Unbinding IPX from One Adapter Disables NetBIOS-IPX Binding for All Adapters

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On a computer with multiple network adapters, unbinding IPX from one adapter (while retaining the binding on the others) disables the NWLink NetBIOS binding for the IPX protocol. This occurs even though IPX is still bound to other adapters.


To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Windows 2000. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
260910 How to Obtain the Latest Windows 2000 Service Pack


Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in Windows 2000.

This problem was first corrected in Windows 2000 Service Pack 1.


Article ID: 260915 - Last Review: October 20, 2013 - Revision: 3.2
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Server
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional Edition
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