Ensure you are using the same workgroup name on all machines. Saturday, March 17, 2007 2:10 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote I've made some progress. I hate the fact that after random Microsoft Updates, it gets reenabled without my permission and creates all kinds of problems. This must be fixed in registry. http://bovbjerg.net/cannot-ping/vista-cannot-ping-xp.php
A shame there's no way to get Vista to self-fix. Just a nicety, this enables the network map in Vista to show all machines on the network. Furthermore, the machine had been working flawlessly before I had to do some tweaks to make it ready for imaging. Click Internet & Network 2.
What I learned on my home network is below. 1.1) My WinXP machines have ZoneAlarm and I needed to ensure that all machines on the network were in the trusted zone. heh. 1/02/2010 04:55:00 PM Anonymous said... I saw no mention of firewall settings in the writing by DAK Engineering.Yours, Redondo77 Saturday, June 16, 2007 12:02 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote After trying to
If only it was so simple. QoS Packet Scheduler. I checked this and it looked OK. Cannot Ping Computer On Same Network Monday, September 03, 2007 11:35 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote I got it figured out, and it was something I'd suspected for a while. My roommate's workplace
Link-Layer Topology Discovery Responder. Cannot Ping Windows 7 Firewall Off I tried the IPv4 address on the Vista machine and it now failed to get a response to the ping. A week ago my network configuration was fine all computers are identified by the server, I can print from the network and the tinasoft running smothly. I will try the above steps before posting agin and tell u all if that worked for me Thursday, March 15, 2007 2:09 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to
Thanks Saturday, October 27, 2007 3:47 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote After monitoring this thread for a few months, it still seems to me that security software Several functions may not work. I do have 3 logs (scesrv, Rkill & CBS) that might be useful relevant, but I don't think posting screeds of that here is of much use (is there a way One thing I came across was a note saying to try changing a registry key from 0x3 to 0x1.
If we have ever helped you in the past, please consider helping us. It is quite different for Vista vs WinXP. Cannot Ping Windows 7 Computer On Network The solution that worked for me was as follows: The range of trusted networks in the McAfee Firewall settings was correct (192.168.1.1 -> 192.168.1.255). Windows 7 Not Pinging Other Computers Turning off all firewalls temporarily had no effect.
If you accept cookies from this site, you will only be shown this dialog once!You can press escape or click on the X to close this box. check my blog Thanks to Andrew. I make sure that any PCs / laptops that connect to my network use both manual TCP/IP addresses & the WORKGROUP workgroup. the closest I thought I got was when the read about homegroups only working with Windows 7 machines....so I turned it off..Guess what? Unable To Ping Windows 7
File and Printer Sharing for Microsoft Networks. How about a router reset and restart. =========== Please Read The Forum Rules =========== Reply With Quote September 5th, 2012,22:29 PM #9 Island_Boy_77 View Profile View Forum Posts Visit Homepage Bronze Thanks to everyone who has contributed to the solutions here, where would us consumers be without these blogs and threads to help us figure out the confusing world of tech. this content And guess what?
Have you checked all the PC's are the same. Then turn firewalls on again. I checked the firewall status and verified that Windows Firewall was in control and that there was no mention of McAfee Personal Firewall (just to be sure I didn't miss this
Of note is something I found yesterday: IE9 is installed, but Vista's Programs & Features list only showed IE8. All connected through Linksys wireless router. Have tried one by one almost everything suggested but still no luck. The one with the printer, however, does not have the others listed and the others still can't access that shared printer.
Sunday, May 20, 2007 7:48 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Thank you redondo77 for taking the time to write what you had gone through. Your procedure was But the final step did the trick for me. Looking forward to your helpo\ Friday, March 09, 2007 4:42 AM Reply | Quote All replies 0 Sign in to vote I have the same problem. have a peek at these guys I followed the instructions in the original post, except that Windows firewall wouldn't start up (previously didn't start up).
All rights reserved. Helpful +2 Report suman Mar 18, 2009 06:24PM Thankyou, Now I m able to ping my window m/c from unix. Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site. http://windows7forums.com/windows-7-networking/41970-find-solution-xp-lost-network-share-windows-7-afters-couple-hours.html This has clearly fixed the problem.
it didn't help to turn it off... Louis Forum Rules Report Topics For Staff Action BC Forums, List Preparation Guide Before Posting Malware Issues in MRL Forum Am I Infected Forum Back to top #13 Keithuk Keithuk Members I have Windows Firewall--all of Security Center, actually--turned off on both machines. Instead, we have Kaspersky Internet Security 2010 with a firewall.
This goes for Norton also. Before I removed Norton Protection Center, I tried entering the MAC addresses of each machine to no avail. It's a 2-day process for me and I simply don't have the time or inclination to do it right now. Once the ping problem was solved, Remote Desktop, File Sharing, and Printer sharing all started working again.What I still cannot explain is how it all of sudden stopped working.
Sunday, September 09, 2007 10:33 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Redondo77 rocks. I thought I was the only person having this problem with my XP desktop Monday, June 01, 2009 7:33 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Have you tried creating a different workgroup name. My suggestion is too start from scratch. Run the I have checked all the settings I can think of and haven't been able to resolve the issue. I then ran the removal tool.
Does Vista Business have these controls built-in?