Closed Inbound connections limit in windows 7 Tags: Windows 7 Windows XP Last response: January 3, 2011 11:28 PM in Windows 7 Share andyb_03 October 8, 2009 7:56:08 PM Does anyone know if Windows 7 has the same limit of 10 inbound connections that Windows XP Pro had? More about : inbound connections limit windows Best solution sminlal a c 208 $ Windows 7 October 8, 2009 8:13:16 PM According to Paul Thurrott's Super Site for Windows, the limit is 20 inbound SMB connections for all editions of Windows 7. andyb_03 October 8, 2009 8:34:05 PM Thanks!! I'm going to hope that it's true and figure on a test. Related resources Inbound connections limit in Windows XP Home - Forum Circumventing the Inbound Connections Limitation - Forum Inbound connection to Win XP - Forum Block Inbound Traffic - Forum 10 Concurrent network connections limit - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer ptitcali November 3, 2009 10:43:29 AM Hi Andyb Did you found out if this is true? does it work up to 20 inbound SMB? andyb_03 November 3, 2009 12:37:17 PM I'm planning to start a Win7 eval later this month. shura4ever February 6, 2010 7:59:26 PM I searched google, and found several websites state that half open connection limit has been removed in win 7 and vista sp2 http://half-open.com/questions_en.htm Anonymous a b $ Windows 7 March 13, 2010 6:07:22 AM Open "cmd" as Administrator type "net config server" and check for "Maximum Logged On users" number. That is max. inbound connections sminlal a c 208 $ Windows 7 March 13, 2010 4:34:28 PM I did that on my 64-bit Windows 7 Ultimate system and it showed a maximum of 20 users and 16K open files. blazboy January 3, 2011 7:14:06 PM I did an in-place upgrade from Vista x86 to Windows 7 Ultimate x86, hoping to get around to 10 user limit. However, after the upgrade to Windows 7, "net config server" still shows a 10 user limit. Any tips? I'd really rather not do a clean install... Mousemonkey a b $ Windows 7 January 3, 2011 11:28:32 PM This topic has been closed by Mousemonkey Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumKaspersky wont let any traffic inbound ForumFirewall (cheap) that supports PPTP inbound to firewall Forumconnection limit ForumI'm currently "attempting" to build my First PC, but issues are inbound Forum10 User Maximum Connection Limit in Windows 7 Ultimate ForumHow many outbound socket connections does Windows XP Pro s.. ForumLimit internet connections ForumBlock port range windows ForumHow do you increase the number of connected users on a shared HD??? ForumBlocking Access to web-based email ForumCan Windows 2003 limit Concurrent logon ForumRemote Connection errors ForumWhy did Bill Gates invent Windows? ForumWindows Experience hangs @ "tuning windows media decoding" Forum[Solved] Amd gamers whith windows 7 More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !