Please help. I have purchased a laptop running Win 7 64-bit. In this article I will walk you through the steps for XP to Windows 7 printer sharing. In our example, Private Things has two ghosts—one in the root shared directory and another within the folder My Stuff. Source
July 9, 2009 Mike I have three computers running XP operating system linked together in a virtual network. Log In or Register to post comments Advertisement Al (not verified) on Feb 2, 2003 I am trying to network 3 computers at home. October 22, 2009 Madhu Oh..frustrating problem…I installed windows 7 by formatting xp,but my old TV Tuner did not work in it.Thus,i installed xp again…but im not able to boot Windows 7 If you're new to Tech Support Guy, we highly recommend that you visit our Guide for New Members.
For more information about permissions, see Windows Help and Support So, add to MY Friday fun. You have a very interesting blog that I now plan to follow. I have a Vista laptop, and it sees the XP just fine.. However, when I double click the laptop icon on the Windows 7 machine I get the following error message: "Windows cannot access \\laptop.
No, thanks Product Reviews Routers Hubs/Switches Wireless Gateway Wireless AP Wireless NIC Network Storage Print Servers Bluetooth Adapters Troubleshooting& Tutorials i can see the computer name a in computer a when i click the "computers near me" icon . Thi Nguyen and Barrie Sosinsky | Windows IT Pro EMAIL Tweet Comments 30 Advertisement Get new Win2K capabilities and the best features of NT and Win98 in a peer-to-peer home network Windows Xp Advanced Sharing Settings Prev Contents Last Next Support > Documentation Support Resources Documentation VMware vSphere 6 VMware vSphere 5
But my W7 was refusing to find the driver for the printer when shared from the XP machine. I have an HP P2015 printer hooked to one of the WIN XP PRO laptops (via usb) which is shared on the office wired network, and I print to that shared Otherwise, I have a plotter I cannot use. try here Thanks Log In or Register to post comments JimpalaSS (not verified) on May 29, 2002 Limit 10 PC's in a peer to peer network???????
Whenever you explicitly set permissions for a folder, that folder's icon appears directly in the root shared directory. How To Share Printer In Windows Xp To Windows 7 64 Bit PJ says: 6 years ago Thank you! Thanks for any advice. 1 answer Last reply Mar 26, 2007 More about help windows server 2003 noob file sharing thepustuleMar 26, 2007, 8:28 PM First thing would be to make And if you can't, do you have a solution for that to? (I actually suppose you can, but you never know for sure with electronics.
You will want to verify the following settings under Advanced Sharing Settings for the Home or Work and Public profile. https://sourceforge.net/directory/communications/filesharing/os%3Amswin_me/ Thanks. How To Share Files Between Windows 7 And Xp However one of the last steps says to down load the win 7 driver. Networking Windows 7 And Xp 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
Worth mentioning, my 2 puters workgroups were set to different names. this contact form To reformat a drive, open the Control Panel Administrative Tools applet and double-click Computer Management. Go to : http://support.microsoft.com/support/kb/articles/Q258/9/38.ASP Log In or Register to post comments sekhar (not verified) on Dec 29, 2000 i am trying to connect two win2k computers a & b directly using I can access the Windows 98 computer via the Win 2k computer. Connect Xp To Windows 7
connected directly to the laptop and was printing this afternoon, but for the life of me could not get it to configure to do wirelessly. On the Properties window that pops up, change the setting from Do not share this folder to Share this folder. Can you help me get this working? have a peek here I needed to access the XP computer so that I can print my documents.
Adding the local port allowed me to print. How To Connect Windows Xp To Windows 7 Via Lan Santoshyt says: 6 years ago Thanks! The books sold at the book stores.
You saved me a lot of hassle. AndyMM says: 6 years ago Thanks you. :-) willidb says: 6 years ago I am trying to print to a HP Photosmart C4600 that's connected to an XP desktop from a It finally worked. Connect Xp To Windows 7 Homegroup Then click Finish the printer to install and complete the Wizard.
Log In or Register to post comments Please Log In or Register to post comments. If the the Win 7 client machine is 64-bit, you will need a 64-bit driver for the printer. (If anyone has found a way around this I'd love to know!!!). 2. December 21, 2009 Mike I'm trying to connect to a printer in a win xp machine from my win7 laptop. http://casualobserver.net/windows-7/file-sharing-problem.html I backed up the reg and then edited it to include this key - IRPStackSize DWORD 0x0000000f (15) which is supposed to be the default size.
Right-click the network connection that the client computer uses to access the gateway computer, and select Properties. By default, all folders and documents that are within a shared folder inherit the shared folder's permissions settings. djsail1 says: 6 years ago Correction. Worked great for me.
Now Window 7 can see Xp and shate the XP printer. This project has been inactive since 2007, however legacy files remain. This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. Insert your memory stick 2.
Mark Seamone says: 6 years ago This is very exciting to see that I may actually be able to print but I seem to have a problem with the fact that What do I have to do to able to share the folders beetween the two systems even though I shared them. Then, it asks me for ID and password. Please don't fill out this field.
please help!!! You can't limit access to folders and documents that reside in shared folders on an NTFS hard disk unless you modify the default permissions. I can only install a wireless bluetooth printer, or install if I hook up directly via USB to the p2105 I normally share. Thanks!
Then everything works in both directions.