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Limit the maximum number of BITS jobs for this computer

Description:

This policy setting limits the number of BITS jobs that can be created for all users of the computer. By default, BITS limits the total number of jobs that can be
created on the computer to 300 jobs. You can use this policy setting to raise or lower the maximum number of user BITS jobs.


If you enable this policy setting, BITS will limit the maximum number of BITS jobs to the specified number.


If you disable or do not configure this policy setting, BITS will use the default BITS job limit of 300 jobs.


Note: BITS jobs created by services and the local administrator account do not count toward this limit.






Supported on:

At least Windows Vista

GPO PowerShell Regedit CMD

Not Configured - No registry values are specified.

Disabled - Any values that would be created by the policy in the registry are deleted.

Enabled - Adding, modifying or delete values in the registry.

Limit the maximum number of BITS jobs for this computer can be found in the Group Policy.

Please navigate to Computer Configuration - Policies - Administrative Templates - Network - Background Intelligent Transfer Service (BITS) folder.