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Both are in Workgroup. May 20, 2009 MRL Many thanks, amigo. i had the same issues till i found i was jumping ahead of myself and over confident. Everything seems fine except Win7 cannot find my printer driver. original site

Afterwards, type the password, click on OK and you will be able to access all the files and folders shared by that computer. Now my problem is I have laptop Win7 and desktop win2000 server.When I go to networks on both w2000 & W7 I can see my laptop and desktop. In the list of services, check if the Computer Browser service is started and set to Automatic, as shown in the screenshot below. Error message 2: Network Error Windows cannot access \\FAMILYEAST\Documents You do not have permission to access \\FAMILYEAST\Documents. http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/windows-7/share-files-and-printers-between-windows-7-and-xp/

How To Share Files Between Windows 7 And Xp

Mick. Next when im on the windows 7 in the adminstration account and i go to the shared folder in network it doesnt let me change anything…. please help!!!

However, if the credentials change, it doesn't prompt again. Otherwise, there might be a problem with your network. No DVD burner on my old laptop and too tedious via CD's. Connect Xp To Windows 7 Homegroup Loading...

domain settings. Network Windows 7 And Xp Computers Together Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details. I am attempting to link my Dell Latitude D800 Laptop running Windows 7 operating system. https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/win-7-and-xp-file-sharing-problem-345319/ shakkeer bk 394,322 views 9:57 How to Share Files and Folders Between Two Windows 7 Computers Using Windows HomeGroup - Duration: 13:11.

Step 1: Workgroup Must be the Same Since the HomeGroup feature only works on Windows 7 based PCs, you need to make sure that your Windows XP and Windows 7 PCs How To Share Printer In Windows Xp To Windows 7 64 Bit Thanks. This will pop a dialog asking for the port name - enter "\\Windows 7 Machine Name\Printer Name On Windows 7" where you put your info into the fields. To check if it really is in a domain, right click "Computer", select Properties, and look in the middle section "Computer name, domain and workgroup settings".

Network Windows 7 And Xp Computers Together

These reasons come in two categories: classic sharing problems, such as old-school Windows XP-style folder sharing, and HomeGroup sharing issues, which affect people using the newer HomeGroup feature in Windows Vista, http://www.practicallynetworked.com/sharing/network_sharing_troubleshooting_tips.htm The email address is not made public. How To Share Files Between Windows 7 And Xp I have exactly the same problem as James -- … on the windows7 machine I can see the Xp machine but when I try to connect I get an error message Windows Xp Cannot Access Windows 7 Share Follow what it says or continue with more troubleshooting if it doesn't fix or detect the problem. #3 Check Sharing Settings in Windows Vista The Sharing and Discovery settings and the

Very Vulcan. my site I appreciate your help. That said, I've managed to single out a few common reasons why sharing folders between Windows machines does not work. Good Job~ November 26, 2009 mike Hi, I had the same problem with sharing as Wayne. How To Connect Windows Xp To Windows 7 Via Lan

August 28, 2009 BLood I found a solution for my self whit error "“Windows cannot access \\". If I follow these instructions will it open my computer up unwanted activity from the internet? Thanks for any help in advance. my response May 21, 2009 mysticgeek @docpaul: It is an official embedded theme you can download it at: http://rapidshare.com/files/152117971/Official_Embedded_Theme_for_Windows_XP_and_2003.zip May 21, 2009 jmarkhus @james, go back over the instructions and try to follow

Not necessarily in the right order but…??? How To Share A Folder In Windows Xp In Network viperfrank 216,524 views 10:27 How to Connect Two Computers Via LAN Cable in Windows 7 - Duration: 6:17. Right click again and go to share.

printer sharing both ways (win 7 to xp and visa versa) i can also share and access cd driv from xp to win 7 and visa versa.

May 30, 2009 jake @bill if you can see the printer over the network right click on the printer and select connect. November 25, 2009 hahahaz07 Thx!! Here are some steps you can take to make sure your wired or wireless home router and by extension, your network is as secure as possible. Connect Windows 7 To Xp Workgroup Classic sharing problems The machine hosting the shared folder does not have a user account with a password that matches the user account and password on the machine being used to

Moreover I can access internet through router without any issues… so connectivity to router is not blocked by firewall.. Why isn't it this simple on the Windows website? Do you keep getting the network password window where no password will work? http://magicnewspaper.com/windows-7/problem-with-windows-7-sharing.html Just doing start->run, typing \Windows 7-one, a window pops up, showing the shared folders, just as expected.