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Win200 duplicate name on network

Posted on 2000-03-22
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Have an existing lan with Win98SE. Installed win2000. Now can't get network to work. Error mesage, "duplicate name exists on network" 98se works fine, (dual booting).
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Check your computer name with names of other computers on your network. No two computers can have the same name on a network.
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by:scasey002
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This is true but the duplicate was a name on a dual boot which confused things for awhile.
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