Microsoft KB Archive/246803

From BetaArchive Wiki
Knowledge Base

STOP 0xA Error After Heavy Usage of Compaq Driver for Intel NetFlex-3 Driver

Article ID: 246803

Article Last Modified on 11/1/2006


  • Microsoft Windows NT Server 4.0 Standard Edition

This article was previously published under Q246803


When you use the Compaq driver for the Intel NetFlex-3 Ethernet card (N100nt.sys) to handle heavy network traffic on a computer running Microsoft Windows NT Server 4.0, you may receive a STOP 0xA error message. This may occur when the driver is from Compaq Software Support Diskette (SSD) 2.12a or earlier.


To resolve this behavior, download an updated driver from the Compaq Corp. Web site at:

The correct file is named PW3271A_E01 and dated July 20, 1999.

Microsoft provides third-party contact information to help you find technical support. This contact information may change without notice. Microsoft does not guarantee the accuracy of this third-party contact information.

The third-party products that are discussed in this article are manufactured by companies that are independent of Microsoft. Microsoft makes no warranty, implied or otherwise, regarding the performance or reliability of these products.

Additional query words: blue screen crash

Keywords: kbprb KB246803