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This is the reason I am a big fan of EE. I assume it doesn't have write authority for the files on the 8.1 machine but I'm not sure how to give that permission. The window that comes up will tell you what Domain or Work Group your PC is in. I struggled for an hour. this contact form

And I've just posted a snotty note on the Technet forums as well. i tried to rename the workgroup name to match the office domain name, without success. THIS WAS MY ISSUE. I have seen so much conflicting advice, that I am totally confused.

How To Share Printer In Windows Xp To Windows 7

September 27, 2009 butcher99 no go for me. Please report your results here--even if you have complete success! Got a new HP Laptop with Windows 7 on it, I got it hooked up to my network and I actually was accessing things on there.

Make sure things like "Network Discovery" is ON, and turn ON "File and Printer Sharing". If this is acceptable, that may be an effective solution. 0 Use Case: Protecting a Hybrid Cloud Infrastructure Promoted by Acronis Microsoft Azure is rapidly becoming the norm in dynamic IT December 5, 2009 Ryan Awesome article. How To Share A Printer In Windows 7 To Xp Mode How do I set it up so I can share the printer, and files between these 2 computers with diferent operating systems?

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/940684 Last edited by kd833; 14 Oct 2014 at 11:24. How To Share Printer In Windows Xp In Lan thanks November 11, 2009 kelly Nodscene For anyone having problems with sharing an external drive, I’ve found that you can’t share the root of the drive (IE: d:). I would try the direct router hook up ( I still may, who knows) but that would have me lugging it upstairs and installing a wired NIC. TechNet Archive Windows XP Maintain Windows XP Maintain Windows XP How to Use Windows XP to Share a Printer with Others on Your Network How to Use Windows XP to Share

December 29, 2009 andrew i can't see my xp computer in the network folder on my windows 7 pc even though they're both a part of the same workgroup by default Network Windows 7 And Xp Computers Together Computer Type: Laptop OS: Windows 10 Quote kd833Member Posts : 25 Windows 10 New 05 Oct 2014 #5 I just can't let it go. :-) And this is yet another Otherwise, there might be a problem with your network. December 12, 2009 B It worked thanks December 12, 2009 Leonid A lot of thanks!

How To Share Printer In Windows Xp In Lan

Adding the local port allowed me to print. https://forums.techguy.org/threads/solved-how-to-share-printer-between-xp-and-98-machines.401952/ Thanks. How To Share Printer In Windows Xp To Windows 7 Please help. How To Share Printer In Windows Xp To Windows 7 64 Bit Select the "Ports" index on this dialog, select "Local Port" and press the "New Port…" button.

Such as "\\" and hit . http://webadapt.org/windows-7/resolved-losing-connection-win98-to-nt-server.php After making all the changes to the network settings, the Windows XP PC can access the shares on the Windows 10 PC My System Specs You need to have JavaScript enabled Back to top #15 OFFLINE Scot Scot Administrator Forum Admins 2,015 posts Posted 05 April 2003 - 09:47 PM That browser-master thing is a known problem with Windows Me, although Now that all in the same Workgroup, I hoped this would work. How To Share Printer In Windows Xp To Windows 10

I'm not using homegroup. In both the XP and W2K PC I have the user names of the other PC's set as users.2. so the problem is win7 can't login even the password is correct so i can't add the printer on win2k on my win7 .. http://webadapt.org/windows-7/solved-file-sharing-problem.php WTF?

Manage Your Profile | Site Feedback Site Feedback x Tell us about your experience... Networking Windows 7 And Xp 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 November 28, 2009 John Mark I seem to have the same problem.

I can now see my shared WIN 7 folder on my WIN XP boxes.

I did this step by (I have linksys wireless router) but I can't see xp computer when I check network. I didn't have an antivirus program installed yet on that XP Home image and very little else except office and a few odd programs. i get the "you might not have pemissions" BS. Connect Xp To Windows 7 This will be demonstrated using Windows 7 operating system.

My System Specs You need to have JavaScript enabled so that you can use this ... Printer drivers for Windows NT 3.1 and Windows NT 3.5 are not included. Right-click the printer for which you want to set permissions, click Properties, and then click the Security tab. his comment is here Helped me get my printer set up in no time. :) August 23, 2009 stadi YEAH*dancin'around*!!!

What's New? May 20, 2009 James hello … on the windows7 machine I can see the Xp machine but when I try to connect I get an error message … "Windows cannot access It lets me in if I hit Enter. Allen Back to top #6 OFFLINE Scot Scot Administrator Forum Admins 2,015 posts Posted 23 March 2003 - 02:21 PM I like Windows 2000.

One machine with Win98SE5. Covered by US Patent. Under Printer Tasks, click Add a printer to open the Add Printer Wizard, and then click Next. I started testing them &things were coming together well, but this print server device ended up the best solution.

July 17, 2009 John "This is an excellent tutorial! It was working fine, then I left for less than an hour and it doesnt work anymore. I hope someone here can help. It may be worth trying the Win98 groups too- they'll be able to help more with 98.

I enabled the guest account, but didn't help.I had tried uninstalling Zonealarm also, but didn't help either.I had tried running just one of the 98 computers and running it straight to My System Specs You need to have JavaScript enabled so that you can use this ... Of course for certain other tasks it is slower, but wow.