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above too, anytime you change the Workgroup name you must re-boot that computer for the changed Workgroup name to apply. Pennsylvania, US Posts: 51,044 OS: Windows 7, XP-Pro, Vista, Linux My System Hard to say, I see this enough to have a canned script for fixing it available. __________________ If TSF Windows 7 machine will not unless the IP is pinged first. Workgroup name? have a peek at these guys

I can now file share across the two MS OS (Vista and XP), but printer sharing is buggy and it takes work to keep it all connected. On the network connection's properties dialog (see Figure 1) you want to make sure the File and Printer Sharing for Microsoft Networks and Client for Microsoft Networks protocols are enabled. I created a HOMEGROUP on computers A with PRINTER hooked up.. or Donate to help keep the site up! have a peek here

Workgroup Is Not Accessible Windows Xp

This works in conjuntion with Server 2008. You should have all the computers that you want to share with each other set to the same group. My System Specs You need to have JavaScript enabled so that you can use this ...

The time now is 06:33 AM. -- Mobile_Default -- TSF - v2.0 -- TSF - v1.0 Contact Us - Tech Support Forum - Site Map - Community Rules - Terms of There is no tutorial on this subject so I had to go with what MS say! Paste the results in a message here. Microsoft Tcp/ip Version 6 Protocol I THEN RE-tried to ping the PC name of the XP machine and after the first ping using the IP the PC name was pinged!

Now you can go to Network Map window in Vista, press F5 button to restart the network map creation, and then the map will display the network devices correctly. Workgroup Computers Not Showing In Windows Xp Interestingly, I now dual-boot the XP desktop with Windows 7 RC, thinking that would resolve my issue with Vista printing to that machine. Reboot the machine. __________________ If TSF has helped you, Tell us about it! http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f31/solved-xp-cant-see-other-workgroup-machines-205937.html Other 2 computers show all 3 computers on Network, and from the other 2 I can access the new 8 box and it's files.

No problem with A, B, C printing. Can't See Workgroup Computers In Xp Thanks for all your help too! I have ran the Network setup wizard on the XP machine that did absolutely nothing for it. Helpful +1 Report DONTHINK Feb 1, 2009 at 01:00 PM im really dumb when it comes to computers but somehow I set up all 3 computers on me home network and

Workgroup Computers Not Showing In Windows Xp

I'm sure that in most cases this is what creates network problems... Now her Vista laptop sees all the printers on all the desktop machines. Workgroup Is Not Accessible Windows Xp I am a novice in Networking. Can't See Other Computers On Network Windows Xp Report Jostar- Sep 23, 2013 at 07:36 PM Amazing!

I then pinged the IP of the XP machine instead on the PC name... http://realink.org/windows-xp/upgrade-windows-xp-to-windows-7-free-download.html Solution remove XP SP3 >>> install XP SP2 and - it works - you can see printers PCs etc Report VistaUser- Apr 20, 2009 at 03:27 AM Wow - good suggestion, Thanks Helpful +0 Report vmtl Jan 29, 2009 at 02:30 PM After insane amounts of headaches installing the Microsoft TCP/IP version 6 worked like a charm! I am using a wireless network. Windows Xp Network Discovery

Here's how to disable the simple or wizard-based sharing interface: Open Computer or My Computer. a network adaptor that works in both xp and vista. Network & Sharing Our Sites Site Links About Us Find Us Vista Forums Eight Forums Ten Forums Network Status Contact Us Legal Privacy and cookies Windows 7 Forums is an independent check my blog Restart the machine and see if its worked.

No porblems... Workgroup Computers Not Showing In Windows 7 You'll be using a similar approach among your computers, regardless of their Windows version. I have ALL firewalls completely turned off.

I think what did it was the power down of the router and the ipconig /flushdns thanks again!

A CCM membership gives you access to additional options. I have made a home network with xp as main, vista on wireless laptop and an older machine starting out with 98 and then upgraded to xp. Report Mark- Dec 12, 2014 at 09:38 PM Awesome Jess. Can't See Other Computers On Network Windows 7 Thank you all for your assistance.

Reports: · Posted 7 years ago Top triplemj Posts: 62 This post has been reported. Who came up with that sh*t?! Show Ignored Content As Seen On Welcome to Tech Support Guy! news two printers on win2000 machine, linksys router.

Unfortunately this did not help. If you're new to Tech Support Guy, we highly recommend that you visit our Guide for New Members. While you're at it, you can also verify that you have descriptive computer names, so you can tell which PC is which when you browse the network. 2. Laptop could share files and print to printers.

Stay logged in Sign up now! Kelley Report skrki- May 6, 2009 at 03:27 AM It's all bullcrap when it comes to Mic.soft.. but the computers don't see each other. Here's how to get there in Vista: open the Network and Sharing Center and click the Manage network connections link on the left pane.

A million thanks!!!!!!! But Vista could not see it thanks to Norton firewall. The vista machine stays in communication with the other two (one running XP pro SP3 & one running the final version of 2000 pro) but for whatever reason it fails to If you are on a machine with no network connection, use a floppy, USB disk, or a CD-RW disk to transfer a text file with the information to allow pasting it

Helpful +0 Report Bobby Jan 12, 2009 at 03:29 PM Joe, Just wondering if you were able to solve the xp / vista probvlem? Disable Homegroup Listener and Homegroup Provider.Make sure the following services are running In all PC's: Control Panel->Administrative Tools->Services COM+ Event System Computer Browser DHCP Client DNS Client Network Connections Network Location My System Specs You need to have JavaScript enabled so that you can use this ... I have been trying to research this from many peoples solutions on the net and my trial and error for the whole time I have used VISTA and Windows seven which

I'll try that after the Holidays JHobbs Report Ida- Oct 18, 2009 at 09:36 PM Thank you so much for your information. I can not get print share to work between the two Op sys's. I can see the Vista PC from the others but I cannot see the others from the Vista. So I am seeing that is not able to find the XP machine manually.

It Thread Tools Search this Thread 12-26-2007, 09:02 AM #1 fireguy60 Registered Member Join Date: Dec 2007 Posts: 3 OS: xp I have a small office network, win2000pro