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Duplicate hostname computers

Created: 25 Aug 2014 | 4 comments
Sudarshanp's picture

Hi All,
Am working on the workgroup envornment and there are many system with same hostname due to which duplicate hostname are not reflecting on the console .
What shall i do for such issue or duplicate guid is will solve the same issue.

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James007's picture

Why do I get duplicate computer names in the Altiris Database?

Article:HOWTO3592  | Created: 2006-05-16  | Updated: 2006-05-23  | Article URL

Sudarshanp's picture

Hi, Thanks James007 but in my case i want both computers to be shown in the database and there inventory as in my envornment there are some 20 -30 system as abc-pc that why am consened will it work or i need to change the hoatname first as it will be a big activity Sudarshn P

James007's picture

You need to rename duplicate host name

Sudarshanp's picture

But my consuned is that if agent is install on all system will it reflect on the server or not ?????
As if it is reflecting on the server then I can change the hostname as required.