Cannot Connect to PCAnywhere Host Computer Running ICS

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Symptoms
When you attempt to use PCAnywhere to connect to a PCAnywhere host computer, you may be unable to establish a connection.
Cause
This issue can occur if Internet Connection Sharing (ICS) is running on the host computer.
Resolution
To work around this issue, disable ICS on the host computer before attempting to establish a connection. For information about how to disable ICS, please see the following article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
230112 How to Disable Internet Connection Sharing
Status
This behavior is by design.
More information
The third-party products that are discussed in this article are manufactured by companies that are independent of Microsoft. Microsoft makes no warranty, implied or otherwise, regarding the performance or reliability of these products.
Properties

Article ID: 232780 - Last Review: 06/19/2014 05:48:00 - Revision: 3.0

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