Posted on 2003-11-14
Last Modified: 2010-04-17
we have connected two loaction with routers 2600 & AS5300 and leased line modems.



we are able to find the remote system using ip address in find command.

can we see the systems in network neighbourhood.

what has to be done
Question by:das711

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sheahmed earned 20 total points
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You have to implement the protocol specific forwarding for this ...

Try this way ...
New-Router(config)#ip forward-protocol udp netbios-?
netbios-dgm  netbios-ns  netbios-ss

Allow these protocols then you will be able to share them ...
(i.e. netbios-dgm  netbios-ns  netbios-ss )

But remember these ports are highly vulnerable and less secure so implement an access list inbound and outbound allowing your designated hosts only ...
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You need name resolution to keep from sending all those netbios broadcasts across your WAN link.

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