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Duplicate name exist on the Network

Discussion in 'Networking' started by ralph888, Nov 1, 2007.

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  1. ralph888

    ralph888 Thread Starter

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    I keep getting this message,saying a duplicate name exists on the network. How do
    you track this problem down? Thank You
     
  2. rvalentino

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    What are you doing when you get that message? Is this a home network? How many computers are on the network?
     
  3. ralph888

    ralph888 Thread Starter

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    When I boot up, the message appears at the taskbar. I have two computers on the my home network.
     
  4. TerryNet

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    What are the computer names? (In the Properties of 'My Computer' look on the Computer Name tab for the 'Full computer name:'.)
     
  5. JohnWill

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    And tell us about any wireless connections, you could have a freeloader. :)
     
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