On Fri, 25 May 2007 11:16:01 -0700, Rick DUncan
>I have a Vista machine and 2 XPs on the same network. The Vista machine sees
>the others but doesn't connect. Error report is "Network Path Not Found".
>I've tried Network Magic and it sees the other systems but trying to connect
>doesn't work and neither does mapping the drive. Occasionally the thing
>works but it's never stable. What a mess. What is happening here?
Start by looking at the NetBT setting, and all personal firewalls, on all
Then look at "browstat status" and "ipconfig /all", from each computer, and
diagnose the problem. Read this article, and linked articles, and follow
instructions precisely (download browstat!):
Chuck, MS-MVP [Windows - Networking] http://nitecruzr.blogspot.com/
Paranoia is not a problem, when it's a normal response from experience.
My email is AT DOT
actual address pchuck mvps org.