Winsock error 10061 is displayed when creating a printer driver profile

  • 7001975
  • 20-Nov-2008
  • 26-Apr-2012


Novell iPrint for NetWare 6.5 SP6
Novell eDirectory for NetWare 6.5


When creating a printer driver profile the following error occurs:
Message Error: Winsock 10061 -  Remote party refused your connection
Group Error: WINSOCK
Code Error: 10061


Upgrade to eDirectory  8.8 SP2 (NetWare 6.5 SP7)
1. Open up ConsoleOne
2. Browse to the Print Manager displaying the error.
3. Right Click on the Print Manager object and select Properties-->Other Tab
4. Expand the Network Address attribute.
5. Select the shortest value on the left and click delete on the right.
Printer driver profile should now create properly.
Note:  When the manager is reloaded, the attribute will be repopulated and may need to be deleted again in order to create printer driver profiles.