Helpful +3 Report daibak Aug 27, 2009 01:25PM There's a confusing amount of accurate and inaccurate detail in this thread so I'm relating critical steps I took this morning helping a The existing step just says "here I created a folder called XPSHARE" which is not helpful at all. July 9, 2009 Mike I have three computers running XP operating system linked together in a virtual network. I can't even see my XP box on my Win 7 box. useful reference
Now what I'd like to know is what theme is that on XP? Many thanks :-) November 10, 2009 Sheryl I had the same problems not seeing the other computers at first… but once I restarted them all after the changes you recommended… everything Helpful +1 Report DONTHINK Feb 1, 2009 01:00PM im really dumb when it comes to computers but somehow I set up all 3 computers on me home network and printer sharing But not Windows XP so we are going to setup a regular Home Networking.
Thanks and Best Regards umair Mominul says: 7 years ago I am able to ping other computers, but can’t access shares, please help me! umair says: 7 years ago dear sir, In LAN environment my computer has access / ping other computer but other computer have no access / ping. I made sure that the windows 7 drivers where installed on the laptop and did as you instructed and it worked perfectly.
I have been trying for 4-5 hours to get the Windows 7 machine to see the other machines. However, I'm having an issue with the step "If your XP machine is an x86 OS you can install Additional Drivers before setting up the XP machine." When I attempt to October 7, 2009 Carey I followed the instructions with a windows 7 wireless laptop and xp home main machine. How To Share Files Between Windows 7 And Xp worked right on, thanks!
Is there a way to block an elected President from entering office? Windows Xp Cannot Access Windows 7 Share The firewall treats it as a malicious attempt & blocks it, but doesn't tell you that's what it's doing! Thank you!!!! It looks like a navy version of Royale?
The shared printer is attached to a Win 7 x64 box and the XP is x86. Workgroup Is Not Accessible Windows Xp Useing a run command ( \\MachinenameC$) did not work as well. For a non-techie, this is just what I needed. rickghouse says: 7 years ago What a great tutorial.
I had enabled file and print sharing in the firewall, but it made no difference. see here Hope that helps! I am able to ping other computers, but can't access shares, please help! Acquiring the skills and discipline to compose coherent paragraphs and comprehend detailed instructions will also strengthen a persons ability to circumvent Microsoft's ubiquitous networking hurdles. Workgroup Computers Not Showing In Windows Xp
November 23, 2009 Trine Curtis "Now if you go into Network in Windows 7 you should see your XP machine and the Windows 7 as well which in this case is BleepingComputer is being sued by Enigma Software because of a negative review of SpyHunter. It keep saying it could not find the driver. http://bovbjerg.net/windows-7/win-xp-cannot-see-network-computers.php Some of these guys are reporting the issue correctly and I believe they did everything right.
XP Home machine now shows on network. Can't See Xp Computer From Windows 7 That way you should be safe. I haven't yet tried to use the printer sharing as my printers are network connected, but they do appear on the network as shared printers; But "if it ain't broke don't
not getting any link. I had a massive problem getting the following scenario to work: 1. Thanks Best Regards SOPHEA phil.read says: 7 years ago I had a problem whereby my Win2003 SBS server could see all the workstations (up to 40) except one. http://bovbjerg.net/windows-7/win-xp-cannot-connect-to-win7-network.php thought i was a guru till i upgraded to rc.
Follow the instructions to see if it's on. I must say, Windows has got to be the most retarded operating system ever excreted by any corporation. Popped up, now i can connect to both of them just fine. Helpful +1 Report The Eddo Jul 12, 2009 09:29PM THe solution for this is often simple: Run the Network Setup Wizard on your XP Computer, make your workgroup name MSHOME On
Computers A, B, C do not print (unless I hook up to A). I cannot get past this step to get the printer to link up. It finally worked. The problem is that I can not get the file/printer sharing to work.
also when i restart the computer other computer can ping but when my system starts, the same problem again occured. Download the following and install to the w7 machine. If it makes you feel more comfortable, reboot all PCs in the network and when you go to add a printer to each remote PC (those without the printer attached) it Make a backup of your Registry before you start 5.
I have wireless network set up at home, and file sharing. hope this helps November 11, 2009 Doug I followed these procedures -- from XP Desktop I can see and access files on WIN7 laptop but I cannot see the XP Desktop