win 98 behind a router loosing mapped drives on XP


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Oct 24, 2006

I have a windows 98 network (IP 200.200.200.* mask Gateway behind a router connected to a windows XP shared drive ( The internal IP of the router is and the external IP I can map a shared drive on the XP machine in windows 98 but after a while (15 - 30mins) the drive becomes disconnected. I also have a Windows XP machine on the windows 98 network and when I share the same drive on this PC it does not get disconnected. Any ideas what might be done to remove this "timeout".


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