Error from conecting to windows share on Server 2003

Posted on 2011-10-18
Last Modified: 2012-06-27
I'm getting an error when some users are trying to connect to a network share on Windows Server 2003.  From looking around I see it could be a license issue.  I have looked and it's set to Per Server licensing with 11 licenses.  From reading someoen said to change it from Per Server to Per user/device.  What would happen if I change it?  These are mapped drives also.  Do I just need to buy more CALS?  I've checked and made sure Maximum connections to this share was enabled.  Any suggestions? I'm unclear on CALS and which ones to buy also.
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    Try restarting the machine.

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    Did that seems to fix it for only awhile.  Also, these computers have a mapped drive to that share.

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    Any suggestions?
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    I've faced this issue in windows server 2003. After restarting the machine everything works fine.

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