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Specify Server for NFS TCP and UDP Settings

Applies To: Windows Server 2008 R2

Specifying TCP and UDP settings

To specify Server for NFS TCP and UDP settings using the Windows interface
  1. Open Services for Network File System: click Start, point to Administrative Tools, and then click Services for Network File System (NFS) .

  2. If necessary, connect to the computer you want to manage.

  3. Right-click Server for NFS, and then click Properties.

  4. Click the Server Settings tab.

  5. Select the desired transport protocol setting from the Transport protocol drop-down list, and then click Apply.

    ImportantImportant
    These changes will not take effect until Server for NFS is restarted.

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To specify Server for NFS TCP and UDP settings using the command prompt
  1. Open a command prompt with elevated privileges.

    1. Click Start, and then click All Programs.

    2. Point to Accessories, right-click the Command Prompt icon, and then click Run as administrator.

  2. At the command prompt, type:

    nfsadmin server [ ComputerName ] config [ Protocol ]= [ Transport ]

     

    Argument Description

    ComputerName

    The name of the computer you want to manage.

    Protocol

    The name of the NFS protocol you want to configure.

     

    Term

    Definition

    PortmapProtocol

    Specifies the Portmap protocol.

    MountProtocol

    Specifies the Mount protocol.

    NLMProtocol

    Specifies the Network Lock Manager protocol.

    NSMProtocol

    Specifies the Network Status Manager protocol.

    Transport

    The transport or combination of transports to enable for the given NFS protocol.

     

    Term

    Definition

    TCP

    Enables only the Transmission Control Protocol (TCP) transport.

    UDP

    Enables only the User Data Protocol (UDP) transport.

    TCP+UDP

    Enables both the TCP and UDP transports.

    ImportantImportant
    These changes will not take effect until Server for NFS is restarted.

    noteNote
    To view the complete syntax for this command, at a command prompt, type: nfsadmin server /?

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