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October 20, 2009 Papasmurf Excellent tutorial. "On the Windows 7 machine go into Control Panel \ All Control Panel Items \ Network and Sharing Center then click on Change advanced sharing my printer sharing is on win2k .. Yes No Thanks for your feedback.Don't forget to take a few seconds to say thanks: Thank you Thanks for your feedback.We're sorry. XP can access files on W7. http://realink.org/solved-windows/solved-windows-did-not-detect-any-networking-hardware.html

December 7, 2009 Jim Whitston God bless you sir. There is no password set and both the Windows 7 machine and the XP box have the same username. Turn on file and printer sharing. I have two laptops, both with XP. http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/windows-7/share-files-and-printers-between-windows-7-and-xp/

I hope the following will help anyone with similar problems. 1. May 30, 2009 jake @bill if you can see the printer over the network right click on the printer and select connect. How can i do to continue this process?

May 20, 2009 MRL Many thanks, amigo. For more information about permissions, see Windows Help and Support So, add to MY Friday fun. November 28, 2009 John So how do you tell 7 to log in on the workgroup instead of the homegroup that has a password window? 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 Report racso-

You must make a folder on the hard drive and then share that. Now if you go into Network in Windows 7 you should see your XP machine and the Windows 7 as well which in this case is Mysticgeek-PC. Sign in 41 Loading... Just EEE will not connect.

But once again, we have a complete tutorial for that situation. Can PhD students patent their work Is using an informal version of my name in professional contexts unprofessional? I made a big mistake by letting Microsoft run the updates on the servers now i have nothing but problems. Thanks again.

John July 18, 2009 Ciunguta tnx nice tut.

You might not have permission to use this network. 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 The network path was not found.” Any clues to what is wrong?

It should be at the top! my review here To try to identify and resolve network problems, click diagnose." thanks, James May 20, 2009 Aelic92 This is awesome! Acquiring the skills and discipline to compose coherent paragraphs and comprehend detailed instructions will also strengthen a persons ability to circumvent Microsoft's ubiquitous networking hurdles. When I go back, it is off again.

Don't use it yet. Helpful +6 Report buzz Apr 11, 2010 08:09PM chranging the work group names to match, ex. On your Windows 7 computer, click the Start button at the bottom left of the screen, then go to the Control Panel and choose Network and Sharing Center. click site Comments?

Win 7 Starter Currently the Master Browser Can browse XP Pro with the mouse through "Network" Can ping XP Pro by name and IP Displays XP Pro in netview, as well The command net view returns an error 6118 on PC #2 and #3, but returns the names of all connected PCs, on #1, #4, and #5. Thanks a million!!!!!!!!

My initial issue was with the printer, but I quickly worked around that (kids' need it for school).

Would it help; if I invited in one of those people on TV who say that Windows 7 was their idea? However, when I double click the laptop icon on the Windows 7 machine I get the following error message: "Windows cannot access \\laptop. It works. Report Bardy- Apr 17, 2010 06:25PM once I changed the xp pc name from mshome to the name of my wirless network it all came right Report MJ- Apr 20, 2010

My solution: stop sharing the DRIVE and only share FOLDERS. You do not have permissonto use this network resource. The sharing process is pretty straight-forward if you’re not using password protection…as you just need to drop what you want to share into the Vista Public folder. http://realink.org/solved-windows/solved-windows-2k-makes-all-windows-xp-machines-see-internet-gateway-in-network-connections.html It looks like a navy version of Royale?

You do not have permission to access \\laptop. I'll copy your solution to add "EVERYONE" here: I went back to the folder, right click properties >> select Sharing Tab >> select [Share …] button >> select ‘Everyone’ from drop Work group setting do not matter, but yes, they are the same. got the printer working!) I can add the shared printer on #4 to the unsharable PCs, by doing so using the IP and printer name.

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. November 5, 2009 Abdullah Thanks for this great tutorial For those who dont have password, Control Panel\System and Security\Administrative Tools\local security policy then local policies\security option disable "Accounts: Administrator account status" Thanks! If it doesn't hold to *$&^%^# with it, I'll share files with a thumb drive 'til MS and/or McAffee get their act together.

My XP machine could not see my WIN 7 machine, but my win 7 machine could see my XP machine. In the next window choose "Work network" that will switch you from a homegroup to a workgroup so your two computers can talk to each other. AllEvents3000X 212,526 views 11:45 How to Share Files and Folders With Windows 7 - Duration: 11:01. Helpful +0 Report Darmar Apr 22, 2010 09:14AM Hi all.

Report Nazdar- Jun 10, 2010 11:27PM If you're still having trouble, check out Mark's comment about setting the encryption setting lower so that you can see the XP computers from Windows May 21, 2009 mysticgeek @docpaul: It is an official embedded theme you can download it at: http://rapidshare.com/files/152117971/Official_Embedded_Theme_for_Windows_XP_and_2003.zip May 21, 2009 jmarkhus @james, go back over the instructions and try to follow Eventaully used add printers on XP and manually typed in the address of the printer (case matters for the address e.g. \\Grainnecourt-PC\EPSONStylusPhoto(Copy 2) and it worked! May 30, 2009 bill I want to share the HP officejet G series the windows 7 does not have a driver XP does - does other way work somehow?

August 2, 2010 Peter Hobbs My new WIN 7 on my computer (Peter-Dell530) "sees" the files on my wife's XP computer (Verity09) just fine, and on her XP computer I can