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If you are using a computer that is running Windows NT or later, you may receive the following error message:
If you are using a computer that is running Windows 95, you may receive the following error message:
No more connections can be made at this remote computer at this time because there are already as many connections as the computer can accept.
This request is not accepted by the network. Try again later.
You may be attempting to connect to a share that is configured to allows a specific number of connections, and that number of connections has been reached. Check the properties on the share on the server.
If the specified number of connections has been reached, increase the user limit or set the value to "maximum allowed."
There are several other parameters that you can check when troubleshooting a problem with limited connections to the computer.
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/122925/EN-US/ )Upgrading From Workstation to Server Limited to 10 Connections
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/122920/EN-US/ )Inbound Connections Limit in Windows NT Workstation 3.5x & 4.0
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/149522/EN-US/ )System Error 71 and License Manager
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/148967/EN-US/ )Err Msg: 'This Request Not Accepted by Network' on WFWG Client
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/130631/EN-US/ )Client License Assignment in Per Server Mode
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/156431/EN-US/ )XADM: Error 71 When Using NT Server from MSDN Select CD
Article ID: 179483 - Last Review: February 22, 2007 - Revision: 2.1