Networking Connectivity
Network Connectivity
Potential hang or crash when accessing Intel® PROSet for Windows* Device Manager

Symptom(s):
Systems running Microsoft Windows* 2000 intermittently hang or crash when removing a VLAN or team when accessing Intel® PROSet for Windows* Device Manager through the Network Connections "Configure" button.

Notes: 

  • This issue is intermittent.
  • This issue only applies to systems running Windows 2000. Systems running other versions of Windows* are not affected.
  • This issue only appears when removing VLANs or teams after accessing the configuration through the "Configure" button through the network connections property.
  • This issue does not appear when removing VLANs or teams after accessing the configuration through Windows Device Manager.

Solution:
When using Intel PROSet for Windows Device Manager on systems running Windows 2000, only access adapter properties through Windows Device Manager.

Windows Device Manager can be accessed through:

  1. The Windows Device Manager button on the System properties hardware tab
  2. By running devmgmt.msc through the Windows Run dialogue.

Operating System:

Windows 2000 *, Windows 2000 Server*, Windows 2000 Advanced Server*

This applies to:

Intel® PRO/100 M Desktop Adapter
Intel® PRO/100 S Desktop Adapter
Intel® PRO/100 S Dual Port Server Adapter
Intel® PRO/100 S Management Adapter
Intel® PRO/100 S Server Adapter
Intel® PRO/1000 GT Desktop Adapter
Intel® PRO/1000 GT Quad Port Server Adapter
Intel® PRO/1000 MF Dual Port Server Adapter
Intel® PRO/1000 MF Server Adapter
Intel® PRO/1000 MF Server Adapter (LX)
Intel® PRO/1000 MT Desktop Adapter
Intel® PRO/1000 MT Dual Port Server Adapter
Intel® PRO/1000 MT Quad Port Server Adapter
Intel® PRO/1000 MT Server Adapter
Intel® PRO/1000 PF Dual Port Server Adapter
Intel® PRO/1000 PF Quad Port Server Adapter
Intel® PRO/1000 PF Server Adapter
Intel® PRO/1000 PT Desktop Adapter
Intel® PRO/1000 PT Dual Port Server Adapter
Intel® PRO/1000 PT Quad Port Low Profile Server Adapter
Intel® PRO/1000 PT Quad Port Server Adapter
Intel® PRO/1000 PT Server Adapter
Intel® PRO/10GbE CX4 Server Adapter
Intel® PRO/10GbE LR Server Adapter
Intel® PRO/10GbE SR Server Adapter

Solution ID: CS-026170
Last Modified: 07-Oct-2013
Date Created: 26-Apr-2007
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