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I've uninstalled Norton on C210 to see if that was the problem, no difference. To repeat this (hopefully so the search engines find it) for sharing between Windows 7 and Windows XP you have to set your Windows 7 computer to the lower encryption setting Essentially you’ll want to make sure both machines are part of the same workgroup, set up the correct sharing settings, and making sure network discovery is enabled on Windows 7. and test.

It took me almost a week to get everything working right. I have two laptops, both with XP. Sharing a printer would seem to be another story! Saturday, October 27, 2007 3:16 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote hi, I am actually having thesame problem here regarding workgroups with Winxp and Vista, heres the scenarioWe

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you might not have permission to use this network resource. I found the solution to my problem after hours of searching on forums and I felt like an idiot after discovering it. If you are having problems with yours, perhaps one or more of the below 5 steps will do the trick. Both can access Internet but they can't see each other on the network map even though both have shared public folders, are in the same work group.

I had mine going through a VOIP adapter. click Ok, Ok and come out of the security and sharing 3. So I do not believe that it's a problem with SP3, or the absence of the separate LLTD installation. 0Votes Share Flag Collapse - Link Layer Topology Discovery (KB922120) not included http://www.techrepublic.com/forums/discussions/why-cant-my-vista-machine-see-my-xp-shares/ Thanks again.

One day when I came from school (still in high school) I decided to buy a Linksys Wireless-G Broadband Router Model: WRT54G2 so my father can have internet access. it didn't help to turn it off... that create the problems, responsible for the technology that makes these threads possible, where we find the solutions to the problems they created. Telefonica Incompetence, Xenophobia or Fraud?

However, after a few minutes I wasn’t able to see my father’s laptop any more, I didn’t make any other changes at all and I’m not even able to see my http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/windows-vista-cant-access-my-xp-pc-and-vice-versa.106422/ It can see C210 on the network but trying to view it's shares always asks for a login. I followed you instructions carefully and got all computers in the same workgroup name and can see the Windows 7 machine from the XP machines, but still can't see the XP Maybe they just shouldn't create the problems in the first place.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=4f01a31d-ee46-481e-ba11-37f485fa34ea&DisplayLang=en   5) And the final step: check the registry on your WinXP machine per MS article 913628 that I found by searching MS for "error message when you try to Hot Network Questions A guy scammed me, but he gave me a bank account number & routing number. and the companies who create it. by Peconet Tietokoneet · 6 years ago In reply to Why can't my Vista machin ...

In the bottom box, change the Workgroup name to MSHOME. Jun 16, 2008 #19 tipstir TS Ambassador Posts: 2,384 +105 insoman said: dont you need to set your user accounts with a password to do all this?Click to expand... Thank you, thank you , THANK YOU!!! How is the distinction between server and user relevant in this (peer-to-peer) context?

Select forumWindowsMac OsLinuxOtherSmartphonesTabletsSoftwareOpen SourceWeb DevelopmentBrowserMobile AppsHardwareDesktopLaptopsNetworksStoragePeripheralSecurityMalwarePiracyIT EmploymentCloudEmerging TechCommunityTips and TricksSocial EnterpriseSocial NetworkingAppleMicrosoftGoogleAfter HoursPost typeSelect discussion typeGeneral discussionQuestionPraiseRantAlertTipIdeaSubject titleTopic Tags More Select up to 3 tags (1 tag required) CloudPiracySecurityAppleMicrosoftIT EmploymentGoogleOpen SourceMobilitySocial To see XP computers on the Network Map is easy once you work out that you need to load LLTD protocol (which is not by default installed on XP – see Case closed - for now!   Tuesday, June 19, 2007 6:00 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote The two links below could also help with networking home or

I go to the Control Panel and Advanced sharing, and network discovery is turned on, but printer and file sharing, when I click it on and save it, doesn't stay saved.

I do also have a PC running Win 03 Server Enterprise R2 sharing 5 HDD's movies and music and it doesn't have upnp or peer to peer as I don't have My tip, which did solve the problem was to add a registry entry that will increase the IRPStackSize to 15. I assume you're not trying to map at the root level and you're trying to map a My Documents folder to your Vista machine.Good luck. I was always able to access shared XP docs on my Vista notebook.

When I go to my father's laptop and click on network I'm not able to see my desktop pc neither my sister's pc, I'm only able to see my dad's PC. I'm not able to open my sister's pc because of some permission issues. Helpful +0 Report philmacavity Mar 7, 2010 12:56PM My problem is the other way round! Ensure you are using the same workgroup name on all machines.

My error message was a window popping up when I would try to send something to my HP Photosmart c4180 from my Dell Vista notebook wirelessly. Ensure all of your machines’ IP addresses are listed, as well as that of your router or wireless access point. 1.2)    My Vista laptop came loaded with Norton Internet Security. what happens is that it simply says it's not accessible. Now what's the next image look like when you click on view full map?

Thursday, August 30, 2007 4:07 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote And I tried the 5-step procedure, didn't help at all. Saturday, December 08, 2007 6:13 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote redondo Changing the settings on my norton firewall allowed me to see the other computers on my by Peconet Tietokoneet · 6 years ago In reply to Why can't my Vista machin ... Now I'm looking for the solution to my Vista Backup problem (backup to network drive asks for drive userid/password when none exist or should be required - a lengthy forum under

Right click on it from the pop up menu select Share with then click on Advanced settings a. Monday, April 14, 2008 8:28 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Thanks to all who have responded with suggestions.  Yes, all 4 computers are domain : workgroup and You have to add both IP adresses in the Trusted Netword and it should work... Report Gator- Apr 23, 2010 05:24PM No such link as you said!?!

My network consists of a Laptop running XP and two Desktops, one running XP and the other running Win 7. Finally restored win 7 back to June 16, 2010 restore point and Voila! My first win 7 box with home premium 32 bit worked also. Go to the Zone tab of Firewall settings in ZoneAlarm free version.

Hi Redondo77. Go to Norton Internet Security tab, open settings, scroll to bottom, open internet security and firewall options, open advanced settings, open configure, change default inbound NetBIOS, inbound NetBIOS name, and Block do I need the same settings that I made in my desktop vista PCif I want to connect another laptop to my network that has vista on it? Post your problem there and also scroll through the thread to see if you find a new possible solution.Most of what I saw that may be new to your efforts was

Look under "Sharing and Discovery" heading, make sure "Network Sharing" and "File Sharing" is turned on.