Microsoft NetBIOS Computer Naming Conventions

Summary

This article is intended to clarify what are valid NetBIOS computer names.

More Information

A computer name can be up to 15 alphanumeric characters with no blank spaces. The name must be unique on the network and can contain the following special characters:

! @ # $ % ^ & ( ) - _ ' { } . ~
The Following characters are not allowed:

\ * + = | : ; " ? < > ,

References

Microsoft Windows NT Network Administration 4.0

Support Fundamentals For Microsoft Windows NT 3.5

Microsoft Windows 95 Resource Kit

RFC 1001 Protocol Standard For A NetBIOS Service On A TCP/UDP Transport:
Concepts And Methods
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ID articolo: 188997 - Ultima revisione: 23 gen 2007 - Revisione: 1

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