connecting to windows 2003 server with novell client with fpnw
Posted on 2004-04-11
I presently have a Novell 6 network (2 servers) with Groupwise 6 (1 server) and want to migrate to Windows 2003 server (Active directory, DNS, DHCP etc.) I have all Windows XP SP1 clients using the Novell Client to access the Netware servers. I have built a new Windows 2003 box and made it a domain controller and installed FPNW (file and print services for Netware). For some reason I cannot get clients to connect to that Windows server without a password box popping up. I know it is something very simple I am not doing when configuring the clients on the new 2003 box, but their is virtually no documentation included with FPNW and very little info out their on the net on this subject. I need to get the Novell clients to synchronize their passwords with this 2003 server and NDS so I can migrate files and printing off the Novell server somewhat seamlessly. Any help would be much appreciated. If someone can give me a detailed explanation of how to accomplish this and maybe some advice to migrate from Novell to Windows 2003 in the easiest manner I will be very happy.