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i have created namedpipe server and a client.The server creates the namedpipe properly, but when the client tries to use createfile() to open the namedpipe error says Bad N/W ..cant find the specified namedpipe.What cud be the reason.I am using local computer for cliant server.the name notation is \\\\.\\pipe\\pipename on server and \\\\machinename\\pipe\\pipename  on client
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To establish pipe connection
On server side
1. CreateNamedPipe
2. ConnectNamedPipe

On client side
1. WaitNamedPipe
2. CreateFile
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read/write
ReadFile/WriteFile

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Disconnect

On server side
1. DisconnectNamedPipe
2. CloseHandle

On client side
1. CloseHandle
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