On Fri, 18 Feb 2005 12:52:17 -0500, Daniel Wood <dwood at somd dot lib dot md dot us> wrote:
> Can someone assist newbie with hopefully a simple problem? I want my LAN
> computers with DHCP assigned addresses 10.1.0.0/24 to be able to browse
> and connect to other computers on the WAN subnet so that I can share
> files. I can connect to any of these computers by mapping to a shared
> folder if I type in the IP address and share name of the folder, but
> cannot browse and see them.
You need DNS if you have all Windows 2000, XP, and 2003 machines. You
need WINS if you have any Win 95/98/ME/NT4 machines. And there's more
to it than that.
This is a decent article on it.
This one looks ok too, at a glance.
And an older KB article.