NBTSTAT and Computer Management

I am able to ping a computer by IP and by name.
But If I try to use nbtstat -A ipadress or nbtstat -a computername
it says host not found.

I also cannot connect to it through computer management.

any idea why?

thanks
jskfanAsked:
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jasonmallisonCommented:
Sounds like you need to enable Netbios over TCP/IP.
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jskfanAuthor Commented:
if I enable Netbios over TCP/IP, would it have any bad effect?
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jasonmallisonCommented:
no not at all, there may be a tad more broadcast traffic, but nothing to be concerned about...
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jskfanAuthor Commented:
it worked..

Excellent!!!!!!!
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