Re: IIS and Internet Access

From: JJ (JJ_at_discussions.microsoft.com)
Date: 01/31/05


Date: Mon, 31 Jan 2005 12:53:02 -0800

Yes Jeff I am using the IP address to connect to server box now and I can do
that but when I try to run a report from the box I get an Action Canceled
error. Any ideas on what could be causing this?

Thanks,
JJ

"Jeff Cochran" wrote:

> On Mon, 31 Jan 2005 12:11:04 -0800, "JJ"
> <JJ@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote:
>
> > I have the following going on: A win 2k3 server running sql server and
> >reporting services. I have IIS configured on it and can run reports
> >internally on my network but when I try to access a report from the web I get
> >nothing back. I can access my web projects but cant access and display
> >reports from web. I am using a static ip address to access the website for
> >now. I don't have a domain name setup for this box yet if that makes a
> >difference. and internally when I refer to the box in the website I use the
> >boxs computer name. Any ideas on what could be wrong here?
>
> The "boxs(sic) computer name" is its NetBIOS name. It's not available
> outside your LAN unless you have a DNS entry for it, which would
> require a domain and proper records. Have you tried the IP address?
>
> Jeff
>