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Greenstead Only Human. Select it and enter a username and password. trying to share files on home network 4 replies I am using Belkin ADSL modem withb high speed mode wireless g router, I am trying to file share between a pc However, I either have done something wrong in setting up Win7 in the first place, or something is weird! http://haywirerobotics.com/windows-xp/installing-network-printer-windows-xp-using-ip-address.html

Only other thing I can see is Network Infrastructure Linksys WRT54GL. November 21, 2009 anthony72 Does this work if i am using Windows XP Media Center Edition November 21, 2009 frank My old Brother MFC had network and USB connections. Why isn't it this simple on the Windows website? However, when I double click the laptop icon on the Windows 7 machine I get the following error message: "Windows cannot access \\laptop. why not try these out

How To Share A Folder In Windows Xp In Network

October 7, 2009 Carey I followed the instructions with a windows 7 wireless laptop and xp home main machine. It's very apparent now that MS changed something in the way file/printer sharing works. Could this be causing a problem? I have seen that to be a big problem many a times.

  1. This is called the UNC path and is formatted as: \\computer_name\share_name\optional_file_name #2 Use the Windows Repair and Diagnostics Tools In Windows XP, right-click the network icon in the system tray and
  2. I also found as others have that the Win 7 and the XP machines all have to have Everyone with Full Control in folder share settings and in advanced settings.
  3. Hope you can help ::JamieDi:: Just outta curiosity.
  4. To try to identify and resolve network problems, click diagnose.” The XP machine can access the Win7 machine just fine.
  5. I have turned off the Windows firewall on the client but my host does not have one that I can find.

My solution: stop sharing the DRIVE and only share FOLDERS. Make sure to select the appropriate connection type (when installing McAfee) prior to Networking any XP, Vista and Win 7 computers. Message Insert Code Snippet Alt+I Code Inline Code Link H1 H2 Preview Submit your Reply Alt+S Ask a Different Networking Question Related Articles Other computers on network can't access my shared You Might Not Have Permission To Use This Network Resource Windows Xp so the problem is win7 can't login even the password is correct so i can't add the printer on win2k on my win7 ..

In Windows Vista, right-click the Network and Sharing Center icon and click Diagnose and Repair. Windows Xp Homegroup Open the Control Panel and then open Homegroup. Computer Type Laptop OS Windows 10 Reply With Quote New 05 Oct 2014 #5 kd833 View Profile View Forum Posts Junior Member Join Date : Oct 2014 Posts : 25 https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/304040 thanks November 11, 2009 kelly Nodscene For anyone having problems with sharing an external drive, I’ve found that you can’t share the root of the drive (IE: d:).

Hope you can help ::JamieDi:: Last edited by JamieDi; 06-29-2004 at 03:29 PM. How To Share Printer In Windows Xp To Windows 7 On the XP PC Do Start/Run/regedit. If one is already running, you can use the option to leave it or show the password. On the Win 7 computer, sometimes I have access to the XP computer sometimes I don't.

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when the tutorial says now you can see the folders in My network places and you can't. 1. http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/windows-7/share-files-and-printers-between-windows-7-and-xp/ Do the same for the other computer and then repost if you are still having problems. How To Share A Folder In Windows Xp In Network THANKS GUYS! Sharing Between Xp And Windows 10 November 22, 2009 Trine Curtis "First make sure both machines are members of the same Workgroup which by default is named Workgroup." Ok, I can see the name of my workgroup

THIS WAS MY ISSUE. http://haywirerobotics.com/windows-xp/how-to-downgrade-windows-xp-sp3-to-sp2.html Once I turned it off, it could access the XP machines immediately. I'm new here so please forgive me if I've posted in the wrong location! December 2, 2009 nripin Great Article mate !!! Networking Between Xp And 10

it ask the password right ? At forst that was not enaf and i still got the error, but i runed network setup wizard and who-al-a, i can connect to xp machine and its shares. I've setup a Netgear router (WNR2000v2 N-router) within the … Acer 5100 Network Won't Connect 2 replies [COLOR=green][COLOR=#434343]We've had the machine for 6 months working just fine. this content Thanks, Wayne" I have this exact same problem.

but my lap with W7 cannot find the XP PC. How To Share A Folder In Windows 7 In Local Network November 14, 2009 Ankit Upadhyay Hey man, this is amazing stuff !! Computer Type Laptop OS Windows 10 Reply With Quote New 14 Oct 2014 #7 kd833 View Profile View Forum Posts Junior Member Join Date : Oct 2014 Posts : 25

I wish there was a "default" setting for network settings on xp.

doesn't help any. September 29, 2009 ScubaPete Thanks man. OS windows 10 Reply With Quote « Previous Thread | Next Thread » Forum Windows 10 Forums Network and Sharing Sharing files on Windows 10 to Windows XP Similar Threads How To Connect Windows Xp To Windows 7 Via Lan For those who may have a problem (as I did) with completing the printer setup (basically windows 7 refused to recognise the driver for the xp machine) the following two links

If you can't connect to the Internet either, also try resetting the Internet Protocol (TCP/IP). CLICK NO. December 14, 2009 Horse88 Great tutorial. http://haywirerobotics.com/windows-xp/easybcd-for-windows-xp.html Last Jump to page: Results 1 to 15 of 95 Thread: XP Home/Pro network can't file share (one way only) Tweet Thread Tools Show Printable Version Email this Page… Subscribe to

being able to double click on "Customize your printer." Am I missing something in the procedure? In Windows Vista, right-click the folder you are sharing and select Share. I booted into safe mode with networking on 'TOM' to ensure there was no third party firewall blocking the connection but it still didn't work. But I cannot get the WinXP machine to print. *sigh*.

Other ideas: - Realtek cards have been known to be a problem with IRQ conflicts. July 9, 2009 Mike I have three computers running XP operating system linked together in a virtual network. So i tried to make a port forward it in my router with the same Ip address and port. A message will come up asking if you want to make your files private.

my setup is that they're both connected to a router December 30, 2009 mehylander thank you barkdust45. I can access all my windows 7 laptop data from widnows xp ; however I cannot access windows xp data from my windows 7 machine. Maybe or maybe not. It looked like this should be fairly simple, but for some reason it's not.

A little fuzzy here at the moment.