JSI Tip 2219. More on multiple instances of Event ID 2022.

In tip 2004 and its' links, we dealt with some reasons for Event ID 2022.

If your Windows NT 4.0 receives multiple instances of:

Event 2022: Server was unable to find a free connection 1 times in the last 60 seconds

your disk may be nearly full or heavily fragmented, causing a request to grow a file to take too long while Windows NT searches for free space.

If that is not the cause on your commputer, you can experiment with the following registry values:

Key:      HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\LanmanServer\Parameters

Value Name:  MaxFreeConnections
Type:     REG_DWORD
Range:  1 - 100

Value Name:  MinFreeConnections
Type:     REG_DWORD
Range:  1 - 32

NOTE: The default data values for these entries are configuration dependent.

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