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Windows System Error-Duplicate Name Exists on the Network

Discussion in 'All Other Software' started by dotbowels, Jul 30, 2006.

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  1. dotbowels

    dotbowels Thread Starter

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    Put on new Norton now getting this:

    Windows System Error
    Duplicate Name Exists on the Network
    ---------------------------------------------

    We have a desk unit with router and 2 notebooks hooked wirelessly

    Any way to stop that message? I took their firewall off but still getting that message :(
    Also took of their goback cause i was getting error messages
    Grrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr

    Thanks
     
  2. JohnWill

    JohnWill Retired Moderator

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    You need to make sure all the computers have unique names, that's what the message is referring to.
     
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