Go Premium for a chance to win a PS4. Enter to Win

x
?
Solved

Connecting PowerPC to NT4 Network

Posted on 1998-12-30
3
Medium Priority
?
320 Views
Last Modified: 2013-11-13
I have recently aquired a PowerPC 8200/120 in our office. I am trying to integrate it into our NT network. I have setup the Services for Macintosh on the NT and tried to follow the proceedure for connecting the MAC. So far everytime I go to chooser and select aplletalk, it asks for the Server IP address, I enter it , and then it searches for a few minutes and comes back with Server not responding error. Can anyone help???
0
Comment
Question by:roywiersema
3 Comments
 
LVL 5

Accepted Solution

by:
paulvaneykelen earned 200 total points
ID: 1581566
Did you install Services for Mac on a NT4 Server.

!!--> On the NT 4 server use FileManager to create volumes accessible by the Mac.

Then when you open the chooser it will show the nt server. and as soon as you log in to the server it will show the shared volumes.
0
 

Author Comment

by:roywiersema
ID: 1581567
It turned out that I had to set up a router on the NT and then a zone for the macintosh to see the NT server.
0
 

Expert Comment

by:tangerine
ID: 1581568
Setting up the router includes: using the router to seed the network, selecting the Network Range (which is arbitrary), and creating a Default Zone. After setting it up in on your NT box you need to go to you PowerPC and open you AppleTalk control panel and it should detect the Zone. Then you can go into your Chooser and select the volume (this assuming you've used the default volume).
0

Featured Post

Keep up with what's happening at Experts Exchange!

Sign up to receive Decoded, a new monthly digest with product updates, feature release info, continuing education opportunities, and more.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

This article outlines the struggles that Macs encounter in Windows-dominated workplace environments – and what Mac users can do to improve their network connectivity and remain productive.
While there are many new features for iOS 11, these are the five that can improve your digital lifestyle.
this video summaries big data hadoop online training demo (http://onlineitguru.com/big-data-hadoop-online-training-placement.html) , and covers basics in big data hadoop .
This lesson discusses how to use a Mainform + Subforms in Microsoft Access to find and enter data for payments on orders. The sample data comes from a custom shop that builds and sells movable storage structures that are delivered to your property. …

885 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question