Computer Browsing over WAN
You just connected two offices located in the different cities. There is one
domain controller with DNS and WINS in each office. Every thing works fine
except browsing on My Network Places.
When trying to browse the domain on My Network Places, you may receive “… is
We can ping remote computer.
We can map the remote server shared
The DNS looks good using nslookup to
We receive system Error 53 when using
\\remotepc. That tells us this is Master Browser and WINS issue.
Analysis and resolution:
When each DC with WINS starts,
it should register the [1b] and  for the DC with its WINS server and the
remote site WINS server. If not, you may need to check the WINS settings or
replicate the WINS database manually.
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