I went through the above instructions and solved my problem withing a few mintues!! Which is ok, since I hardly ever use my XP PC. January 3, 2010 Mike This helped me 95% there. December 19, 2009 Tom Right my solution for the ‘cannot access pc' problem, i.e.
December 19, 2009 Steve I can't seem to figure out how to connect my Windows 7 laptop to my XP desktop connected printer. So I can only assume that it is not possible. Have a Windows 7 laptop trying to connect to a printer on my XP desktop, but so far the laptop doesn't even know the desktop exists. December 9, 2009 Gry dla dorosłych Hmmm on my Windows XP this resolution still doesnt work :( December 9, 2009 Dan I struggled for hours to connect my new laptop to
December 3, 2009 Orion A challenge for some who have posted comments appears to be mastering proper spelling and punctuation techniques. From XP Prof, Server 2003 and RHEL5, I can access the files on the Win7 Prof 32 bit so it works in that direction. Error message when you try to access a Windows XP-based network computer: "You might not have permission to use this network resource" Windows 7 computer can see the XP computer Some searching revealed this fix: http://forums.techarena.in/vista-help/972126.htm, which I followed carefully. (Quotation follows.) > > I had this same problem and am still trying to get Microsoft support to > > determine
November 9, 2009 Grainne I could not see the XP computers on windows 7 - i have a small home network of a PC with Win 7 and 3 laptops with November 15, 2009 peter3 The only thing that I could make work was installing printers as LOCAL printers rather than NETWORK printers. Good Job~ November 26, 2009 mike Hi, I had the same problem with sharing as Wayne. Microsoft Kb 913628. December 20, 2009 Heidi my windows 7 can see my xp and access everything but my xp cannot see my windows 7.
I can get to it fine, but when the pop-up that talks about printer drivers i say continue and another pop-up comes up saying it can't find the xp driver file, Windows 7 Cannot Access Shared Folder On Xp Thanks! #5 by omegaman on March 23, 2010 - 8:12 am Reply Quote If you are admin on your current box you should be able to view the entire drive at Very helpful and straightforward. http://www.sevenforums.com/network-sharing/35296-cannot-see-xp-shares-win-7-pc-please-help.html I tried to go into printer properties on both machines to add additional drivers, but cannot find drivers.
I'll keep you informed. 0 Tabasco OP Moreira Oct 23, 2012 at 1:15 UTC So far so Good 0 Poblano OP Franco1485 Mar 8, 2013 How To Connect Windows Xp To Windows 7 Via Lan In Windows 7's Window Explorer, type in \\XPcomputername at the address bar. I tried it and it...Thank you, I ran into this same issues with Visual Studio 2015 after i...Brilliant! December 19, 2009 Joe On my windows 7 PC I can connect to my XP PC and I can see the printer there.
The installation of shared printers automatically stops when you can't give it a valid .inf (and I don't know what will be valid?!). https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/windows/en-US/ed05788a-af43-4df6-b124-fdb57391752e/cannot-access-xp-pc-from-windows-7-pc?forum=w7itpronetworking Pingboy provides an answer that works!!! Windows Xp Cannot Access Windows 7 Share Sharing Files In Windows 7 and XP Sharing folders between two Windows 7 machines with the new HomeGroup feature is an easy process, but the HomeGroup feature is not compatible with Network Windows 7 And Xp Computers Together Once done go back to Windows 7 and browse the share.
In Windows…Right Click the Computer Icon (maybe on desktop or will be on Start Menu) and select Manage. At least that’s how I got it to work. I'm stumped. #10 by OmegaMan on June 14, 2010 - 3:23 pm Reply Quote Hi Betty…I am not seeing the whole situation. If you want to keep it enabled make sure there is a log in account for the other XP machines and they have a password. Can't See Xp Computer From Windows 7
Report Mark- Apr 3, 2010 12:20PM I had this issue, the solution is easy (you may have found it already) On the windows 7 machine, go to the network and sharing I have everything set to share on the network, no passwords needed, and the PC's are on the same workgroup. Regards Bobin Saturday, August 13, 2011 3:12 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote The question started off "I cannot access my XP workgroup from my windows 7". Regedit 2.
To be precise, 6 XP pro (mostly SP3 but 2 of them with SP2), and one XP home SP3 and just bought another machine with WIN7. Windows 7 Shared Folder Not Accessible From Xp Select guest and add. The XP computer can access the Windows 7 computer where permissions are set for sharing.
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 But after following your precedure, IT'S DAMN EASY!! best regards viktor January 6, 2010 mjuice Followed it step by step didn't work. Workgroup Computers Not Showing In Windows Xp I.E.
I have a W7 64-bit with Dell Photo AIO 944 printer connected (running in compatiility mode) and a WinXP 32-bit. Can't access the printer on my XP machine with my Win7 machine. If it doesn't try to ping the machine to verify that your machine is on the same subnet of the network. Just EEE will not connect.
from windows 7, win+r > gpedit.msc > Computer Configuration > windows settings > security settings > security options > "Network Security: LAN Manager Security Level" = "Send LM & NTLM responses" June 28, 2009 Marcos Thanks so much, helped a lot… when you're in a hurry you often don't see the most obvious things. My hopes have been dashed again. Proposed as answer by dooge54 Tuesday, October 30, 2012 6:35 AM Tuesday, October 30, 2012 6:35 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote I've fixed this by....
Got error message saying "you don't have authority to access XP PC - talk to Network Administrator". November 30, 2009 Trebor This is an awesome tut, however when I come to the add additional drivers section Win 7 can't find the driver for the X86 OS. The problem is this. WHY CANT WINDOWS 7 SHARE DRIVES???
How can i do to continue this process? The existing step just says "here I created a folder called XPSHARE" which is not helpful at all. It will ask to restart now or restart later choose which ever one you want to do. Track this discussion and email me when there are updates If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and
Continue into the Users folder and Public to see the shared folders, here I also created a folder called XP Share just to keep everything in central location. Love ya! You will want to verify the following settings under Advanced Sharing Settings for the Home or Work and Public profile. Privacy statement © 2017 Microsoft.
win 7 however can open some public folders that vista shared, but not the shared folder. Report Nazdar- Jun 10, 2010 11:27PM If you're still having trouble, check out Mark's comment about setting the encryption setting lower so that you can see the XP computers from Windows I really want to be able to print from my Windows 7 laptop.