Bob, Scott, and Sandi, I'm not ignoring your suggestions and offers of help. I am working today, and don't have the XP box online at this time. I will be able to do my own stuff later this evening when I get through working. Until then...... Pam >-----Original Message----- >From: pcductape-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx >[mailto:pcductape-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx]On Behalf Of Bob Noble >Sent: Monday, December 30, 2002 12:32 PM >To: pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx >Subject: [pcductape] Re: HTML Test 2 now networking with Win2k > > > >Hi Pam, >In the xp machine, control panel, administrative tools. >Look for the event viewer. >You want to look in the system and the application logs for errors. >Right click an error and left click prosperities. > >It will tell you something of the error that you will have to decipher. > >You would also look in this area to make sure your puter is >running correctly. > >I don't know if Win2k has this option or not? > >What I found was my xp machine was assigning an IP address out of >the assigned >range, when it was on auto. > >Bob Noble >www.sonic.net/bnoble >----- Original Message ----- >From: "Pam" <ltf01@xxxxxxxxxx> >To: <pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> >Sent: Monday, December 30, 2002 7:10 AM >Subject: [pcductape] Re: HTML Test 2 now networking with Win2k > > >| >| I didn't change/view anything in the XP machine since it was the Win2kPro >| machine that got the new nic and is the server. XP is on my laptop that I >| don't use on a daily basis so I am not very familiar with its OS. I'm >| game.... lead the way. >| >| Pam >| >| >| >| > >| > >| >Hi Pam, >| >Have you checked the event viewer logs in adminstistrative tools in xp? >| >I solved a network problem I had from there. >| >Some of the errors pointed to my network problem, and once I >| >figured out what >| >they were saying, I was able to solve it. >| > >| >Bob Noble >| > >| > >| >| MessageOk, here goes. I have a Win2k box acting as server, >with a win98 >| >| client and a winXP client. Not too long ago I took the Win98 >box offline >| >| because of some trouble it is having, totally unrelated to this >| >problem. I >| >| had an older nic in the Win2k box that only allowed 10 Mbps >| >speed. It ran >| >| perfectly, ICS worked just fine, only problem was speed. I >| >installed a new >| >| nic, no problem... so I thought. If I leave the XP box set to >obtain IP >| >| automatically, which is how it was set with the old nic on the >| >server, then >| >| it can't find the server. But if I set the IP manually then >| >they both can >| >| see each other, I can share all files, access the printer, >etc., but when >| >| set to manual the ICS doesn't work. I'm sure it is something I >| >overlooked >| >| because I am NOT a network person, but I went as far as my >| >knowledge can go >| >| to find out what I didn't set correctly. >| >| Any suggestions/guidance definitely appreciated. >| >| >| >| Pam >| >| >| >> >| >| To unsubscribe from this list send an email to >| pcductape-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with 'unsubscribe' in the Subject field >| OR by logging into the Web interface. >| > >To unsubscribe from this list send an email to >pcductape-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with 'unsubscribe' in the Subject field >OR by logging into the Web interface. > To unsubscribe from this list send an email to pcductape-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with 'unsubscribe' in the Subject field OR by logging into the Web interface.