Any failure to PING needs to be corrected before you go any farther. TerryNet, Sep 16, 2009 #13 IH-Mitch Thread Starter Joined: Jul 18, 2009 Messages: 106 Nope, my version System Mechanic does not have a firewall. http://support.gateway.com/support/ask_gateway.asp Important Note: Microsoft provides third-party contact information to help you find technical support. I can't find all the user settings on the workgroup or domain, and the Windows SBS 2008 R2 still won't connect? have a peek at these guys
Windows 7: Change Computer Name/Domain Changes 29 Jun 2011 #1 eiger3970 Windows 7 69 posts Change Computer Name/Domain Changes Hi Windows SevenForums, does someone NOT from Microsoft (useless, Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free so , join our community today! Home Forum Archives About Subscribe Network Steve Technology Tips and News Unable to change Network Workgroup Name This is a clean install of Vista on a Gateway notebook, using the OS Please note, however, that this machine was rebuilt from its >original CD's as I could not fix a problem where he could not use port 80 to >surf the net.
I get the same error message when I try to change the Workgroup name, which is different from the Computer name. #8 (permalink) 04-28-2009 Michael Walraven Posts: n/a Or You could use 'newsid' software to change the computer name in the GUI. (This will also generate a new SID for you PC) You may download newsid software from the From my dos commands, when I do a pathping, I get Rick-PC.mydomain.net... Please copy netbios.sys from another known Windows Vista to your computer. 2.
TCP/IP stack repair options for use with Vista or Windows 7. Put the NIC back in. After you find related information and confirm which file causes this issue, please find another Windows Vista SP1 system (not from Gateway), copy the same file and replace the file on Paste the results in a message here.
Click here to return to our Support page. IH-Mitch, Sep 14, 2009 #1 Sponsor JohnWill Retired Moderator Joined: Oct 19, 2002 Messages: 106,414 Well, a start might be to reset the stack. Please start a New Thread if you're having a similar issue.View our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site. I get the > same error message when I try to change the Workgroup name, which is > different from the Computer name. > #9 (permalink) 04-28-2009 Jack
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Booted. Start the computer by using the current Operating System. 2. Have run into that problem before so took the machine out of the domain and put in the WORKGROUP workgroup. If the methods in the above forum do not help, feel free to let me know.
Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. Vista SFC Procedure JohnWill, Sep 15, 2009 #2 IH-Mitch Thread Starter Joined: Jul 18, 2009 Messages: 106 Ok i got it now where i can change my workgroup on vista There are no special >>> characters or spaces in my home workgroup name. Tech Support Guy is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations.
netsh int ipv4 reset reset.log Reset IPv6 TCP/IP stack to installation defaults. In the "Start" menu, locate "Command Prompt". All my personal data is on other partitions so all I would lose in the programs that would need to be re-installed.I actually tried, this a couple of times, but all check my blog Advertisements do not imply our endorsement of that product or service.
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This will display the status of NetBIOS or indicate it's not configured. Welcome to the Microsoft Windows Vista Community Forums - Vistaheads, YOUR Largest Resource for Windows Vista related information.You are currently viewing our boards as a guest which gives you limited access With a traditional disk that may not be a problem but with relatively smaller SSâ€¦ Windows 10 Windows 7 Windows OS MS Legacy OS Cloning a Hard Drive with Casper Video TerryNet, Sep 16, 2009 #15 Sponsor This thread has been Locked and is not open to further replies.
Free Windows Admin Tool Kit Click here and download it now October 22nd, 2008 9:28am Thanks Arthur;I will try Gateway, but they haven't been much of a help on this issue.You This is my >challenge. > Just a thought - what permissions do you have for the registry keys HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Contro l\ComputerName\ActiveComputerName HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Contro l\ComputerName\ComputerName Administrators should have Read/Full Control permissions for both Also If you are on a machine with no network connection, use a floppy, USB disk, or a CD-RW disk to transfer a text file with the information to allow pasting it news Member Login Remember Me Forgot your password?
Please launch Event Log, check the System log and find which file the error is related to. If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started. then i dont get allow to change from disk C: to disk V:. No, create an account now.
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Thanks. Â 1. I have temporarily turned off the >>> Firewall on both computers, but I get the same network error message. >>> > > #7 (permalink) 04-28-2009 Jack Posts: n/a Microsoft does not guarantee the accuracy of this third-party contact information.