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Windows XP unable to view workgroup computers

Windows XP unable to view workgroup computers

Windows XP unable to browse the workgroup computer. Cannot even the other computer using computer/NetBIOS name.

If try to run “nbtstat -c: or “nbtstat -r” from the command prompt, the follow error message shown:

Failed to access NetBT Driver – NetBT may not be loade

Solution:

The registry key HKLM\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\NetBT\Parameters\TransportBindName might be blank. Set it to “\Device\” and then reboot the computer