Do you have DNS installed on your server?
What does a IPCONFIG/All give from your workstation? You haven't filled in
the ISP's DNS-numbers in the TCP/IP of that station have you?

Marina

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> When I let DHCP server assign my PC an IP address and then run traceroute
> "myservername" it goes through my router to the internet to resolve the

name
> and fails but if I assign it a fixed IP and run traceroute it stays inside
> the network and is resolved by WINS. What is different about the address
> assigned by DHCP and a fixed address? I thought an IP address was an IP
> address no matter how it was assigned.
>
> Thanks
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