Sharing Printer From A XP Computer
Jim B says: 6 years ago This seems like it is heading me in the right direction, yet, I am not there yet. Thanks again for your help. Please help. Xamot82 says: 5 years ago Thank you for your post was spending considerable time trying to add a printer via the network like usual with no success your solution worked wonderfully http://docsintime.com/how-to/sharing-with-7-and-vista.html
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 May 20, 2009 James hello … on the windows7 machine I can see the Xp machine but when I try to connect I get an error message … "Windows cannot access I needed to access the XP computer so that I can print my documents. Done. 18.
How To Share Printer In Windows Xp To Windows 7
Thank you so much for posting this!!! JEFF92RS says: 7 years ago after step 2 I get stuck. the win7 connecting to winxp is what i would call "reverse compatible" with older oses May 24, 2009 Mike Hutchinson My XP laptop simply tells me I do not have authority Ankit.
- The problem is that none of these drivers are ".inf" like it wants when its trying to connect remotely.
- On my Win 7 wireless I find the printer (from my desktop XP) I click print and it sends it to the printer, however it just won't print.
- Although I didn't have that issue when sharing the root of a hard drive installed in my pc.
- After fooling around with this for hours today and getting nowhere, I followed your instructions and it works!!!
- I have an eee pc that I want to connect and I can see the windows 7 machine and I have an account on it and when i click on it
- November 11, 2009 Ben been several days and following this and still my XP machine cant access any files on Win 7 laptop Win 7 see XP machine fine and acess
- add new port on local port, in enter a new port type: \\name of your xp computer\printer share name.
- I will check and let you know.
- November 27, 2009 Ts Very good article, a good follouo would be , "how to add a windows 7 pc to an existing XP network" November 27, 2009 John Re 7
- MirzaBole says: 6 years ago I have an iR1018 connected to Windows XP SP3 32-bit and tried to solve the problem as above.
Note When you publish a printer in Active Directory, other users logged on to the Windows domain will be able to search for the printer based on its location and features, such I have been searching for hours now, and it worked directly! The Win 7 machine in network can't see the XP machine but can in full map but can't accesss files on XP machine. How To Share A Printer In Windows 7 To Xp Mode Moreover I can access internet through router without any issues… so connectivity to router is not blocked by firewall..
Even my office tech support cannot seem to fix this. Thank you! For those who may have a problem (as I did) with completing the printer setup (basically windows 7 refused to recognise the driver for the xp machine) the following two links https://www.lifewire.com/share-printer-with-windows-xp-818233 November 2, 2009 Xyrf I have tried to share a printer from my Win7 x64 to my Vista x64 with no success.
Can you tell me how do I make it discoverable on my windows 7? Sharing Between Xp And Windows 10 In both cases, a new Printer Properties window appears.However, if at this stage you receive an error message starting with Printer Properties cannot be displayed, this indicates the printer is not So this probably is a silly question. I was originally having "driver problems" as described by some of the comments but by adding the HP 7960 as a local printer to the laptop, I was able to avoid
How To Share Printer In Windows Xp To Windows 10
the printer on win2k sharing with password. http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/windows-7/share-files-and-printers-between-windows-7-and-xp/ frustrated says: 6 years ago My Dell 942 AIO printer does not have a driver compatible with windows 7…now what? How To Share Printer In Windows Xp To Windows 7 In some cases you will need to install the x86 XP drivers for the shared printer because the Windows 7 drivers are not compatible with XP. When everything is installed open How To Share Printer In Windows Xp In Lan Everything worked fine but in the area #7 above where you say to install a driver I can't find my printer,even when I do the windows update.
Your solution worked perfectly. http://docsintime.com/how-to/sharing-saving-on-2-w7-pcs.html However, if you get a message like “Cannot connect to printer”, follow the next steps. If you have any problems sharing your printer on XP and printing from Windows 7, post a comment here and I will try to help! Thank you!!!! How To Share Printer In Windows Xp To Windows 7 64 Bit
I have dual boot on the win 7 machine with win xp as second operating system and the same printer drivers work on both xp machines and the network printer works How To Connect Windows 10 To Printer Connected To Windows Xp I have set up the sharing on the Windows 7 machine with full access for everyone and even disabled the Windows 7 firewall. are located.
December 29, 2009 Desert I've been trying for hours to connect my XP laptop to my Windows 7 computer's shared folders - it kept asking for a user name and password.
December 5, 2009 Effectspedals Mike was right… in order to solve the " XP " machine can't see the Windows 7 folders, drives, follow his message about setting the ‘Everyone' with November 28, 2009 John Mark I seem to have the same problem. Select the "Ports" index on this dialog, select "Local Port" and press the "New Port…" button. How To Share Printer In Windows Xp To Windows 8 Abe says: 5 years ago I have a Dell AIO 942 connected to my XP machine.
Dale says: 7 years ago Sweet, this was really helpful. Once it was no longer physically connected, all I had to do was the local port trick. When I keep checking I get a box that tells me it can't find the driver. weblink September 24, 2009 deetmar If your having trouble sharing files in windows 7 with XP here's a quick fix right click the file or folder - share with - specific people-
i've tried sharing with EVERYONE. Thank you. Make sure to select the appropriate connection type (when installing McAfee) prior to Networking any XP, Vista and Win 7 computers. Help!!!!!
Pat in New Lenox, IL Gary G says: 6 years ago Your step by step instructions are wonderful but I, too, have come to the step where I can see my jespsl says: 5 years ago My situation is reversed. The name of the printer in Windows 7 was first the type of the printer. I've read your instructions and I think it really helped.
Important points to note: (Not made clear on other sites or networking books) 1. For some strange reason, I must allow file and printer sharing on my Win 7 client before it will "see" the share files and printers on the XP server. Thanks again. starguide says: 6 years ago Thank you.