Re: Windows 95 Emerald

Ryan Smith ( (no email) )
Thu, 12 Jun 1997 14:32:57 -0400

From: Dale E. Reed Jr. <>
Date: Thursday, June 12, 1997 1:14 PM
Subject: Re: Windows 95 Emerald

>Ryan Smith wrote:
>> If I dial into the system at night from home, via Radius/Emerald/Portmast
>> connection, is it possible to run the remote (??) Emerald from my laptop
>> see who is online, etc? Or, do I need to install RAS and a modem on the
>> server itself that has Emerald (main copy) running?
>> Also, what do I need to do on the laptop to get Emerald on? Just
>> SQL and then Emerald? Or is there something "a little bit more" than
>> that??
>You need to install the SQL client utilities (run setup.exe just like
>you are installing SQL Server) and Emerald.
>If you assigned address for dialup is not in the same class c
>as your SQL Server, you need to make sure you laptop is pointing
>to the same WINS server your SQL Server is.
>You can just dial right into the PM and everything should work
>Dale E. Reed Jr. (

Cool, I'll try it tonight.. One other question, do I need to be running
NetBios on either machine? Or can I get by with just TCP/IP??

Ryan Smith