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Why does an error message appear at the startup of Windows and the network cannot be connected?

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Err Msg:
Windows: System error
The same name exists on the network.

Please check the setting of the computer name.
Ensure that the static IP address for the network interface card (NIC) is correct and not duplicating of any other terminals.
After the settings are corrected, restart the VAIO computer.