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JSI Tip 4200. Shed freeware rapidly makes shared resources available.

"Shed is a very fast Windows shared resource scanner. Multiple potential hosts
are scanned in parallel and when a shared resource is encountered it is
enumerated in a separate thread for maximum efficiency.

This program is designed to run on a PC running Windows NT/2000. Although it
will run on a Windows 9x machine it will be limited to detecting and
connecting to shares on the local network (i.e. the Network Neighborhood).
Shed will not detect shares on the Internet when run on a Windows 9x machine.

Clicking the Options button will allow you to configure the type of shared
resources that will be displayed when a scan is run. You should also select
the most appropriate network connection from the System Configuration
drop-down list so that Shed will configure itself for the best performance.

To start a scan, enter an IP address range in the Start IP and Stop IP boxes
or just a single IP address in the Start IP box and press Enter or click the
Go button. To resolve a hostname, enter the name in the box above the
Hostname Lookup button and press Enter or click the Hostname Lookup button.

To connect to a discovered share simply double-click on an entry in the
tree-view. It may take several seconds for Windows Explorer to connect to a
remote host.

Version 1.01

o  Fixed possible missing detecting shares of machines toward the end of a scan.

Version 1.00

o  Initial release.


This software was written by Robin Keir and is distributed as freeware.
I take no responsibility for any damage or problems caused by using it
but I do welcome comments and suggestions. Charging money for this program
in any form, such as if it is placed on a CD as part of a collection
is not permitted without the prior consent of the author.


[email protected]"

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