.
> > I have here at a work a printer server, the machine is pretty good (P4 HT 3.0
> > ghz, 1gb ram) running Windows XP Pro SP2.
> > My problem is, from time to time (sometimes twice or thrice a day) i have to
> > reset the machine, because no other client can print on it, the client gives
> > a error message, like the server was offline, which isnt, because i can ping
> > it.
> > Trying out, i figured out that everytime i canīt print, i also canīt acess the
> > server via Start/Run/, and typing \\printerserver it gives me a error saying
> > that the maximum number of connections is reached and i canīt connect.
> > Is there a way to see where is this limit, and change it ?
> > I did a quick googling on it, found a couple of patches, but apparentely they
> > donīt fix this error, just the maximum number of connections that win XP can
> > to the other machines, not the maximum number of connections that can be
> > received.
> > anyone have a saying in this matter ?
> > its somewhat of a big problem for me.
> > thanks in advance.