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Windows 2003 SBS:  How to change the number of rings RRAS answers on for dial-in?

Posted on 2004-08-21
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Hi All,
Does anyone know where I can specify the number of rings that will be allowed before my Win 2003 server (SBS) will allow to go by before answering?

Thanks,
Terry
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by:bbao
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under HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\RasMan\Parameters
add the "NumberOfRings" with type REG_DWORD, specify the value as you like.

hope it helps,
bbao  
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by:colepc
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Is there any other interface for adjusting number of rings besides in the registry?
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bbao earned 250 total points
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unfortunately, definitely NO. else, MS wont officially release the KB article to state how to adjust the setting in the registry. :)

How to Set the Number of Rings for RAS Auto-Answer in Windows NT 4.0/Windows 2000
http://support.microsoft.com/?id=kb;en-us;145879

The information in this article applies to:
Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server
Microsoft Windows 2000 Server
Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional
Microsoft Windows NT Server 4.0
Microsoft Windows NT Workstation 4.0
Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Standard Edition
Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Web Edition

cheers,
bbao
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by:colepc
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Thanks bbao.  Great info.
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just for fun, your question should be worth only 10 points 7 years ago. :))
http://www.experts-exchange.com/Networking/WinNT_Networking/Q_10029668.html
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