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Mixed Domain

Hi,
The scenario: NT4 PDC, NT4 BDC & Windows 2000 as Member Server.
I have recently installed Win2k3 Server, it can find the Win2k server when I click start/run/win2k_servername. But does not find the NT4 server when I do the same.
All the servers are in the same physical LAN and same subnet.
The error that I get when I try to connect to the NT4 server is "No network provider accepted the given network path".
I may not upgrade the NT4 servers to 2000. Any solutions for this?
Regards,
rujs
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stafiCommented:
1. what about start > run > \\ip of the nt4
2. can you ping the nt4 from 2003?
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WeHeCommented:
are you using wins and/or dns?
are there entries for the nt4 servers in dns/wins/lmhost?
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ikm7176Commented:
you might find the link below helpful

http://blog.mvpcn.net/nuoyan/archive/2004/10/21/4663.aspx
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rujsAuthor Commented:
1. (what about start > run > \\ip of the nt4 )
Answer is NO
2. (can you ping the nt4 from 2003?)
Answer is YES
3. (are you using wins and/or dns?)
Answer is YES - Using WINS server
4. (are there entries for the nt4 servers in dns/wins/lmhost?)
Answer is YES - Entries present in WINS, please tell me how do I add in LMHOST?
5. (you might find the link below helpful
http://blog.mvpcn.net/nuoyan/archive/2004/10/21/4663.aspx)
Answer is - This link did not help.
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WeHeCommented:
no lmhosts is needed when you use WINS.
did you configure the W2K Server to use the WINS Server?
did you configure the DNS Server to lookup WINS for unresolveable Names?
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rujsAuthor Commented:
WeHe can you please tell me how do I do all the things that you asked me as I haven't done any of these. I have put the WINS Server's IP in the WIN2K3 server?
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rujsAuthor Commented:
Dear WeHe,
Thanks for the help provided.
I had to reinstall the Win2K3 server though to get it in the domain. All I did was I had WINS information added to the server without the gateway or DNS.
Thanks once again.
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