I had the same problem and did everything suggested to no avail. I have a W7 64-bit with Dell Photo AIO 944 printer connected (running in compatiility mode) and a WinXP 32-bit. It really shouldn't be this hard. I've been working against this for about 5hours. http://ksresource.net/windows-7/need-to-backup-files-from-win7-rc-to-win7-pro.html
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.Click to expand... I see the XP machine, but can't access it. I've been dealing with this for months - very frustrating! December 14, 2009 Horse88 Great tutorial. http://www.sevenforums.com/network-sharing/15943-xp-cant-see-windows-7-network-places.html
Q. December 19, 2009 Terri Lesperance I found your web page fantastic! Thanks a million!!!!!!!! However, when I double click the laptop icon on the Windows 7 machine I get the following error message: "Windows cannot access \\laptop.
July 24, 2009 wired_retired By God man, you deserve a medal. Canadian permanent resident visiting Japan How honest should one be with their students when talking about the realities of academia? January 8, 2010 BigJoe Tried all these options but it was only after a 1 hour 50 minute phone call with Microsoft Technical Dept that they found an answer. Networking Windows 7 And Xp You win.Thanks, Kent Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Files and printer on a Win 7 CPU not visible from XP CPU by cdm1000 / December 2, 2009 9:58
I really don't want to set up passwords. How To Share Files Between Windows 7 And Xp Restart the computer. There is no password set and both the Windows 7 machine and the XP box have the same username. find more info This version of Windows 7 was an upgrade from Vista Basic in which I was able to share directories with the XP computers.
In some cases you will need to install the x86 XP drivers for the shared printer because the Windows 7 drivers are not compatible with XP. When everything is installed open Connect Xp To Windows 7 Homegroup I have tried something from what i saw in this thread but didnt get through. So can someone please explain what is missing or broken that allows Windows 7 to see the Computer Name on the network but not be able to resolve its IP? You will have to check the firewall section in detail if you use anything other than windows firewall.To test this, you can switch to windows firewall and see if everything works
Acquiring the skills and discipline to compose coherent paragraphs and comprehend detailed instructions will also strengthen a persons ability to circumvent Microsoft's ubiquitous networking hurdles. you can try this out when the tutorial says now you can see the folders in My network places and you can't. 1. Network Windows 7 And Xp Computers Together We need instructions for exactly how to tell Win7 how to share a folder. Windows Xp Cannot Access Windows 7 Share After installing SP3 or when you do a fresh install of XP SP3, even > > though the protocol won't self install you can install it youself by > > first
Hence, I can't get any further in the writeup Carmine D'Ambrosio. check over here The Work Network is the one that most of us are going (and need) to use. When I boot "mine" into Vista, the networking works perfectly. I could access my xp computers from window 7 computers but I could not access window 7 from Xp : Hers is the solution I found out: 1. How To Connect Windows Xp To Windows 7 Via Lan
Turns out for me the issue had nothing to do with networking. And we only have one account on each machine set up as an administrator account. All shared drives resulted in access issues as many have mentioned here. his comment is here 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
The PC with 7 finds the other 2 computers on the network, the computer with Vista finds the other 2 computers on the network, BUT the computer with XP only finds Connect Windows 7 To Xp Workgroup All get internet through our same secure WPA network. What to do if I am sick and can't drive myself home?
Things worked again -- for a couple days until MS sent 4 critical updates. Any tutorial for that? The first half the tutorial worked but still could not see laptops. Link Layer Topology Discovery (lltd) Responder (kb922120) 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
To try to identify and resolve network problems, click diagnose.” The XP machine can access the Win7 machine just fine. Tuesday, August 25, 2009 3:44 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Scott You will find a few threads here dealing with the details of LM, NTLM, and NTLMv2 My Problem was that my Windows 7 PC could not access files or printers on my XP PC across a local area network (through a wired router). http://ksresource.net/windows-7/win7.html Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Back to Windows 7 forum 39 total posts (Page 1 of 2) 01 02 Next Popular Forums icon Computer Help 51,912 discussions icon Computer Newbies
Potable DVD PlayerHome network setup Friday, July 23, 2010 2:33 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote it's not about firewall settings. December 12, 2009 Le Thank you, Mysticgeek. THANKS GUYS! Permissions verified.
October 27, 2009 Mark to install a printer shared on Windows xp on Windows7 you have to install extra x64 drivers on your XP machine!! It looked like this should be fairly simple, but for some reason it's not. It took me a full week of trial and error to find this out. My new laptop with Win 7 home premium 64 bit can't see anyone else over the wireless link.
so the xp computers are getting to the windows 7 computer. If I try to connect I get "remote desktop cannot connect" ensure that remote access is enabled?On my XP pc's I can "see" the Win7RC pc and when I add a Any ideas? I changed the network group name to the same name as the XP group, in my case it is "MSHOME". (Control Panel\Right Click Computer\Change Settings.Then I went to Control Panel\Computer\ click the drive I