Win NT4.0 Workstation and 95 peer-to-peer network
Posted on 1998-12-03
I have a Windows NT 4.0 laptop running workstation with the Service Pack 3 applied and a Windows 95 machine connected to a small network hub. I can see files on each of the machines in both directions, both have TCP/IP protocol loaded. What I need is to be able to connect from one machine to the other via TCP/IP (I am running IIS on the NT machine) and I want to be able to connect from the 95 machine to view a web page. The web page is composed of a Visual Basic Document, so simply navigating to the html file will not work. I cannot ping either direction, they are both in the same workgroup and can see each other in NetHood. Each has a unique IP address, the rest of the network information is left blank on both machines with the exception of the workgroup name. I have created a hosts file in the appropriate directories with each of the machine nodes and addresses.