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Multiple connections from one machine to a single database

Question asked by Cep86 on Jun 21, 2016
Latest reply on Jul 8, 2016 by bnayak-esristaff

I have been having an issue where I'll notice that I have multiple connections open to a single geodatabase.  Right now I am showing that I have 5 connections, one of which is greyed out for the current connection.  Each computer here has its own name associated with it, so I can tell that all of the connections I am seeing are from my machine.


What causes this?

Is it a problem? 
How do I fix it if so?


System Information:
ArcGIS for Desktop 10.3.1

Windows 7 Machine

Microsoft SQL Geodatabase

SDE Connection