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Published: 21 Apr 2011
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Bob Cozzi's SetKeepAlive.exe - A Fix for Client Access & RDp Timeout
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Posted by: bobcozzi
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Chicagoland
Comment on: IBM i (AS/400) Client Access TCP/IP Timeout Problem and Fix
Posted: 3 years 10 days 10 hours 49 minutes ago
Edited: Thu, 18 Aug, 2011 at 12:14:46 (1099 days ago)

Remember, the SetKeepAlive.exe program runs on Windows Vista and 7 and sets up the Registry and .WS files to avoid timeout issues.

It does not do anything with firewall timeout issues or host system configurations that cause timeouts to occur.

Also, while SetKeepAlive does run under Windows XP and produces the changes to the Registry and .WS files, XP users report that they see no changes in timeout after using SetKeepAlive on Windows XP. At MidrangeNews.com we have not experienced a timeout issue under XP..

Posted by: bobcozzi
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Chicagoland
Comment on: IBM i (AS/400) Client Access TCP/IP Timeout Problem and Fix
Posted: 2 years 11 months 16 days 15 hours 39 minutes ago
Edited: Fri, 17 May, 2013 at 10:16:44 (461 days ago)

There are settings on #IBMi that may also help:

  • WRKSYSVAL QINACTITV
  • CHGTCPA TCPKEEPALV
  • CHGTELNA TIMMRKTIMO