Restart the vista machine and you're done. Luke Jun 4, 2008 #8 tipstir TS Ambassador Posts: 2,411 +109 1. Same UserID and same password. I've compared the settings on the TCP/IP connection for the problem machine to that of other similar XP machines and it all seems to be good and configured the same way.
Could a world nation use organized, bounded war as a way to keep the soldiers trained? Many thanks, Sudeep Monday, April 27, 2015 11:06 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote A simple way is go to host file and edit it and put your Can you predict a number that is "randomly" chosen by a person better than chance? Is there any way to make the 8.1 machine see the XP machine all the time without me having to look up the IP and type it in each time?
The 2nd item may be edited by you or left alone. To designate a Master Browse Server on your network, do the following: For the designated Master Browse Server computer, configure it to be a preferred Master Browse Server. This may be on a CD. Any suggestions where to go from here?
Lots of Google searching and reading. Any suggestions on how to run down the cause of this would be greatly appreciated. Hard Drives Main :WD Caviar Black 1 TB SATA WD1002FAEX Backup :WD Caviar Black 1 TB SATA WD1002FAEX mediaman09 View Public Profile Find More Posts by mediaman09 Can only see XP Windows Xp Network Discovery Brian Kelley 8,1242331 I've tried disabling the firewall and also switched off the anti-virus but still no luck - thanks for the suggestion. –Guy May 16 '09 at 20:13
Only one can see the other XP machines On my other Win 7 machine I can see all my other machines. Workgroup Is Not Accessible Windows Xp The File and Printer Sharing port numbers range between 135 and 139, so if you open those up on your router, it should be enough to see the other computers on I have 2 computers, 1 Vista and the other Windows 7. https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/office/en-US/f82b747e-6711-418b-9b6f-317223daa2dc/access-computers-by-ip-addresses-but-not-by-computer-name?forum=w7itpronetworking I also am able to access the internet and hook up to the network printer (wireless) through the router.
Then I was able to see when the remote PC attempted to access the main PC to which the printer is connected. Can't See Other Computers On Network Windows 7 geman says: 5 years ago First I don't usually contribute to groups like this out of pure lazyiness. maiya says: 5 years ago I cannot see network connections in my computer! At this point, you should have the device listed in the Printers and Faxes folder.
ipconfig /all look for DNS server under the connected interface, if there is none then the IP settings are probably set to static and you will need to set the DNS http://helpdeskgeek.com/networking/cannot-see-other-computers-on-network-in-my-network-places/ Uncheck the Automatically detect and install my Plug and Play printer check box. Workgroup Computers Not Showing In Windows Xp Who came up with that sh*t?! Can't See Other Computers On Network Windows Xp They describe screens or options that don't appear on my computer or offer no opportunity to get clarifications.
Anyway, I have had three computers networked together for several years. To verify the HP Printer's IP Address, see print the Printer's Configuration page . I am also able to see the files of the 8.1 machine from the XP machine. However I don't think it always works that way. Workgroup Computers Not Showing In Windows 7
Click the "Change Settings" button and change the workgroup name to "MSHOME". It worked like a champ to re-establish my wife's XP desktop connected printer as an available printer to her Vista Laptop. Then I went to the XP machine and clicked on My Computer. I then created another new workgroup but it made no difference.
I turned off the Windows firewall on 7 and no luck. Can Only Access Network Share By Ip Address Report Stuart- Aug 12, 2010 01:51PM Excellent worked, 6 on laptop, Windows Explorer opens faster as a bonus summer 2010 Report Sean- Aug 27, 2010 12:18PM Works! - Hopefully. . . As long as TCP is correctly configured and they can ping each other, all you would need to know is the systems IP address and share name.
Why can I see all my machines right away? Click Finish. In the command prompt, type in ping x.x.x.x or ping computername. Cannot Access File Server By Name But Can By Ip The blank password does not match the password I have on account.
What's That Term?Not sure what a particular term means? above, you would change each PC's Workgroup name to read DADSHOME. Helpful +10 Report Fulgore Mar 27, 2009 11:32PM If you are having a hard time finding any other pc's on your network on the vista pc make sure that "Password Protected zaahied says: 6 years ago Hi.
Set the "View By" to Large Icons or Small Icons. Report Mark- Dec 12, 2014 09:38PM Awesome Jess. Inclusion in the Active Directory, NetBIOS broadcast, WINS servers and DNS servers. I claim one and my wife claimed zero on our W-4s, but we still owe...why?
If not, you've got an issue with computers registering their details in DNS. Then run the icon labeled "System".