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If you send a large recordset over a very slow modem line from a computer that is running Microsoft Windows 95 or Microsoft Windows 98, you may receive the following error message on a blue screen:
An exception OE has occurred at 0028:C14C0CC5 VXD PPPMAC (01) + 000030B5 called from 0028C184EA2C in VXD PPPMAC (04) + 0000935C
The error message occurs because the modem connection is too slow and cannot support the packet size that Windows is using.
To resolve this issue, reduce the maximum packet size to a size that the connection can support. In Windows 95 or Windows 98, you can modify the default Maximum Transmission Unit (MTU) setting:
For additional information, click the article number below to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/183437/EN-US/ )Description of the Internet Protocol Packet Size Setting