On a computer that is running Microsoft Windows Server 2003, you run a network program that uses a Winsock connection. When the program calls the recv Winsock function, you receive the following error code:
Note The description that is associated with this error code is as follows:
An established connection was aborted by the software that is installed on the host computer. This may have occurred because of a data transmission time-out or because of a protocol error.
If you trace the network communication, you find that the Winsock client sends a reset to the server. The Winsock client does this after the client receives and acknowledges a data packet.
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931319 Error code when you run a network program that uses a Winsock connection on a computer that is running Windows Server 2003: "WSAECONNABORTED (10053)"
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
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