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After you attempt to disable the WINS bindings for a network interface card (NIC) in the Control Panel Network dialog box, Event Viewer reports two errors:
Event ID 4307: Initialization failed because the transport refused to open initial Addresses.
Event ID 4311: Initialization failed because the driver device could not be created.
These errors occur when you disable all WINS related bindings and Show Binding For is set to < All Components >. They may also occur due to an incorrect order of the bindings.
To correct this problem:
Article ID: 123981 - Last Review: October 31, 2006 - Revision: 3.1
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