So I decided to make a batch file that can restart the server service and stick to Scheduled Tasks. I agree MS are avoiding providing a solution to this one to persuade upgrades to win7. This worked for me - I'm now printing from my XP box to the Win7 attached RX500. Check your firewall, I have Mcafee on both PCs and Mcafee was set to treat the PCs as a trusted network. 2. get redirected here
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). Why oh why do Microsoft make everything so bloody difficult..?? After a period of time (sometimes a couple of hours), only the Windows XP machines are unable to access the Windows 7 shares. Thanks!
Windows Xp Cannot Access Windows 7 Share
I've been fighting to get XP boxes connected to Windows 7 shared folders for weeks. #17 willis888, Jan 16, 2010 Blazer Golden Member Joined: Nov 5, 1999 Messages: 1,051 Likes CH July 26, 2010 John I have 4 xp node machines with a window 7 machine as host. March 31, 2011 Tom Easiest way to access window 7 computers from Win Xp.I am assuming that no computers are password protected and you are not keen on security. Media Streaming?
For example, this is not the best place to use text-messaging style abbreviations. Day later Win 7 quit playing again. I don´t see any folder. The Specified Server Cannot Perform The Requested Operation Windows Xp add new port on local port, in enter a new port type: \\name of your xp computer\printer share name.
I had the same problem and did everything suggested to no avail. Click on the "Change advanced sharing settings". December 7, 2009 Jim Whitston God bless you sir. Can somebody help me?
I get access denied - you do not have access permission. Windows 7 Cannot See Xp Computer On Network Remember when in doubt about a Firewall issue, just temporarily turn off the Firewall. I just installed Windows 7 on my computer that is connected to my modem and wireless router (Dlink 615). I have tried editing the registry for IPStacks.
Windows Xp Cannot Connect To Windows 7 Shared Folder
Thank you. Over on your XP machine open up My Network Places to find the Windows 7 (mysticgeek-pc) shared folder. Windows Xp Cannot Access Windows 7 Share In a perfect world, getting your computers with different Microsoft operating systems to network would be as easy as clicking a button. Network Windows 7 And Xp Computers Together I went to to the folder and right clicked properties/Sharing Tab/Advanced Sharing option >> clicked Share this folder >> clicked permissions >> add >> everyone >> Allowed Read …… and still
WHY CANT WINDOWS 7 SHARE DRIVES??? http://softwaredevelopercertification.com/windows-7/win-7-cannot-connect-to-xp-shared-printer.php Bear with me. :D I have one PC running Vista (home basic), one running XP (professional) and one running Windows 7 (home basic). 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 July 13, 2009 sudz These instructions were very helpful, thank you! Can't See Xp Computer From Windows 7
there is ONE usersname and of course ONE password associated with this account. 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... Any help very gratefully received. useful reference December 5, 2009 Laura Thank you!
Contact the administrator of this server to find out if you have access permissions. How To Connect Windows Xp To Windows 7 Via Lan There is no real easy way to solve this problem. This new sharing system is a bit too confusing for its own good. #6 OVerLoRDI, Nov 16, 2009 JackMDS Super Moderator Elite Member Super Moderator Joined: Oct 25, 1999 Messages: 27,853
The biggest problem you may run into is finding the correct printer drivers for both versions of Windows.
I can access all files on the windows 7 laptop but I cannot find the xp machine from the laptop nor can I share a printer. Work network. @XaviR - No password. W7 can print. Microsoft Kb 913628 If your broadband modem is connected to the router and the router is connected to each computer your should not have any problems.
The shared printer is attached to a Win 7 x64 box and the XP is x86. January 1, 2010 Dinesh I m unable to connect the printer from window 7 to xp PC where the printer is installed and connected. 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 http://softwaredevelopercertification.com/windows-7/win-7-cannot-connect-to-xp-share.php browse down to Password Protected sharing - turn it off Now click ok and come out of it Now click on my computer select the drive or folder you want to
Report Nazdar- Jun 10, 2010 11:26PM Mark, thank you!