Re: Authenticating a Windows XP workstation to a 2000 Server
From: Steven L Umbach (n9rou_at_nospam-comcast.net)
Date: Fri, 3 Dec 2004 21:11:54 -0600
What exactly are you trying to do - logon from this computer that is domain
member, join it to the domain, or access a domain resource from a workgroup
computer?? Smb signing can sometimes be a problem with XP and Windows 2000.
See the link below for more on that. --- Steve
"mitch" <email@example.com> wrote in message
>I can ping the server. I am a dhcp address with the correct IP's. I also
> ipconfig /flushdns and ipconfig /registerdns. The dhcp is pointing to the
> DNS server. Any thoughts?
> "Bill Grant" wrote:
>> Can you ping the domain controller? If you can, what is the DNS
>> on the workstation? It should point to your local DNS only.
>> "mitch" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
>> > Hi,
>> > I have a windows 2000 serve Sp4 with Active Directory. When I try to
>> > authenticate a windows XP workstation to the domain, I receive the
>> > username
>> > and password box. I then get an error that says
>> > "the network name cannot be found"
>> > I am using the administrator account to authenticate. Any ideas?
>> > Thanks.
>> > Mitch