[Box Backup] Can Win32 client backup files from another machine?

E.W. Peter Jalajas boxbackup at fluffy.co.uk
Thu Jul 20 17:33:10 BST 2006

Yeah, that's what we did last night, and we kept getting the 1/9 error
(two different remote machines, a small handful of different

Just flailing:  Is there something special about how your share out the
directory on the the remote machine?  Are you in a workgroup or domain?
Simple file sharing?  Special DNS/NetBIOS/DHCP settings?  Maybe we have
a firewall issue on one or both of our machines. 

--- Andrei <andrei at soft-dev.com> wrote:

> Well, I first mounted the other computer's network share to drive z:\
> (That's in Control Panel/Network Connections/Tools/Map Network Drive
> -
> you enter a drive letter and a network path eg.
> "\\OTHERCOMP\myshare\")
> Then I entered in BoxBackup's config file the path for a backed up
> item (eg. z:\files)

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