Can ping the windows 2000 by IP? If yes, can you ping it by name?
Bob Lin, MS-MVP, MCSE & CNE
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"Information" <cmc(removethis)@cablespeed.com> wrote in message
> We are having a heck of a time getting a new Vista laptop to talk with a
> shared folder on a 2000 system.
> We have matched workgroup names, both have internet access, no firewalls,
> no internet security software (just AVGFree), are up-to-date...our XP Home
> box can see and use the 2000 share but not Vista.
> Looking for any additional insight to get this connected.
> Thanks in advance,