Now that all in the same Workgroup, I hoped this would work. Log In or Register to post comments David Davidson (not verified) on Jun 4, 2004 Very good article. For example, under Windows Me, you click Start -> Settings -> Printers.) Click the printer you wish to share. Log In or Register to post comments Paul Collins (not verified) on Jan 11, 2005 Extremely informative. Source
I have shared drives on both PC's to all users of the workgroup (not, there is no domain) and allowed files to be changed by network users. it gave me an error saying that the network resource was unavailable so as far as i can tell the win 7 and xp computers are in the same workgroup conected My new housemate also has a PC (not added yet) and together the fact that we have two lap-tops could make wireless a good option for me, while the workstations (3) I don't see any such information on the Win 7 machine though. http://www.sevenforums.com/network-sharing/307738-simple-file-sharing-problem-betweem-wired-wireless-computers.html
doesn't help any. The first half the tutorial worked but still could not see laptops. Not necessarily in the right order but…???
The only Windows 7 area I can access is the public users folder (on C drive). I understand I may need to install the XP drivers on the Win7 box - but I can't seem to make that work. I have data from when I backed up the laptop's hard drive on the desktop system that I would like to retrieve and transfer to the laptop. Simple File Sharing Windows Xp but later when I could not print to the printer connected on XP machine which is connected with my lap through a Netgear router I noticed of missing the network.
You should also control which background apps have access to your data. Simple File Sharing Windows 7 However, instead of the computer's actual name, OLDSLOWCOMP, it displayed it as the primary user name on the PC- Owner-HP. Log In or Register to post comments olanrewaju (not verified) on Mar 11, 2009 Good Sir, Am a HNC Networking finalist student,and as part of the program a project contruction is http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f58/file-sharing-between-wired-and-wireless-network-problem-57131.html It was working fine, then I left for less than an hour and it doesnt work anymore.
I have tried to reboot.. Windows Xp File Sharing Not Working Two PCs can get by using an RJ-45 crossover cable; three or more computers require a hub or multi-speed hub (called a switch). Especially no XP drivers (windows 7/Vista drivers are not available…). All actions are performed on the machine that could not be browsed: 1) Uninstall "Microsoft File and Printer Sharing" and "Client For Microsoft Networks" 2) Add new administrator account with the
Check that shares can still be seen on the network. but my lap with W7 cannot find the XP PC. How To Share A Folder In Windows Xp In Network The network switch in my office connects to my Internet edge device, (a desktop computer running Windows XP and Internet Connection Sharing—ICS—which provides a firewalled Internet connection for all networked computers File Sharing In Windows Xp December 19, 2009 Terri Lesperance I found your web page fantastic!
Can ping it by number but not by name. this contact form I can access all my windows 7 laptop data from widnows xp ; however I cannot access windows xp data from my windows 7 machine. 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 do that: Press Windows key+Xto bring up the hidden quick access menu,and selectSystem then the Change button.Enter your workgroup name. Simple File Sharing Windows 10
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 Over on your XP machine open up My Network Places to find the Windows 7 (mysticgeek-pc) shared folder. Any files in this folder will be accessible to all computers on the network. have a peek here To try to identify and resolve network problems, click diagnose.” The XP machine can access the Win7 machine just fine.
I had a similar problem with my wireless range. Simple File Sharing Online Make sure you have the same Subnet Mask, Gateway, and DNS IP addresses. 3. Log In or Register to post comments sandeep kumar (not verified) on Feb 11, 2010 dear team Iam working in company that have both network wired and wireless when the laptop
Can SSID and network name be the same for the wireless network? Also I don't have the disk for the printer. Sharing Files In Windows 7 and XP Sharing folders between two Windows 7 machines with the new HomeGroup feature is an easy process, but the HomeGroup feature is not compatible with Dollarsharing I'm sorry if that is a stupid question but I really do not understand any of this.
I have an existing network created long ago. Any ideas how to fix this? Run the Network Setup Wizard on the ICS host To run the Network Setup Wizard on the ICS host, click Start -> Control Panel -> Network And Internet Connections -> Setup http://casualobserver.net/file-sharing/file-sharing-network-issue.html from win 7 i can see the win2k but when i want to access ..
In my basement I have a computer running Windows XP SP3. I have a perfectly running home system with multiple hard wired computers and a laptop. However, I either have done something wrong in setting up Win7 in the first place, or something is weird! Run the Network Setup Wizard on the other computers on the network.
December 11, 2009 Paul My thanks. Double click on the Share folder to find a list of shared folders in the Public folder on Windows 7. If you have password protection enabled you will need to type Make a list of hardware needed Make a list of the hardware you need for each computer, not forgetting any cabling, and buy it. Print reprints Favorite EMAIL Tweet Discuss this Article 46 Matt (not verified) on Feb 26, 2010 I have one computer in my house that is wired to my wireless router and
Wired and Wireless Networking Configurations Before I outline a basic configuration for mixed wired and wireless networking, I'm going to make two presumptions: Your network is connected to the Internet, and thanks November 11, 2009 kelly Nodscene For anyone having problems with sharing an external drive, I’ve found that you can’t share the root of the drive (IE: d:). I was trying to share my music folder on a secondary HDD with my XP machine. I usually am able to do this with a mac but haven't much experience with pc and this configuration.
worked beautifully. All rights reserved. i've tried sharing with EVERYONE. Right click on the My Computer icon and hit properties on the XP system and under the Computer Name tab, make sure you give it a workgroup name then restart if
Log In or Register to post comments marco (not verified) on Oct 15, 2007 I have the same issue like Ian. also make sure file and printer sharing is enabled. 06-13-2005, 02:41 PM #5 ModelCitizen Registered Member Join Date: Jun 2005 Posts: 6 OS: XP Sorry JamesO, I forgot I can connect and I installed the printer and I've transferred files back and forth, but when I click to print a test page I get an error back right away I was thinking of taking down my workgroup and starting from scratch but I can't even figure out how to do this.
Your article is very useful, it confirms my installation is valid.