Set number and timing of SMB connection attempts

Enable this policy to adjust default number of SMB share mount retries and retry delays.

As mounting SMB share offers a really long timeout, OS booting might stall singificantly (several minutes) when file server is unaccessible (eg. with mobile computers off the company site).


Supported on: At least Windows Server 2003 operating systems or Windows XP Professional
Number of attempts to mount share before giving up:

Registry HiveHKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE
Registry PathSOFTWARE\Policies\WPKG_gp
Value NameConnectionTries
Value TypeREG_DWORD
Default Value7
Min Value0
Max Value
Delay time between each attempt (s):

Registry HiveHKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE
Registry PathSOFTWARE\Policies\WPKG_gp
Value NameConnectionSleepBeforeRetry
Value TypeREG_DWORD
Default Value5
Min Value0
Max Value

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