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Error message when you try to configure backup options for a computer in Windows Home Server: "The computer cannot be contacted"
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When you try to configure backup options for a computer in Windows Home Server, you may receive the following error message:
The computer cannot be contacted. Make sure the computer is on and connected to the network and try again.
This problem occurs when the computer that is running Windows Home Server cannot communicate with the client computer.
To resolve this problem, make sure that the following conditions are true:
For more information about Windows Home Server, visit the following Microsoft Web sites:
Introducing Windows Home Server
Windows Home Server Forums