NetBios over TCP/IP grayed out!!!

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CoreDragon

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Okay, here's what's happening... In windows Xp, I can see the computers in my home network but I get an error message when I try to access a computer. In Windows 98/ME, I see my windows xp computer and I can access it's files with no problem.

I have tried to do everything but nothing worked. Then I heard somewhere that you have to enable NetBios over TCP/IP on the 98/ME machines. I did what they told me and I found that the "Enable NetBios over TCP/IP" checkbox was grayed out! How can I make it so I can ungray it and select that option?

If there are any other solution to solve this annoying problem, please tell me!

Thx!:D
 
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waddy

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I dont think you need Netbios

I use TCP/IP to network my machines 2K, XP, 98 and NT4

Im not sure i understand what you mean , but on the machine that says you cant access the file etc , make a user and password Logon using that on the other machine andf see if you can get access

Check you shares and permissons for the folders or drives
 
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Lactic.Acid

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An error message, eh? It's been nigh on eighty years since I seen one of them...back in 23, it was!

Sorry. What error? Perhaps it's not your networking protocols at all.
/L.A
 

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