troubleshooting Question

netbios name resolution is not working

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I have very strange issues with my desktop which is part of my domain. Win7 64 bit
DNS resolution is working fine and I can see other machines with either IP or FQDN
While NetBIOS names are not resolved any longer  (was working fine a couple of weeks ago) even though that I have correct WINS server configured. I tried to rebuild my IP stack and flash DNS and arp and still no luck.  Any other desktop works resolves NetBIOS names without problems. I had to place all of my servers to the hosts file to make it to work for a time being. I don’t want to do a major windows reinstall and I tried all basic troubleshooting: rebuild IP stack, flash DNS,  assign static and switch to DCHP etc….tried system restore Any meaningful suggestion from a REALl expert will be appreciated.
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Rob Hutchinson
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