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by JimmyCarters.com / November 23, 2009 8:42 PM PST In reply to: Network setup Tara, I know how he solved this problem and if you email me at [email protected] I'll give If I follow these instructions will it open my computer up unwanted activity from the internet? Can someone help? When I ping the XP its OK. ?!?!? #40 by Jim T on May 24, 2012 - 8:18 pm Reply Quote My problem is similar but different.

Administrators are members of the User's group, by default. But after following your precedure, IT'S DAMN EASY!! Props to Network Magic for diagnosing the fault correctly. Helpful +2 Report happy Jan 22, 2010 01:29AM I had to Change from workgroup to Home to access the networks and now it works fine!

Windows Xp Cannot Access Windows 7 Share

Thanks December 18, 2009 damnjan Thanks man, help me a lot. What the hell is going on here? May 25, 2009 symbiont I followed this, worked for Printer Share - but Folder share is not as clear if it's not the "Public" folder your trying to share. September 27, 2009 butcher99 no go for me.

Thank you. #7 by JOHN on April 28, 2010 - 2:00 am Reply Quote i have all windos xp and just got a windows 7 laptop i tried that they are December 19, 2009 Joe On my windows 7 PC I can connect to my XP PC and I can see the printer there. I have tried everything from every post and nothing seems to help. Microsoft Kb 913628. November 29, 2009 Bill B I have what seems to be the opposite problem from those above.

The 7 Computer uses 40/56 bit encryption The Windows XP laptop has SP3 windows-7 network-shares share|improve this question edited Jan 31 '10 at 0:38 asked Jan 31 '10 at 0:08 3Doubloons Windows 7 Cannot Access Shared Folder On Xp Wednesday, July 10, 2013 9:20 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote How many wives have you got ? And then show the dialog box and options that are necessary to enable sharing of this folder. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - i had the same prob and fixed it by jimmymes / December 5, 2009 11:08 AM PST In reply to: Windows XP to

This drives me crazy. How To Connect Windows Xp To Windows 7 Via Lan At forst that was not enaf and i still got the error, but i runed network setup wizard and who-al-a, i can connect to xp machine and its shares. Actually I had nearly got there myself but because the password protection sharing needed to be scrolled to find, I didn't see it. Still having problems with browsing and I think it is because 7 insists on loggin in on the wrong domain and I know XP will not allow that..sigh..does MS ever test

  • http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows7/Networking-home-computers-running-different-versions-of-Windows Would love to hear from someone at Microsoft to clarify if what the IT guy told me was true...wanted to charge me a boatload of money to purchase upgrades for
  • Then Right Clicked Everybody and selected how I wanted to Share.
  • I cannot get past this step to get the printer to link up.
  • Almost towards the bottom, there should be a "File Sharing Connections" section, which is probably defaulted to the 128-bit encryption.
  • I get an error that the driver can't be found and when I try to install Windows 7 drivers on the XP machine, I get another error that the drivers are
  • This is Win 7 browsing a directory, not initiating the help protocol.
  • seeing win 7 c drive from an xp pc.
  • I cannot guarantee that it will work on your system.
  • I am able to form a link with the XP network and I can access shared files on the XP computers, but the XP computers on the network are unable to

Windows 7 Cannot Access Shared Folder On Xp

Double-click "Network access: Sharing and security model for local accounts.” Select “Classic-Local users authenticate as themselves”, and click OK. https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/windows/en-US/ed05788a-af43-4df6-b124-fdb57391752e/cannot-access-xp-pc-from-windows-7-pc?forum=w7itpronetworking are located. Windows Xp Cannot Access Windows 7 Share please help!!! Network Windows 7 And Xp Computers Together Using DHCP (no manually assigned IP addresses) Based on the nature of the problem it is most likely an improper setting on the XP computer.

Obviously, Microsoft technicians could have resolved this issue-or at least posted a few more instructions. Using "Home" network with common network name on all computers. 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 It would have been nice if everything were backward compatible in a way that allowed Vista and XP to SIMPLY join on to the Homegroup. Can't See Xp Computer From Windows 7

Friday, July 24, 2009 11:05 PM Reply | Quote 2 Sign in to vote It is difficult and complicated to network or file share XP with Win7, but the best help worked beautifully. Edit restrictanonymous with the value of 0 4. it ask the password right ?

Good Luck View all 15 comments Report Stressed- Dec 28, 2009 08:23PM Just want to say thanks, your advice got me running in 2 minutes after an hour of MS aggravation Windows 7 Shared Folder Not Accessible From Xp It was working fine, then I left for less than an hour and it doesnt work anymore. I'm glad you mentioned this and I stumbled across it FILIP.

All good, except neither the MAC or the XP box can access files on the Windows 7 machine.

From XP Prof, Server 2003 and RHEL5, I can access the files on the Win7 Prof 32 bit so it works in that direction. One of them will get you to the right spot. It says I do not have access, and/or permission to access the xp computers files. Workgroup Computers Not Showing In Windows Xp After finding that solution, everything else worked.

January 4, 2010 Gen Oophs - sorry about the typos in my earlier comment January 4, 2010 David Many thanks Pal. Then it worked, finally ! From the laptop i cant. The result: Our spanking new Windows 7 64-bit Ultimate Edition notebook connected right away to our poor old gasping and partially fossilized Windows 2000 servasaurus.

Thanks in advance.