From: <monkey at roningamer dot com>
> Therein may lie another problem. all the IP addresses here are static, we
> are not using DHCP internally (thats not to say DHCP isnt enabled). its
> just easier for the others who will be using this network to remember the
> computer name rather than have to remember an IP or have to open up a
> spreadsheet every time they want to know which computer is which. also
> changing shortcuts and everything set up in software with a computer name
> instead of an IP on 12 or so computers would be a large hassle.
> Thanks for the feedback and if anyone else has any kind of idea to solve
> this issue it would be greatly appriciated.
A WINS server. The NetBIOS broadcasts do not go over the VPN link, so you
have no way of knowing the netbios names. That means a WINS server or a