Thanks, Bill mxper18 says: 6 years ago SUPER THANKS! 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. The local install worked without a hitch for my HP installed on a Windows 7 machine. djsail1 says: 6 years ago I have the same problem as Tom Miller above. his comment is here
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? Reply Link zoranmarin January 28, 2011, 11:04 am Hi, I am not sure you can share two printers at the same time with only one router/modem. If anyone knows how to get around this, I'd appreciate a tip. I followed everything to Step 6 where I entered the port name and I clicked "OK." I, then, got a small window titled "Server Port" with the message, "Not enough server http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/windows-7/share-files-and-printers-between-windows-7-and-xp/
Then it worked, finally ! I am able to see the printer from the notebook; however, when I print, I get an error message saying an unknown error occurred while printing. I can view my shared documents, but I can not print from my Windows 7 printer. Hit the Next button.
Where do I find this information? December 20, 2009 Lauren hey, this page is great. No effect. How To Share Printer In Windows Xp In Lan Why can't the rebels kill Vader like the clone troopers killed the Jedi in Order 66?
You guys are great! ADeller says: 5 years ago Cannot get past the step where I am supposed to see the XP computer through the Network Sharing on the 7 computer. Spike says: 7 years ago I can't connect to an HP Deskjet 3740 on from my Win 7 laptop to my win XP desktop. http://www.sevenforums.com/network-sharing/137349-file-sharing-printing-problems-w7-laptop-xp-desktop.html How can i do to continue this process?
When I try to install the Win XP drivers manually it says error. Connect Xp To Windows 7 Homegroup The feature is indicated on the properties page, but I am unable to 'click' on it. This would be a step backwards for me in terms of not being able to use my WinXP shared home printer from my office laptop. Brilliant!!!
I called Epson support and they gave me the following work around. https://www.tenforums.com/network-sharing/2129-sharing-files-windows-10-windows-xp.html they can't connect to the network path anyway. (don't they connect first, then ask for username/password?) @kegobeer the windows 7 computer had to go through a recovery disc and therefore the How To Share Files Between Windows 7 And Xp grateful says: 5 years ago THANK YOU!!!! How To Connect Windows Xp To Windows 7 Via Lan My System Specs System Manufacturer/Model Number Dell XPS 15 L502x OS Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1 CPU Core i7-2670QM Memory 8GB DDR3 PC3-10600 Graphics Card Intel HD Graphics 3000 + GeForce
Your instructions were clear and easy to follow and it works perfectly! this content Why are the windows of bridges of ships always inclined? Open Control Panel > Administrative Tools > Local Security Policies 2. Thank you! How To Share A Printer In Windows 7 To Xp Mode
I have no problem sharing anything (within the normal limits, of course) on the Windows 7 machine with the other computers and I can access the shares on the XP machine I had a massive problem getting the following scenario to work: 1. The HP tech I chatted with said HP would be working a fix, but did not have one now. weblink helpingthewife says: 6 years ago Thanks.
Do you want to schedule other things like when it enters Sleep mode? How To Share Printer In Windows 7 32 Bit And 64 Bit July 9, 2009 Mike I have three computers running XP operating system linked together in a virtual network. Everytime I restart my XP PC I have to do that.
Click Next. This should help you get started with sharing your files and other devices with your Windows 7 machine. When I first started I was able to see the printer on XP Reply Link Leave a Reply Cancel reply Notify me of followup comments via e-mail Previous Post How to Add Gmail Account to MS Outlook 2007 Next Post How to Check Macbook How To Share Printer In Windows Xp To Windows 10 i succeeded in sharing my printer from windows xp to windows 7 !!
i get the "you might not have pemissions" BS. I've been frustarted for 6 weeks ! I spend almost 2 hours on this, but with your description it was fixed in a few minutes! http://ksresource.net/how-to/file-sharing-btwn-win-7-and-vista.html at first, I thought it's very hard to connect this two computer together.
Very stupid this is. add new port on local port, in enter a new port type: \\name of your xp computer\printer share name. August 28, 2009 BLood I found a solution for my self whit error "“Windows cannot access \\". the xp machine finds the ip 5000 printer share from win 7 machine everything is ok until i try to install the win xp drivers on the xp machine the error
Setting up the network wizard on the XP machine was the answer to my dilem. The "Use Accounts and Passwords to connect to other computers" which is located in the Control Panel\All Control Panel Items\Network and Sharing Center\Advanced sharing settings Towards the bottom.... PLEASE help! Then follow your instuctions and voila.
My network is configured for sharing and I can share docs among all computers on network. Much appreciated. mine is just labeled ‘printer' on my windows 7 machine. Any suggestions?