Why Experts Exchange?

Experts Exchange always has the answer, or at the least points me in the correct direction! It is like having another employee that is extremely experienced.

Jim Murphy
Programmer at Smart IT Solutions

When asked, what has been your best career decision?

Deciding to stick with EE.

Mohamed Asif
Technical Department Head

Being involved with EE helped me to grow personally and professionally.

Carl Webster
CTP, Sr Infrastructure Consultant
Ask ANY Question

Connect with Certified Experts to gain insight and support on specific technology challenges including:

Troubleshooting
Research
Professional Opinions
Ask a Question
Did You Know?

We've partnered with two important charities to provide clean water and computer science education to those who need it most. READ MORE

troubleshooting Question

Do I need WINS?

Avatar of Greg27
Greg27 asked on
Windows Server 2008
20 Comments1 Solution1194 ViewsLast Modified:
Installed new 2008 R2 DC's and demoted 2003 DC's. We were running WINS, but decided to not use ti anymore as I have been told we don't need it anymore. Problem I am now facing is client software looking for license server. It requires you to find the server, but can only find computers ont he same subnet without WINS. Is there any way to see computers accross subnets through "My Network Places" or whatever these client software packages use?
ASKER CERTIFIED SOLUTION
Avatar of Darius Ghassem
Commented:
This problem has been solved!
Unlock 1 Answer and 20 Comments.
See Answers