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detonatorX

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« on: May 16, 2002, 02:00:23 AM »
how do other clients and including the server PC access my PWS? im on a LAN with WinXP Pro as server and 3 Win98SEs as clients. im running Win98SE. i usually access my PWS using http://localhost/project1/. pls advise.

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« Reply #1 on: May 16, 2002, 02:20:08 AM »
Pardon my ignorance, what's PWS?

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« Reply #2 on: May 16, 2002, 02:23:39 AM »
personal web server

MS software

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« Reply #3 on: May 16, 2002, 02:24:29 AM »
have you tried

http://(your ip address here)/project1

Edited by Louie on 5/16/2002 2:24:58 PM

badsektor

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« Reply #4 on: May 16, 2002, 04:15:25 AM »
that should work. pwede rin yung NETBIOS name

Boris

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« Reply #5 on: May 16, 2002, 08:25:09 AM »
yep... something like

http://workstation01/project1/

nvictus

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« Reply #6 on: May 16, 2002, 02:51:20 PM »
Localhost only works on the machine where pws is running.

You have to substitute 'localhost' with an 'ip' or 'name' of the box that you're trying to access, like ^ says.

detonatorX

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« Reply #7 on: May 21, 2002, 06:53:00 AM »
thanks for the replies. got it to work already.