After you install Windows Server* 2003 Service Pack 2 (SP2) or Windows Server 2003 Scalable Networking Pack (SNP) on a computer that has a TCP/IP Offload-enabled network adapter, you may experience many network-related problems.
See Microsoft Help and Support Article 948496* for a list of symptoms, causes, and other details.
Choose one of the following:
- Upgrade to the latest drivers and software
- Disable Receive Side Scaling (RSS) and TCP Offloading options in the adapter properties in Windows Device Manager*.
Microsoft Help and Support Article 948496*
Receive Side Scaling on Intel® Ethernet Adapters
This applies to: