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This article describes how to properly configure the binding order on a Small Business Server-based computer. Having bindings improperly configured can lead to a number of connectivity and program errors. When you make changes to the network configuration (such as adding protocols, adapters, modems, or services), the binding order can potentially change. Check the binding order whenever you make changes to the network configuration.
A partial list of issues that are resolved by properly configuring the network binding order includes:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/133031/ )Event ID 4280 appears for WINS bound to one NIC
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/189848/ )Computers disappear from Manage Computer Wizard in Small Business Server
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/219364/ )DHCP disabled when connected to Internet Service Provider
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/224800/ )SBS 4.5 Setup does not automatically detect 8255x Intel network adapters
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/236034/ )"The Page Cannot Be Displayed" error message when attempting to open the SBS console
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/237773/ )How to configure SBS/BOS for a static connection to the Internet with proxy
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/238167/ )How to configure and troubleshoot Small Business Server
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/244223/ )Troubleshooting and resolving Web proxy event ID 127
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/252722/ )Microsoft Exchange Connector for POP3 mailboxes installation is unsuccessful with "Extension 'IMBSBS' Could Not Load" error message
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/279415/ )MSEXCHANGEMTA 9321 error message occurs when you try to start the Message Transfer Agent
To configure the network binding order: