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It looked like this should be fairly simple, but for some reason it's not. December 30, 2009 KJ I am having a similar problem as everybody else. Greatly appreciated. Then click Finish the printer to install and complete the Wizard. this contact form

This was the missing link! November 2, 2009 Barry I'm totally stumped at this step: "Now if you go into Network in Windows 7 you should see your XP machine and the Windows 7 as well I found the solution to my problem after hours of searching on forums and I felt like an idiot after discovering it. Until I did that, I kept getting "unauthorized" error messages when trying to open the folder on the XP machine.

Windows Xp Cannot Access Windows 7 Share

July 9, 2009 Mike I have three computers running XP operating system linked together in a virtual network. Regards Trebor November 30, 2009 Keith My printer is on the XP computer. I turned off password protect in Win 7 I told XP to share its drive and files.

It is an ardious task. Tried everthing again. March 31, 2011 Tom Easiest way to access window 7 computers from Win Xp.I am assuming that no computers are password protected and you are not keen on security. The Specified Server Cannot Perform The Requested Operation Windows Xp General example, http://www.ezlan.net/faq#trusted Vista File and Printer Sharing- http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb727037.aspx Windows XP File Sharing - http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;304040 http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;304040 Printer Sharing XP - http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/using/networking/expert/honeycutt_july2.mspx Windows Native Firewall setting for Sharing XP - http://support.microsoft.com/kb/875357 Windows

What have I done to my Dell to keep it from being able to see the 7 machine? Windows Xp Cannot Connect To Windows 7 Shared Folder After I reboot my Windows 7 desktop, my windows XP clients can connect to shares on the Windows 7 machine, with their saved username/passwords. If you use 3rd party Firewall On, Vista/XP Native Firewall should be Off, and the active Firewall has to adjusted to your Network IP numbers on what is some time called September 2, 2010 David I'm having a similar issue to John; all XP machines on my network can ping the Windows 7 machine, but the Windows 7 machine cannot ping or

too bad I haven't done it or else i'd give away the secret in a jiffy Report Gunnar- Jun 15, 2010 04:09PM I had the same problem and tried everything and Windows 7 Cannot See Xp Computer On Network January 6, 2010 Pat I followed it step by step and it didn't work. I copied your answer to windows7forums.com. Both pc's ar connected to wireles router… Maybe there is something more I should do on xp side ?

Windows Xp Cannot Connect To Windows 7 Shared Folder

Why has network discovery always taken so long? I also have one laptop that is running Windows 7 ultimate. Windows Xp Cannot Access Windows 7 Share Help!!!!! Network Windows 7 And Xp Computers Together I have tried editing the registry for IPStacks.

This way I could filter any permissions conflict... weblink When I set up the computer I attached the router to the new computer. Public Sharing = Public Network (like Internet cafe) to reduce security risks. Any ideas? Can't See Xp Computer From Windows 7

We need instructions for exactly how to tell Win7 how to share a folder. It really shouldn't be this hard. upnp is installed on all XP machines as well as peer to peer in the add windows components. http://macinstruct.net/windows-7/windows-7-cannot-connect-to-winxp-share.html Thanks.

Thanks a million!!!!!!!! Microsoft Kb 913628 jesperlohMar 5, 2012, 8:15 AM Under the permission tab, you might want to add in "everyone" to share the folder and see if it works. June 28, 2009 Marcos Thanks so much, helped a lot… when you're in a hurry you often don't see the most obvious things.

I removed the requirement for a logon password on XP2 and bingo it now sees shares on Win7 as well as XP1 (sort of a "hail-mary" only option left; and no

I have no issues accessing the shared folders (vista/xp) from win7 machines. I called Epson support and they gave me the following work around. Once I reboot my server it allows XP machines to reconnect, but there is some cut off points after so many hours XP machines can no longer connect. #1 OVerLoRDI, How To Connect Windows Xp To Windows 7 Via Lan December 10, 2009 Chris Great Tutorial, I only had two problems. 1.

October 30, 2009 Dario BLood, You rock!…I was going nuts trying to solve this problem for a say and a half. August 10, 2009 Uldis Im still a noob in networking. It would be very helpful if the author of this page would update it so that the shared folder is NOT in a sub-directory of the already shared public files but http://macinstruct.net/windows-7/win-7-cannot-connect-to-xp-share.html My windows XP client is running an RDP to the Windows 7 machine, but can't access the shares!

Saved lots of wasted time. I selected the "Set up an advanced connection", and "Accept incoming connections", then "Allow virtual private network connections". Very stupid this is.