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The mapping network drive worked when the path of the \\other machines was used. Could you tell us more about the networking set up Ken Here is from my original message: I have an active directory and I am logging onto the xp machines with Very frustrating. #3 OVerLoRDI, Nov 16, 2009 fffblackmage Platinum Member Joined: Dec 28, 2007 Messages: 2,548 Likes Received: 0 There's also something like "Password protected sharing" somewhere... Why can't it find the PC with 7?? http://electrictricycle.net/windows-7/cannot-connect-to-windows-xp-shared-printer-from-windows-7.html

It works! Can I do this in Windows 7 Home Premium? No machines are running local firewalls All machines are connected via a wired switch All machines are under the same User Account without a password Can access XP shares from Windows My Windows XP clients can connect to other Windows XP clients. view publisher site

Windows Xp Cannot Access Windows 7 Share

I've been working against this for about 5hours. Any help would be great July 4, 2011 GEBS nice tom thanks…your the best … July 21, 2011 3rdnella HI, i have a problem between win 7 and xp sharing…..i ping I have shared the printer, but can't see it. But now it stopped working.

Says I don't have permission even though the printer is set to share. Thanks John having a bad Monday. I even had disabled the firewall and it still not work. Windows 7 Cannot See Xp Computer On Network June 1, 2011 Lis RWin, honestly I am feeling more and more inclined to downgrade my 7 computers to XP!

All Rights Reserved. Only you MS could screw up 10 years of proven network inter-connectivity in one version (Win7). NIC Power settings verified, sometimes win 7 is set to turn NIC off if not used for a while. https://community.spiceworks.com/topic/268575-can-t-access-win-7-shared-folder-from-win-xp So I typed in guest, didn't work, I typed in the root account, didn't work.

Share Files and Folders Between Vista and XP Machines Sharing Between Windows 7 with Homegroup If you have one or more Windows 7 machine, sharing files and devices becomes extremely easy How To Connect Windows Xp To Windows 7 Via Lan On the Celeron, i can see files and folders on my laptop, copy and paste them, all that jazz. Hope this will help. Join thousands of tech enthusiasts and participate.

Windows Xp Cannot Connect To Windows 7 Shared Folder

Me neither, and I still cannot find anywhere in XP to change permission settings. Map an XP Drive to Windows 7 There might be times when you need to map a drive on an XP machine on your network. Windows Xp Cannot Access Windows 7 Share Is there something in the registry that could have been changed to completely block access on a network? Network Windows 7 And Xp Computers Together And finally (this is what has worked) I started one service in the XP machine.

June 28, 2011 Kent B I have figured out my own problem…. this website How can i share any documents of windows7 from windows xp? That's it !!! by notwithstanding / November 12, 2009 9:18 AM PST In reply to: Update Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - please foward me the souloution to this annoying problem! Can't See Xp Computer From Windows 7

Report DTB- Apr 1, 2010 10:37PM Hi XPCMan, What do you suggest when this doesn't work. you might not have permissions.... August 25, 2010 Juan I dont have a Local Users and Groups. Get More Info Click on "Settings" 6.

Permissions verified. Microsoft Kb 913628 Friday, May 15, 2009 7:09 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Still no luck. When I go back, it is off again.

I've read and tried the posts but so far it still blocks the W7 machine.

You won't have to have that sticky Network Magic folder to deal with then. any other ideas!? After the installation is finished, reboot your computer. Workgroup Computers Not Showing In Windows Xp The answer : HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Lsa\lmcompatibilitylevel.

I'm using workgroups, 2 of the windows 7 machines are in a different workgroup (which I can access fine) and 2 are inside the same workgroup as the XP machine, yet Also this was connecting to a win2k server. Guess I'll just have to get my lazy tail up and walk over to these machines with flash drive in hand to snag files, or remote desktop into these workstations and http://electrictricycle.net/windows-7/cannot-connect-from-windows-xp-to-windows-7-computer.html It's as if the credential check between the two is failing.

Here are some other articles that will help you accomplish your home networking needs: Share a Printer on a Home Network from Vista or XP to Windows 7 How to Share But not the other way around. Me neither, and I still cannot find anywhere in XP to change permission settings. Login _ Welcome to TechSpot Why should I register?