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Annoying Server Setup


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#1 reyak

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Posted 18 September 2007 - 02:58 PM

I'm having serious problems running a Snap Server. I run it as an extra hard drive. No operating system, just a file holder. It only seems to work if I run it through a network router called Linksys (BEFSR41 V4). Mind you, I dont know if it can work directly, this is only the way I figured out how. Irritating, but it works....sort of. Mind you, the router is worthless for anything else because I cannot configure it for the internet.

Now, the main problem. I disconnected everything to change locations, and now the server wont work. All the lights are on on the router and server, but when I try to map the drive, it says;

"the mapped network drive could not be created because the following error has occured: The workstation driver is not installed."

I tried looking for the drivers for both pieces of hardware, but I dont know where to get them, yes I know, manufaturers websites, but I can't find them there.

I have a windows XP Home OS on an Emachine computer. I'm running SP2. The device manager gives me no answers, not even a warning.


Can someone help?

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#2 reyak

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Posted 20 March 2010 - 02:31 AM

This topic was from 2007....I have since dismantled the server, and used the HDs equipped separately with enclosures. This topic can be deleted.

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Posted 20 March 2010 - 10:38 AM

Feedback appreciated...but the forum does not necessarily delete closed topics/threads.

They thus remain available to someone who might encounter a similar situation as you experienced...or those (like myself) who just learn from situations which are posted in the XP forum.

Happy computing :thumbsup:.

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