NetBIOS Name resolution for Microsoft servers is extremely slow

  • 7002107
  • 06-Dec-2008
  • 27-Apr-2012


Novell Client for Windows 95/98
Novell Client for Windows 2000/XP/2003
Novell Client for Vista


NetBIOS Name resolution for Windows servers is extremely slow
Very slow access of Microsoft shares from Novell Client Workstations


  1. Right Click My Network Places or Network Neighborhood and click Properties.
  2. Click Advanced | Advanced Settings.
  3. Click Provider Order tab.
  4. Under Network Providers, move Microsoft Windows Network to the top of the list.
  5. Click OK.