Solved | Network error: Software caused connection abort" Winscp error, putty, keepalives

Network error: Software caused connection abort" Winscp error

 Network error: Software caused connection abort" Winscp / putty getting
an error. windows 10
To solve network connection abort error follow this step.
1. you need to increase keepalives time or server_response time in WinSCP advance setting
To increase keepalive time go to the WinSCP -your connection - advanced - connections - keepalives time
1. Open WinSCP
2. Then Click the advanced option (below image).

Window 10 Nwtwork error winscp

3. Then click Connection option and right side u can see Keepalives
Chooseexecuting dummy protocol commands (default time 15s) change to 360s

Network error softwares caused connection abort

4. Click OK button to save configurations.
If you find again network connection problem use another step given below:-


Solved :- "Network error: Software caused connection abort Putty"

putty network connection error

1. Open your putty configure step by step give below.I
In the left menu, select Connection
in righ side there is
fileld Seconds between keepalives, and change the value 0 to 10.
also, select Enable TCP keepalives (SO_KEEPALIVE option ).
then don't forget to save the session.

putty keepalive network error connection abort


NOTE: sometime it's work. not alwags helpful.
2. If you are getting
the same issue again check your internet connection.

First of all, check your internet connection through ping. somtime network
connection geeting error when your internet connection Request Time Out.

Ping issue network connection

Method 2 :-  Network error: Software caused connection abort error coming when
local DHCP
IP conflict (when two or more computer havea same ip address).


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thanks, it's work for me thanks a lot

most welcome


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Hy all, This is Sandeep Gurjar am the founder of I am a Redhat Certified Engineer (RHCE) / AWS Solutions Architect-Associate and working as an system administrator since 2016.

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