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I have a single network running SBS 2003. One single XP SP3 machine cannot... will not... access network shares by the share name. You put \\ShareName into the run box, and it kicks back with "The network path was not found". If I use an IP address it finds the share just fine. I can ping by single label name and FQDN and get back the correct IP address. Just for kicks I manually added the shares IP addresses to the machines host file... but it didn't make a difference. Any ideas as to why this machine cannot find anything on the network by name?

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Does the DNS suffix of the client machine match the DSN suffix of the server and does it match the FQDN of your AD DNS zone? – joeqwerty Mar 5 '13 at 21:09
Yes to both of those – Cygnus X Mar 5 '13 at 21:31
Is the client using the AD DNS server for DNS? What happens if you run nslookup from the client and query for the server in question? – joeqwerty Mar 5 '13 at 22:05
Do you have enough CALs? – CIA Mar 6 '13 at 6:20
This computer was working just fine last week. The only thing that has changed is we switched anti-virus software on it. I have plenty of CALs and an nslookup shows that everything is correct – Cygnus X Mar 6 '13 at 15:41

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