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ORA-12454: connect failed because target host or object does not exist

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Just installed Oracle ORACLE CLIENT 10.2.0.4 Client on a Windows 2003 server.  Trying to conect to Oracle database through SQL plus and get the error: ORA-12454: connect failed because target host or object does not exist.  TNSPING unsucessful also.  Replicated same install procedures on a Windows XP computer and could sucessfully connect.  Used same SQLNET.ORA and TNSNAMES.ORA on both server and desktop PC to verify both files are valid.
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