Networking os 10.4.6 and windows

I am having a heck of time networking win 98 to tiger. I know my log on screen name and password must match my tiger short nameand have window file sharing on. When I go and search the network on the pc, the mac computer name comes up different. What amd I doing wrong? Also, what best way to set xp up and a file sharing network up with macs. I use be able do pc to mac no problem now its the opposite way a round now.

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