Most Windows machines will not have to configure WINS. It is automatically configured when you get an IP address from a DHCP server. Normally this is only needed for manual configuration of older windows server machines.
On the Charles River Campus, the WINS servers are:
- wins.bu.edu [22.214.171.124]
- wins2.bu.edu [126.96.36.199]
On the Medical Campus, the WINS server is:
- wins.bumc.bu.edu [188.8.131.52]