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I only find Win XP repairs. Thanks in advance. I've tried pinging the two machines but the request times out. Almost towards the bottom, there should be a "File Sharing Connections" section, which is probably defaulted to the 128-bit encryption. http://lacosteradigital.com/windows-7/trouble-getting-sound-to-speakers-w7-pro-32-bit.html

Can someone help? you must add a "guest" account and give them all access.it goes throughsome file stuff which takes a while but it works."Do this for your "Public" folder. How can I solve that ? Track this discussion and email me when there are updates If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and

How To Share Files Between Windows 7 And Xp

I was trying to share my music folder on a secondary HDD with my XP machine. After much mucking about Windows 7 sees both the shared drives on the XP box and the MAC and can access them. It can see the other win 7 box if a wired connection is used.

September 3, 2010 David This is unreal. The Firewalls were off, the permissions and security set to Everyone, Guest accounts enabled and still no luck. July 24, 2009 wired_retired By God man, you deserve a medal. How To Connect Windows Xp To Windows 7 Via Lan My tip, which did solve the problem was to add a registry entry that will increase the IRPStackSize to 15.

December 29, 2009 andrew i can't see my xp computer in the network folder on my windows 7 pc even though they're both a part of the same workgroup by default Network Windows 7 And Xp Computers Together The other computers -> one with WindowsXP and two with Ubuntu. Worth mentioning, my 2 puters workgroups were set to different names. We hope this guide helps you share your data between whichever Microsoft OS scenario you might run into!

I've also noticed that if the drivers aren't on Win 7, you can plug the printer into the laptop have WU (windows update) find the 64bit driver and then once that Connect Xp To Windows 7 Homegroup Reply Nick January 23, 2010 at 12:49 pm These are great tips if your a DIY, When I fix network problems, I always use these methods, but most of the times, I have been trying for 4-5 hours to get the Windows 7 machine to see the other machines. November 3, 2010 Matt Ok, here's a zinger.

Network Windows 7 And Xp Computers Together

Figured it should be easier than lots of people are making it. try here Hope it helps you all. How To Share Files Between Windows 7 And Xp I have a work group of 12 computers and two servers. Networking Windows 7 And Xp 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.

Mike - you may need to do the "add printer" steps and check you have the software for the printer installed on your XP machine. check over here Doh! what drivers should i update? It's as if the credential check between the two is failing. Windows Xp Cannot Access Windows 7 Share

My Problem was that my Windows 7 PC could not access files or printers on my XP PC across a local area network (through a wired router). Go to your Xp machine and you will be able to access the window 7 folders easily Hope this helped you all. The IOmega would not copy thru USB (why's that?) and no firewire on new HP Win 7 machine. his comment is here I go to the Control Panel and Advanced sharing, and network discovery is turned on, but printer and file sharing, when I click it on and save it, doesn't stay saved.

now set the permissions as you like h. Connect Windows 7 To Xp Workgroup worked right on, thanks! I could see the folders but not access them from my XP pc.

If you want to keep it enabled make sure there is a log in account for the other XP machines and they have a password.

Go to your Network and Sharing Center If you have XP machines on your network, you must change the setting for your active network from "Home" to "Work". However, when I try to install a network printer to my existing XP boxes this fails. mkrierJan 30, 2013, 12:48 AM Brendy said: Hi again everyone,My network consists of 3 computers, 2 are running Windows XP Pro and the last is running Windows 7 pro. Windows 7 Cannot Access Shared Folder On Xp XP can see Win 7 (mostly), but Win 7 acts like it is completely alone according to the Network page.

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 I appreciate your help. a million thanks! weblink August 5, 2011 thx Many many thanks to Tom.

In addition to this article, you should make sure that your graphics card supports Aero and that graphics driver is up to date. I followed you instructions carefully and got all computers in the same workgroup name and can see the Windows 7 machine from the XP machines, but still can't see the XP How or what is needed to have this work for networking through windows 7 and XP? i set up a user on win 7 and i logged in as thet user on my laptop and had full access.

Read other forums for an hour. 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. December 19, 2009 Carmine D'Ambrosio When I get to the step in this article of going to Devices and Printers and double clicking the printer icon, I do not get the