New Networking-related KB articles for August 18 – August 31

950224  A Scalable Networking Pack (SNP) hotfix rollup package is available for Windows Server 2003

955512  Applications or services that call the WNetOpenEnum function may crash when the number of network providers exceeds 16 on a Windows Server 2008-based computer

954391  You cannot use the IPv6 protocol to connect to the remote VDS on a Windows Vista Service Pack 1-based computer from a Windows Server 2008-based computer

957009  You receive an error message when try to map a network drive from a Windows XP workstation: “Logon failure: unknown user name or bad password”

955535  Server Message Block (SMB) redirector functions time out more quickly than expected on a Windows XP-based computer that has multiple processors installed

956470  No incoming request notification is displayed when you connect a Bluetooth device to a computer that is running Windows Vista even though the “Display notification of incoming request” option is enabled

954807  You are prompted for authentication four times when you try to access a file on a WebDAV server from a computer that is running Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008

951410  Devices that stream data over more than two isochronous channels by using IEEE 1394 connections may have choppy or distorted output on a Windows-based computer

922120  Network Map in Windows Vista does not display computers that are running Windows XP

956476  Some text on the Advanced tab for a network adapter’s Properties page may be truncated in certain language versions of Windows Vista

956119  A Windows Vista-based DHCP client computer may lose its IP address after the computer resumes from sleep or from hibernation

955352  A Windows Vista-based DHCP client does not accept a new IP address until two DHCPOFFER packets are exchanged

– Mike Platts