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Whenever we share any folder from xp to window 7 than it ask for a password as i login it with administrator but the system do not logon. I can now see my shared WIN 7 folder on my WIN XP boxes. I'm no novice at this, having successfully set up networks with MACs & PCs since Windows NT4, but this is ludicrous. The shared drive D on the Windows 7 machine is visible from the XP box and the MAC. have a peek at this web-site

it ask the password right ? January 9, 2010 Skarr ARG! :) I followed this set up, I got the win 7 machine to see my XP machine. and they brag about how easy it is to network the Windows 7 machines. Go to your Xp machine and you will be able to access the window 7 folders easily Hope this helped you all.

Network Windows 7 And Xp Computers Together

They must be in the same workgroup and have compatible network sharing settings but if you pay a bit of attention it should work fine. August 2, 2010 Peter Hobbs My new WIN 7 on my computer (Peter-Dell530) "sees" the files on my wife's XP computer (Verity09) just fine, and on her XP computer I can First make sure both machines are members of the same Workgroup which by default is named Workgroup.

Every monitor has a different color profile, rendering it slightly different from other displays. My Xp machine could see the share - but not access it until I added this. Menessis Back to top #9 Sneakycyber Sneakycyber Network Engineer BC Advisor 5,961 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Ohio Local time:12:48 AM Posted 02 December 2012 - 04:14 PM Ok, I will update Networking Windows 7 And Xp There could be other issues besides network settings that cause difficulties when trying to get Windows 7 and Windows XP computers to communicate with one another. 05/21/2011, Jay Anton Comments No

Sometimes remembering just where exactly is every option in different OSs is a problem. How To Share Files Between Windows 7 And Xp However I am still trying to connect my win7 laptop to my WinXP printer. Username & PW is the same on all machines. see this here July 21, 2009 joe I got the exact same problem as mentioned before: My Setup is like this: Windows 7 RC1 64 Bit + Canon Inkjet Pixma iP5000 Windows XP Home

Windows 7 ultimate can see all shares on all computers. Connect Windows 7 To Xp Workgroup Thanks. September 3, 2010 David This is unreal. Chad Mockensturm Systems and Network Administrator Certified CompTia Network +, A + Back to top #8 Menessis Menessis Topic Starter Members 127 posts OFFLINE Local time:12:48 AM Posted 02 December

How To Share Files Between Windows 7 And Xp

I can ping the Win7 but cant see the shared folder. 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. Network Windows 7 And Xp Computers Together When done, click on OK. How To Connect Windows Xp To Windows 7 Via Lan Luckily, we have found a way to do all this, with the help of a simple app that’s free to download and use.

The Windows 7 machine runs the current RC. Any ideas? click Ok, Ok and come out of the security and sharing 3. December 5, 2009 Trine Curtis I have been able to get my printer recognized across all my Win 7 and XP machines. Connect Xp To Windows 7 Homegroup

can anyone please help on setting up the network on my xp. Credit Jimbo45 at sevenfourms: I've posted on this before but to share Printers attached to XP computers with either X-64 or X-32 versions of Windows 7 is SIMPLE. Skip to main content View main navigation DIGITAL CITIZEN Search TermsUser account menuSearchLog in PRODUCTIVITY ENTERTAINMENT SECURITY SMARTPHONE SMARTHOME HEALTH Sharing Between Windows XP and Windows 7 Computers Tutorial by Ciprian http://lacosteradigital.com/windows-7/networking-printers-w-xp-vista.html I have a W7 64-bit with Dell Photo AIO 944 printer connected (running in compatiility mode) and a WinXP 32-bit.

One thing to watch out for is to first type the name of the computer you are accessing in the username field. Windows Xp Cannot Access Windows 7 Share We have a 64bit Sony Vaio running Windows 7 that cannot connect to the other computers on the home network. Setting up the network wizard on the XP machine was the answer to my dilem.

I did this step by (I have linksys wireless router) but I can't see xp computer when I check network.

The "Windows cannot access \\WAYNE " which I fixed by turning off the Active Armour firewall and using the windows firewall on the XP machine. 2. Click here to Register a free account now! Then do File/Export and save to your Desktop. 6 Now locate the following Registry entry:- My Computer / HKEY-LOCAL-MACHINE / SYSTEM / CurrentControlSet / Control / Lsa and change the Data How To Create A Homegroup In Windows Xp now set the permissions as you like h.

After much mucking about Windows 7 sees both the shared drives on the XP box and the MAC and can access them. This would be a step backwards for me in terms of not being able to use my WinXP shared home printer from my office laptop. November 29, 2009 Bill B I have what seems to be the opposite problem from those above. have a peek here January 4, 2010 Gen I have a new Windows 7 and 2 other machines running XP SP3 home - FINALLY!!!!!

And then show the dialog box and options that are necessary to enable sharing of this folder.