Removing WINS but still having netbios resolution

Discussion in 'Windows Server' started by Joe, Aug 26, 2007.

  1. Joe

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    I have a Windows 2000 domain controller I am pulling out of an environment
    for various reasons. The 20 desktops were pointing to that device for WINS,
    but now they are going to be in the same workgroup on the same subnet. Since
    they are in the
    same workgroup, how can they still communicate by computer name? I assume
    ensuring netbios over tcp/ip would do it. Anything else required?
     
    Joe, Aug 26, 2007
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  2. Hello Joe,

    You talk about workgroup, the workstations are not in the domain?

    Best regards

    Meinolf Weber (Myweb)
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    Meinolf Weber (Myweb), Aug 26, 2007
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  3. Joe

    Joe Guest

    they are being removed from the domain and going to be in a workgroup.
     
    Joe, Aug 26, 2007
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