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When you dial in to a computer running both Windows NT Server and Routing and Remote Access Service, you may encounter the following error message on your Windows NT RAS client:
From your Windows 95 Dial-Up Networking client, you may receive the following error:
Error 629: The port was disconnected by the remote machine.
Dial-Up Networking could not complete the connection to the server.
Check your configuration and try the connection again.
The Routing and Remote Access Service has not been configured to receive calls as a RAS server.
To enable your Routing and Remote Access server to receive RAS calls follow these steps:
The Routing and Remote Access service is capable of being set to either answer calls as a normal RAS server or answer demand-dial router calls.
NOTE: This error message can also occur if you install Windows NT 4.0 Service pack 3 or 4 and then install RAS, but do not reapply the Service Pack update.
Article ID: 170977 - Last Review: October 31, 2006 - Revision: 1.1