web url for server name

IIs6   2003

the server name doesnt work as a url

eg  http://localhost/mch  works
http://nameofserver/mch  doesnt work

ping all resolves correctly as does dns  

what might be going wrong?
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Does that machine have more than 1 IP address.  
Maybe the Website config in IIS is bound to IP  
If you ping nameofserver do you get the correct IP?
try to telnet machinename 80
if not ok check your machine firewall

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Check that, in the website, in IIS, that there is a binding record for "nameofserver"

mhamerAuthor Commented:
hi thanks, was hips, never had that happen before. threw me a bit.

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