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Reoccuring error

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by escott68, Feb 17, 2008.

  1. escott68

    escott68 Private E-2

    I keep getting this error after my laptop starts up that says:

    "Could not access the local server"

    I am on a stand alone computer, not hooked up to a
    network, it is my personal office PC
    I run Windows XP on an HP laptop

    Any one have an idea why it keeps confusing me with
    being connected to a network?

  2. cat5e

    cat5e MajorGeek

    Take a look at the Network ID and make sure that the computer is not configured to be on a Domain.

    It should be set for regular home/peer-to=peer Network.
  3. escott68

    escott68 Private E-2

    It's set up to WORKGROUP, which is located right below
    the DOMAIN. I did not see an option for peer to peer
    or home there

    I went into Control panel/System/Computer name tab
  4. escott68

    escott68 Private E-2

    It's fine now. The error was occuring because there a remnant of the McAfee program still on the system. Once I deleted it, the problem was gone


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