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How to enable ICS service

Dear Sir,

am working in a small organization as a System Admin.

here i configured a printer over the network, when i try to connect to that printer from other pc within the same network and same workgroup i won't get, if i see in the main computer where the printer(HP 1018) is installed and shared, it is showing shared right mark on it but when i checked in services their ICS services as been stopped if i select start option also it is saying that cannot start, what is the actual problem, why it is happening like this
can u help me out please

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Are you running Windows Server 2000?

If so - this is a well known problem with 2000.

When you have a server running Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) or Dynamic DNS (DDNS), the Internet Connection Sharing (ICS) service may not function correctly or may cause some services to stop working. In addition, various error messages may be displayed.

To resolve this issue, do not run the ICS service on a DHCP or DDNS server. NAT (which is installed using routing protocols in the Routing and Remote Access Service (RRAS) snap-in) works correctly if you do not enable the DNS Proxy service or the DHCP allocator.

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