Problem displaying books from remote machines
#1  Dan__ 07-26-2019, 01:04 PM
I'm porting my calibre server from an old windows server to a new win 10 machine. If I connect using localhost:8888 I get the initial screen, click the button as see all the books.

If I connect from another machine using, I get the initial screen, click the button, wait, and then it times out telling me there are no books.

Remote access worked fine on the old machine and I have replicated the drive and folder locations and used the same commands to start the server.

Any suggestions about how to diagnosis and fix this?


#2  kovidgoyal 07-26-2019, 02:33 PM
If it is working from localhost but not another IP it typically means something in the network path is blocking the connection, susually a firewall/antivirus. Turn those off temporarily and try.

#3  Dan__ 07-26-2019, 06:36 PM
Yes, it must be so. Everything is a completely new install. A few reboots seem to have cured whatever was ailing it.


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