When putting a Vista computer on a SBS 2003 network

When putting a Vista on the network make sure you adjust the SP2 RSS/TOE stuff on the server


A Windows Server 2003-based computer responds slowly to RDP connections or to SMB connections that are made from a Windows Vista-based computer:
http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=946056


And on the Vista machine do these commands:

netsh interface tcp set global autotuning=disabled
netsh interface tcp set global chimney=disabled
netsh interface tcp set global rss=disabled
And like Charlie Russel (Windows 2008 Administrator 
Companion Book Author says… in the 2008 era..put them back :-)

One Thought on “When putting a Vista computer on a SBS 2003 network

  1. Jeremy on January 27, 2008 at 2:22 pm said:

    The kb article only mentions
    netsh interface tcp set global autotuninglevel=disabled

    Where do you get you list?

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