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Click on security tab on top You will get a list of users.. http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows7/Networking-home-computers-running-different-versions-of-Windows.Tara Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - homegroup or workgroup? I can access all my windows 7 laptop data from widnows xp ; however I cannot access windows xp data from my windows 7 machine. In a perfect world, getting your computers with different Microsoft operating systems to network would be as easy as clicking a button. Check This Out

And yes, I disabled homegroup, and put all machines on the same workgroup. December 11, 2009 Mara We have 2 hp (psc1315/laserjet1200) printers, connected to a mini notebook with Windows XP 32 bit on it (serves as sort-of-printserver). The Homegroup feature isn’t compatible with Vista, so we need to go through a few different steps. Do I need to somehow uninstall the Linksys info from the old PC? http://ccm.net/forum/affich-196544-windows-7-won-t-recognize-xp-pc-in-network

Windows Xp Cannot Access Windows 7 Share

Any ideas? Immediate success, I can now access my Windows 7 files over the network from my XP machine! but later when I could not print to the printer connected on XP machine which is connected with my lap through a Netgear router I noticed of missing the network.

Tried everthing again. The computers are running XPSP3 and the severs are running 2003. but my lap with W7 cannot find the XP PC. Windows 7 Cannot See Xp Computer On Network Thanks December 18, 2009 damnjan Thanks man, help me a lot.

by Bradclarke81 / November 22, 2009 5:04 PM PST In reply to: i gues no one is reading hte posts. Network Windows 7 And Xp Computers Together Our editors bring you complete coverage from the 2017 International CES, and scour the showroom floor for the hottest new tech gadgets around. I went through these Steps again and I can't figure it out for the LIFE of me! https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_7-networking/windows-7-wont-see-xp-computers-on-home-network/135ad491-233e-49c4-9760-1c53cd70fe31 Works- finally.

You can look here to help you solve your issue and read about the solution: http://www.dslreports.com/forum/r21292996-XP-Pro-irpstacksize-is-too-small Report Old Nick- May 2, 2010 05:13AM On which computer did you add the registry How To Share Files Between Windows 7 And Xp 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. September 27, 2009 butcher99 no go for me. I would kill Homegroup in Win7, since XP doesnt support it.

  • December 19, 2009 Carmine D'Ambrosio When I get to the step in this article of going to Devices and Printers and double clicking the printer icon, I do not get the
  • You will want to verify the following settings under Advanced Sharing Settings for the Home or Work and Public profile.
  • I figured out that the trouble was being caused by Symantec.
  • Thanks in advance.
  • As a support person for gazillion people, the sharing of my downloads folder is very important.
  • My new win 7 home premium cannot.
  • I called Epson support and they gave me the following work around.
  • I'm desperate!

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Use the Homegroup Feature in Windows 7 to Share Printers and Files Create a Homegroup & Join a New Computer To It Change which Files are Shared in a Homegroup Windows http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/38006-43-windows-laptop-computers 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. Windows Xp Cannot Access Windows 7 Share Nsda! How To Connect Windows Xp To Windows 7 Via Lan Report subz3r0- Jun 14, 2010 01:21PM still not working for me I set up all setting in my win 7 but nothing, could you tell us the settings for The XP

It finally worked. his comment is here 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 I couldn't install the MFC from its original CD on my Win 7, since there are no suitable drivers, so my other machines (XP) are connected to the MFC on the December 30, 2009 me i have a problem with a new computer i got with win7. Workgroup Computers Not Showing In Windows Xp

Get downloadable ebooks for free! Credit Jimbo45 at sevenfourms: I've posted on this before but to share Printers attached to XP computers with either X-64 or X-32 versions of Windows 7 is SIMPLE. November 12, 2009 Jon As a few other people have mentioned, the solution to getting my shared folder on the Win7 machine visible on the XP machine was to specifically add http://appsizematters.com/windows-7/problem-installing-a-usb-wifi-dongle-on-a-laptop-running-win7-x64.html One is new, other is nearly a year old.

can you help me ? Computer Not Showing Up On Network Windows 7 May 31, 2011 Kent B I am having the same problem as David west. Our best advice is to try to connect it to one machine, and if the drivers won’t work, hook it up to the other computer and see if that works.

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The first half the tutorial worked but still could not see laptops. But I cannot get the WinXP machine to print. *sigh*. 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 Can't See Other Computers On Network Windows 7 Click on the "Advanced sharing settings".

Do you keep getting the network password window where no password will work? Then, go to the Epson site and download and install the printer drivers for the XP machine - in my case for the RX500 that was Printer Driver v5.5bAs Windows XP, Error message1: \\FAMILYWEST\SharedDocs is not accessible. http://appsizematters.com/windows-7/windows-7-not-detecting-shared-files-computers.html Username & PW is the same on all machines.

Over on your XP machine open up My Network Places to find the Windows 7 (mysticgeek-pc) shared folder. December 5, 2009 Laura Thank you! Regards Trebor November 30, 2009 Keith My printer is on the XP computer. Can someone help?

These instructions are for the Printer attached to the XP machine (but works in reverse as well). ("Stand alone" Network printers can be done slightly similarly BTW). This drives me crazy. Hope it helps you all. It is an ardious task.

How do I handle this? November 22, 2009 Deb I was trying to print wirh my printer hooked to xp from a computer running windows 7. No PCs could see each other , but all could get to the Printer on the network.So the router was interfering with sharing but not to the printer.It was a Belkin November 22, 2009 kevin I've the windows xp pro & window 7 pro hooked up via dlink router..