XFOR: Error 71 When Using NT Server from MSDN Select CD

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When you run Microsoft Exchange Server on Windows NT Server version 4.0,you might see the following error:
Error 71: No more connections can be made to this remote computer at this time because there are already as many connections as the computer can accept.
One possible cause for this error is that the NT Server was installed fromthe MSDN Select CD. This version of NT Server has a 10 client connectionlimit.
For additional information on troubleshooting error 71, please see thefollowing articles in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
149522 System Error 71 and License Manager

148967 Err Msg: "This Request Not Accepted by Network" on WFWG Client

130631 Client License Assignment in Per Server Mode
license manager connect

Article ID: 156431 - Last Review: 02/24/2014 08:25:51 - Revision: 3.3

  • Microsoft Windows NT 4.0
  • Microsoft Exchange Server 4.0 Standard Edition
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