Dialing in to an NT4 Remote Access Server
On the NT4 Client system, Dial-Up Networking
can be defined for Dialing out with all possible protocols:
When defining now the "Dial-Up Networking"
connection, I have now the choice to select any protocol, without
having to reboot (because the systems needed to establish a new
Connection from NT4 DUN via
NetBEUI is a simple protocol, and as long as it is defined both
on the NT4 RAS Server and the NT4 DUN-Client, you should have no
problem to connect:
Once you are connected, the NT4 RAS system shows up in the
"Network Neighborhood" and you can browse the
||Be patient, it may take a while,
before the information is showing up
in the "Network-Neighborhood"
Connection from NT4 DUN via IPX
||However, when establishing the connection
via IPX-protocol, the NT4 RAS Server
will NOT show up in the "Network
According to the Microsoft "Knowledge
that is a "designed behavior"
(and don't ask me
why, it took me already too long to find that
request a display
of the resources
available on the
here you can
I have no explanation for this "Microsoft Design", and
what is more confusing this subject:
||Using a Windows95 DUN
is configure for IPX-protocol, the
NT4 RAS system WILL BE
in the "Network Neighborhood"