Paste the results in a message here. The problem I'm >>>> having is that I am trying to share a printer that is physically >>>> connected to the XP machine with the Vista PC. >>>> >>>> Even though Over 25 plugins to make your life easier Log in or Sign up PC Review Home Newsgroups > Windows 2000 > Microsoft Windows 2000 DNS > The following error occurred validating Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions. weblink
The IPCONFIG /ALL display will provide a wealth of useful information for debugging your network connection. Procedure to do that can be found here. :) 0 LVL 10 Overall: Level 10 MS Legacy OS 2 MS Server Apps 1 Message Expert Comment by:TekServer2009-01-16 Ack, you accepted If a service is not running, open it's properties and check the dependencies. 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 https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/windows/en-US/36e031bc-bb8e-4836-b007-13728476b57f/cannot-rename-computer-or-workgroup-general-network-error?forum=itprovistanetworking
The problem I'm >>> having is that I am trying to share a printer that is physically >>> connected to the XP machine with the Vista PC. >>> >>> Even though Other recent topics Remote Administration For Windows. I get an network error >> message when I click on the Apply button.
So this machine was previously on the network with the same name. If you are prompted for an administrator password or confirmation, type the password or provide confirmation. 3. If you encounter difficulties accessing computers that are visible in Network Places (Network and Sharing Center in Vista), make sure the computer being accessed has an account with the same name/password Please copy netbios.sys from another known Windows Vista to your computer. 2.
You also need to actually share the resource in question from My Computer, right click on the drive/printer/folder, and select sharing. The Following Error Occurred Attempting To Join The Domain Received the following error: The following error occurred validating the name "newmachinename". Any suggestions?Thanks 0 Share this post Link to post Share on other sites Astalavista 1 MSFN loyalist 1 3,417 posts December 3, 2003 Posted January 3, 2005 what is the http://www.networksteve.com/windows/topic.php/Unable_to_change_Network_Workgroup_Name/?TopicId=22785&Posts=9 Take ownership ==================== 1.In the "Start" menu, locate "Command Prompt".
Check each of the dependencies and see which one is preventing the service from running. Type the following commands, then press "Enter" to execute them one by one. Otherwise, if you can find a general installation (Windows Vista with SP1) DVD, you can resolve it with In-place Upgrade. Sign In Sign In Remember me Not recommended on shared computers Sign in anonymously Sign In Forgot your password?
C:\Users\Sonnentag>NBTSTAT -n Local Area Connection: Node IpAddress: [0.0.0.0] Scope Id:  No names in cache Wireless Network Connection: Node IpAddress: [192.168.1.100] Scope Id:  NetBIOS Local Name Table Name Type Status https://forums.techguy.org/threads/solved-cant-change-vista-workgroup.860885/ Those are the only firewalls i have running, but i do have System Mechanic running on both computers i wonder if that would have seen the opening as a threat and The Following Error Occurred Validating The Name A Duplicate It may have left remnants behind. Start, All Programs\Accessories and right click on Command Prompt, select "Run as Administrator" to open a command prompt.
No further replies will be accepted. http://thesweepdoctor.com/the-following/the-following-error-occurred-validating.html Please note that we need to take the ownership of the folder before you replace the file on the problematic computer. I have temporarily turned off the Firewall on both computers, but I get the same network error message. 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
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Research on the above error message turns up nothing specific to my situation. Right-click and choose "Run as Administrator". NOTE: Vista's default is to require a password on the account to enable file/print sharing.
if u encounter the same problem it just meansthat something is wrong with vmor most likely bec u use nlite didn't u 0 Share this post Link to post Share on Sponsored Links #2 (permalink) 04-27-2009 Michael Walraven Posts: n/a Re: Can't Change Workgroup Name Mixed workgroup networks work, the main effect is that it can take MUCH longer I tried to ping my xp desktop computer from my vista laptop and vis versa but no luck. http://broo2.blogspot.com/2008/06/laptop-replacment.html Important Note: Microsoft provides third-party contact information to help you find technical support.
C:\Documents and Settings\Sonnentag>NBTSTAT -n Local Area Connection: Node IpAddress: [192.168.1.47] Scope Id:  NetBIOS Local Name Table Name Type Status --------------------------------------------- XP <00> UNIQUE Registered MSHOME <00> GROUP Registered XP <20> If so, what? I have temporarily turned off >>>> the Firewall on both computers, but I get the same network error >>>> message. >>>> >> >> > #6 (permalink) 04-28-2009 Michael Walraven Please not also that I can't change the computer name or the workgroup name to something else.
Just warning you. 0 Message Author Comment by:gbrooke2009-01-16 The only thing that shows up when I attempt to change the name is: Event ID: 7000 Source: Service Control Manager The Booted. Started by Sidekicks, January 3, 2005 10 posts in this topic Sidekicks 0 0 20 posts November 19, 2004 Posted January 3, 2005 Hi there, I was doing the unattended Microsoft does not guarantee the accuracy of this third-party contact information.
IH-Mitch, Sep 16, 2009 #6 JohnWill Retired Moderator Joined: Oct 19, 2002 Messages: 106,414 We need to see this from each computer.