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When you use a wireless network connection to copy large files from a server or to stream data from a server, you may intermittently lose connection to the server.
This behavior may occur if the Wireless Zero Configuration service is enabled on your computer. Some wireless network adapters are not fully compatible with Windows XP Wireless Zero Configuration. By default, the Wireless Zero Configuration is enabled in Windows XP.
To resolve this behavior, do both of the following:
For additional information about how to troubleshoot wireless network connections in Windows XP, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
313242For additional information about network adapter connectivity issues, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/313242/EN-US/ )How to Troubleshoot Wireless Network Connections in Windows XP
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/324024/EN-US/ )Wireless Network Adapter Appears as Disconnected