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    DNS issue

    Re: Windows XP not seeing hosts file Thanks, Michael. I actually just found this myself, and was coming in to post it. I turned off the DNS service as suggested, and it worked like a charm. Thanks all, -Dave
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    DNS issue

    Windows XP not seeing hosts file This is a renaming of my previous thread from earlier today. The specific problem that I'm having is that Windows simply isn't seeing the hosts file. It's in the correct location - c:\windows\system32\drivers\etc\hosts. For some reason, though, it's being...
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    DNS issue

    ** I figured out what the problem is, and started a new thread.
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    DNS issue

    Thanks, but no change.
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    DNS issue

    Thanks for the reply, mlakrid. I'm not sure just what you're saying, though. The problem that I'm having is that, for some reason, my machine is relating the server name (npopower) to the external IP address. Other machines here in the office (all of them) use the same DNS servers, but, for...
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    DNS issue

    As far as the "why" goes, I couldn't say. The only uncommented line in the Hosts file is: 10.10.11.12 npopower.nposolutions.com Which is the internal IP and server name of the server I'm trying to connect to. I've attached the screen shot that you requested. Thanks, -Dave
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    DNS issue

    Hello. I'll apoligize up front that I'm not a network admin - I know just enough to be dangerous. My IT department has officially given up on solving my issue, though, so I thought I'd look for some suggestions here. Yesterday, I got a new hard drive for my machine. All I've done so far is...