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A DLC program may not receive multicast packets in Windows 95 using Microsoft's 32-bit Data Link Control protocol (MSDLC32).
This issue is resolved by the following updated file for Windows 95 and OSR2:
Dlc.vxd version 4.10.995 (dated 6/18/97) and laterTo install this update, follow these steps:
For additional information about how to download Microsoft Support files, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
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The following files are installed by Dlc32upd.exe:
For additional information about issues resolved by updates to this component, please see the following articles in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
File name Version Date/Time Size Destination folder ---------------------------------------------------------------------- Dlc.vxd 4.10.995 6/18/97 3:31p 237,470 Windows\System
170737This issue is resolved in Microsoft Windows 98.
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/170737/EN-US/ )Windows 95 MSDLC32 Does Not Receive Broadcast Packets
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/170736/EN-US/ )Windows 95 MSDLC32 Does Not Receive Multicast Packets
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/159344/EN-US/ )Fatal Exception in DLC Running Program from NetWare Server
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/148765/EN-US/ )Availability of DLC Update for MSDLC32 Protocol
A multicast address is associated with a group of network nodes or stations. Packets sent to a multicast address are expected to be received by all stations on the network segment or ring that have the specified multicast address registered.
Article ID: 170736 - Last Review: October 7, 2013 - Revision: 2.3