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How can I access Windows Server 2000 from Windows Vista?

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Hello! I am trying to access Windows Server 2000 from a PC where Windows Vista Professional is its OS. Both computers are registered into a domain network (LAN) and the computer where Windows Server 2000 is installed is acting as the Fileserver of the LAN. While trying to access the fileserver from Windows Vista PC I receive errors related to access permission; even if the user has been granted full access!

Any ideas?
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Mike Lazarus earned 2000 total points
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Do you mean Vista Business? Only Business or Ultimate can join a domain.

Is the 2000 server the DC? if not, what the DC OS?

 I've found that turning off IPv6 in the Vista network properties can fix a lot of connection issues with pre Vista/Serv2008 systems.

You might try this - http://www.vistax64.com/vista-networking-sharing/56950-vista-server-2000-domain-controler.html
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thanks a lot!
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