|Be careful as sometimes static setuip's included other files and configs that remain even if you switch to dhcp.|
If dns fails.
If system is local and no routers between then nbtstat -S as your 2003 is most likely a b-node.
You might have lmhosts or even hosts file that was in there somewhere.Might have a wins server also.
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