View Full Version : can't change workgroup name

14-04-2003, 10:41 PM
for some reason i can't change my workgroups name
running window 2000
after i get into my computers properties and went to the 2nd tab
under properties for renaming my computer...
the workgroups part was greyed out

without a proper workgroup name
i can't get file sharing working
i can already ping and receive packets properly
just not share the files....

help plz...i'm very desperate

Billy T
14-04-2003, 11:34 PM
Are you running with full administrator privileges Rex?


Billy 8-{)

15-04-2003, 08:27 AM
running as admin already

Graham L
15-04-2003, 03:50 PM
Perhaps the network software has to be stopped to change anything as fundamental as the workgroup.