Use IP addressing instead of name resolution
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If you are using Windows XP or Office XP and are having problems identifying other workstations
on the domain or picking up email servers, instead of using Netbios, or name resolution, try using
the IP addresses of the machines. Microsoft has reconfigured its products to use IP addressing,
rather than name resolution.
This was first published in January 2002
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