I can map a drive using hostname but not IP address
Posted on 2008-09-30
For some reason, when on my Vista workstation, I can map a drive to my Server 2008 machine (DC) if I use the hostname, but if I try to use the IP address it doesn't work. This seems backwards to me, because IP addresses usually work whereas using the hostname depends on DNS. Can anybody explain why this might happen and how to fix it? Thanks in advance.