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I've installed Microsoft iSCSI Software Target 3.3 on a server 2008 R2 machine and created a new iSCSI Target. In the target I created a new Virtual Disk.

From another server I started iSCSI Initiator and in Targets | Target I typed the IP of the Target. (Also tried DNS name.) But when I click Refresh I never see the target. Through googling I found this Youtube tut from a French guy doing pretty much what I did (only difference is I'm in a domain).

I first though that maybe Port 3260 was closed but its not I can telnet to it. Also disabled all firewalls to see if that was blocking anything... No luck so far.

Does anybody know of possible reasons why I can't connect to the iSCSI Target?

If I can provide more info please let me know what's needed? Extra info: I've used this tut to set things up.

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perhaps you've already seen these instructions: technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee338480(v=WS.10).aspx –  uSlackr Jun 12 '12 at 21:07
Hi uSlackr yes I've read those too but while googling some more I found the root-cause of my problem. I've fat fingerd my IQN of the Initiator. Thanks for thinking with me. –  Joost Verdaasdonk Jun 12 '12 at 21:13

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While googling about connection problems I notices this Article

And it explained that the iSCSI initiators tab on the Target should be correct. So I checked my IQN again and yep I fat fingered it! After entering the correct address connection was a fact!

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