For additional information about how to download Microsoft Support files, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
119591 How to Obtain Microsoft Support Files from Online Services
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Microsoft has confirmed this to be a problem in Microsoft Windows 95, Microsoft Windows 95 OEM Service Release 2, and Microsoft Windows 98. There is currently no resolution for this problem in Windows 98.
A broadcast address is defined for each network physical media type. For example, on Ethernet the broadcast address is defined as 0xFFFFFFFFFFFF; on Token Ring it is either 0xFFFFFFFFFFFF or 0xC000FFFFFFFF. Packets sent to the broadcast address are expected to be received by all stations on the network segment or ring.
For additional information about issues resolved by updates to this component, please see the following articles in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
ARTICLE-ID: 170736 TITLE : Windows 95 MSDLC32 Does Not Receive Multicast Packets
ARTICLE-ID: 159344 TITLE : Fatal Exception in DLC Running Program from NetWare Server
ARTICLE-ID: TITLE : Availability of DLC Update for MSDLC32 Protocol
For additional information about Windows 95 updates, please see the following article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
ARTICLE-ID: 161020 TITLE : Implementing Windows 95 Updates