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problem connecting Win 98 to NT Server

I have installed NT 4.0 (Service Pack 5) on a DELL PowerEdge 1300 Server.  The Server is wired to an existing Network medium, but not to the Domain.  A new domain was created for the new server.  I am unable to connect the Win 98 station to the Server.  I have reinstalled the O/S and tried various setups.  The patch cable between the server and the hub is fine.  The NIC indicator light is green, but when I ping the server from any where in the system there is no connection.  I can ping the loopback and the server itself, but anywhere else either times-out or does not exist as a valid IP.  Is there any special trick to connecting a Windows 98 (new) workstation to the server?
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Post info on the Tcp/ip configuration of the 2 servers and how you have set this up for the win98 machine.

The win98 machine needs to be part of the same ip address grouping or routing information needs to be correct.

When this is sorted out, the win98 machine must have an active account with one domain and to access the other domain, domain trusts are needed.
Presuming that the 98 box is in the domain and the IP address and subnet mask settings are correct for that domain, you will need to verify such things as whether you will be using manually set IP addresses or use DHCP as well as creating a share on the server for the 98 box. Also, you will need to log onto the domain. Click Start, Settings, Control Panel, Network, then make sure that you have installed the Client for Microsoft Networks. Now click once on that Client and then click Properties. Now setup your network logon validation.

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