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Here is the error message I get.  

A duplicate name has been detected on the TCP network.  The IP address of the machine that sent the message is in the data. Use nbtstat -n in a command window to see which name is in the Conflict state.

When I do that nbtstat - n I don't see any conflict state.  Here is what I get

Local Area Connection:
Node IpAddress: [172.16.5.41] Scope Id: []

                NetBIOS Local Name Table

       Name               Type         Status
    ---------------------------------------------
    GCSERVER       <00>  UNIQUE      Registered
    GCSERVER       <20>  UNIQUE      Registered
    SAVAGE         <00>  GROUP       Registered
    SAVAGE         <1C>  GROUP       Registered
    SAVAGE         <1E>  GROUP       Registered
    GCSERVER       <03>  UNIQUE      Registered
    INet~Services  <1C>  GROUP       Registered
    IS~GCSERVER....<00>  UNIQUE      Registered
    ADMINISTRATOR  <03>  UNIQUE      Registered

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by:juliancrawford
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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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That what I thought nbtstat - n was suppose to show if there was duplicate names.
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by:FabconIT
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More infor,

I have a 2000 server with sp4.  It is a DC, running DNS
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by:infradawn
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Check the event log. Pull the IP from the data. Use NSLOOKUP to get the name. :)


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by:JamesDS
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This might be a duplicate wins name, check your wins server for all the names in the nbtstat - n output for different IP addresses

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