workstation doesnt see the server or i cant map the workstation to the serv

By tutor43 ·
I need help i am using windows xp pro and i am trying to put the new computer into our workgroup and it doesnt see the other computers on the network or the server what to do

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Network Settings

by Toivo Talikka In reply to workstation doesnt see th ...

Compare the network settings of the XP Pro with another computer that is working.

Can you ping any other computers or the server on the LAN? Is the indicator light on the network card on, showing that you are connected to the network? If not, you need to check your cabling and the switch(es).

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Make Sure...!

by LotsoPoppa In reply to Network Settings

Make sure the wrkstation is in the same grp as allothers and ip is defined. OR chk the srvr and see if it has it. Remeber you can tell wrkstation to talk to the server but does not mean the server has to answer if you do not tell it the wrkstation is thr...

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Fixed it

by tutor43 In reply to Make Sure...!

Norton makes a crappy item called Internet Security this has to be disabled and deleted

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