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Change the Number of Simultaneous Connections (Windows 95/98/Me) Popular

This setting specifies the maximum number of concurrent connections accepted.

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Open your registry and find the key below.

Create a new string value named "MaxConnections" and set it to equal the number of connections, the default is 100.

Restart Windows for the change to take effect.

Registry Editor Example
|NameTypeData|
|(Default)REG_SZ(value not set)|
|MaxConnectionsREG_SZ100|
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|HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\VxD\MST...|
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Registry Settings
System Key: [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\VxD\MSTCP]
Value Name: MaxConnections
Data Type: REG_SZ (String Value)
Value Data: 32-bit Number

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Last modified: April 4, 2002