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Now my problem is I have laptop Win7 and desktop win2000 server.When I go to networks on both w2000 & W7 I can see my laptop and desktop. November 28, 2009 John Mark I seem to have the same problem. December 31, 2009 DynoDave You ‘da man Geekster. 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. Source

Now what I'd like to know is what theme is that on XP? I can see a lot of small businesses telling Microsoft to shove Windows 7 until this is fixed. XP sees win7 and connects and transfers files both ways. Reply Link zoranmarin January 28, 2011, 11:04 am Hi, I am not sure you can share two printers at the same time with only one router/modem.

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Then finally hit the Finish button to complete the Wizard and get the Printer installed. The IOmega would not copy thru USB (why's that?) and no firewire on new HP Win 7 machine. If using the Simple File Sharing method, you'll see a dialog where you can specify who can access it and what they can do. There might be a glitch with Windows or the network connection that's preventing sharing.

December 11, 2009 Paul My thanks. December 30, 2009 me i have a problem with a new computer i got with win7. my client is win7 .. How To Share Printer In Windows Xp To Windows 7 64 Bit If it is the case, you have to untick don't allow exceptions and you will be able to find your printer while your automatically search for it.

October 30, 2009 Dario BLood, You rock!…I was going nuts trying to solve this problem for a say and a half. How To Share Files Between Windows 7 And Xp NTFS Permissions 8. It only finally worked when I downloaded the printer drivers for XP machines. http://www.addictivetips.com/windows-tips/simple-windows-7-file-sharing-step-by-step-procedure/ I donĀ“t see any folder.

my setup is that they're both connected to a router December 30, 2009 mehylander thank you barkdust45. Connect Xp To Windows 7 Before doing a hard reset on your router, you may want to back up the configuration settings or at least write down any important details. this article was so helpful. I have no problem sharing anything (within the normal limits, of course) on the Windows 7 machine with the other computers and I can access the shares on the XP machine

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This worked for me - I'm now printing from my XP box to the Win7 attached RX500. It should be at the top! How To Share A Folder In Windows Xp In Network January 7, 2010 98bluewave WONDERFUL!!!! Network Windows 7 And Xp Computers Together doesn't help any.

At least for tonight :-) October 28, 2009 plooger Just wanted to chime-in that I *was* experiencing the ~can't access Win7hp shared folders from XP Home~ hassle … UNTIL I added this contact form Helped me get my printer set up in no time. :) August 23, 2009 stadi YEAH*dancin'around*!!! Now select "A network printer, or a printer attached to another computer" then hit Next. I followed all the above directions. Networking Windows 7 And Xp

Click Next to continue The ad-hoc connection is now successfully created. If you check Reconnect at logon, the mapping will happen automatically every time you start your computer. January 3, 2010 Ira Hart Mike, Thanks! http://casualobserver.net/windows-7/file-sharing-problem.html Otherwise, there might be a problem with your network.

I must be doing something wrong or missed something. How To Connect Windows Xp To Windows 7 Via Lan Setting up the network wizard on the XP machine was the answer to my dilem. When i click "connect" like you recommend, I get an "access is denied" error even though it is set to share on the XP machine.

If no Network tab appears in the window, but a Sharing tab appears instead, close this window and ensure the Simple File Sharing option was enabled in the earlier step before

Please help. I have a W7 64-bit with Dell Photo AIO 944 printer connected (running in compatiility mode) and a WinXP 32-bit. November 22, 2009 Trine Curtis "First make sure both machines are members of the same Workgroup which by default is named Workgroup." Ok, I can see the name of my workgroup Connect Xp To Windows 7 Homegroup A little fuzzy here at the moment.

Not necessarily in the right order but…??? He's been a tech blogger and journalist for the past seven years, and can be found on his about me page or Google+ Published 05/20/09 SHOW ARCHIVED READER COMMENTS (802) Comments I'm no novice at this, having successfully set up networks with MACs & PCs since Windows NT4, but this is ludicrous. http://casualobserver.net/windows-7/file-sharing-issues.html December 19, 2009 Terri Lesperance I found your web page fantastic!

Or make sure that they can't do this and> prevent this too.>> As I am not sure If I have set up File Print Sharing on my PC.>> Many ThanksGo into No, create an account now. bad english, just to annoy u XD nobody needs to know about XP….. Search for ‘Deny access to this computer from the network' 4.

It is difficult to trust an article which is badly written. November 29, 2009 Mark My Win 7 recognized my wireless network and automatically joined the WORKGROUP. The answer is to create a hidden share by adding a dollar sign ('$') to the end of the share name. Thanks for the effort!