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My Network Is Only Working In One Direction And Printer Sharing Doesn't Work

Trouble, Oct 13, 2014 #4 Trouble Noob Whisperer Moderator Joined: Nov 19, 2013 Messages: 8,889 Likes Received: 1,070 Location: Northwest Indiana U.S.A. Both on same Workgroup called "WORKGROUP". Triple6 replied Feb 13, 2017 at 10:45 PM "TSG Coffee and Café with... Each profile has different default firewall walls, although I don't remember them blocking ping by default other than on Windows Server (but, I am probably wrong - been a while since his comment is here

So what's going on, here? Stay logged in Sign up now! Control Panel\All Control Panel Items\Network and Sharing Center\Advanced sharing settings Wait 20 minutes or so for NetBIOS to sort out browser elections of the master browser and the information to be XP Home does not permit sharing of users' home directories (My Doents) or Program Files, but you can share folders inside those directories.

Can you tweak you're way around that one? Which I will try later. Because I love having to do all of those mentioned steps time and time again on my PC, my Laptop, my Notebook, my Wife's PC, her Tablet and our Western Digital Or reboot your network bringing up the Win 10 machine first.

  1. I need to share to F so I can back up my laptop, etc…..
  2. Any help would be appreciated.
  3. Another test you might want to perform is opening a test document and making sure you can print that to the Windows 7 printer.
  4. Now, all of a sudden, my laptop went south on me and wouldn't work on the network at all (I have the wireless switch "on").
  5. Not the network0ping doesn't run after a windows server update0Why would RDP only work while pinging the machine?0Cannot TCP outside of local area network to Internet, but can ping machines on
  6. That being said, all of these settings can be overwritten by group policy, so, a network administrator may have chosen to lock down the machine.
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I finally got this working. Buddy cop movie with one partner a "zombie" Which Apollo "mystery" was said to be finally solved by a better rendering engine? On the wizard, click Next. I followed procedure on setting up HomeGroup on pc1 (desktop using Windows 8 Pro), creating a password.

Log in or Sign up Windows 10 Forums Forums > Windows 10 Forums > Networking > Windows 10 TP file/printer sharing doesn't work in mixed environments Discussion in 'Networking' started by Vista 64 desktop with printer, networked to Win7 (both Home Premium). Conclusion This should get you started sharing folders, files, and printers between your Vista and Windows 7 system. Mind you, I don't have the guts to try screwing with it (by turning IPv6 OFF) since it took me three days to get done!! 0 6 months ago Reply hchen102

Under Sharing and Discovery we need to turn on File Sharing, Public Folder Sharing, and Network Discovery. Both are set "Enabled = No" The only difference I can see is the Domain has "Remote Address = Any", whereas the Private,Public is set to "Local subnet". You might not have permission to use this network resource. Click the Join now button.

He's been a tech blogger and journalist for the past seven years, and can be found on his about me page or Google+ Published 01/14/10 SHOW ARCHIVED READER COMMENTS (53) Comments More About Us... Hope this helps someone! :-) Mar 12, 2014 5:31 AM Helpful (1) Reply options Link to this post by Jokies, Jokies Mar 24, 2014 6:28 PM in response to FabienB86 Level If you need help making that so, try This article will focus on WinXP, but some of the solutions - with modification - should work for Win2000, too.

Apple may provide or recommend responses as a possible solution based on the information provided; every potential issue may involve several factors not detailed in the conversations captured in an electronic Style Default Style Contact Us Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules Copyright © TechGuy, Inc. When I'm on my Vista laptop, I can see my Windows 7 files. Now.

February 22, 2011 trenzy Hello Lukas, As I was saying before, you have to change one or all of the folders' properties in order to share. In my case *both* machines must have SMB disabled for Guest file sharing to work. The PCs give me a message that I may not have Administrator's Rights or that the server doesn't have enough memory... Why it worked one direction and not the other, I don't know.Note this was a connection failure due to an account problem, not a permissions problem for specific files.Accessing files on

These instructions are NOT sufficient to allow you to view files on your Vista machine from your Windows 7 machine. February 28, 2011 George Worked awesome. A fix should be coming out to fix the problem on both the Enterprise and non-Enterprise editions of WinTP.

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Any help would be appreciated. Printer Sharing As we showed above, you can see the printer connected to Windows 7. Copyright © 2006-2017 How-To Geek, LLC All Rights Reserved

Skip to main content Windows Central Forums Ask a Question New Posts Trending Discussions Windows 10 Lumia 950 XL Lumia 950 Select the content you want to share on the network by using the drop down menu for each folder and click Next.

But i could see the vista when working on win7. Temporarily disable the firewall on your computer. It allowed me to join both of my computers and set up my folders to share just fine. If you never receive connection delays or errors, I would be interested in what your Win10 setup is like.

All Rights Reserved Theme designed by Audentio Design. Click on the Start Orb and type "Windows Firewall" (or as much as needed) and then when it comes up in the results, click on Windows Firewall with Advanced Security. AND anything else in my list of services above. Set Vista Share Settings On the Vista machine we need to double check and make sure it’s sharing settings are ready to go.

Your question asked why this is happening... Thanks! I can access the internet (although it is substantially slower than when I had vista) and the shared files on the base computer, but I cannot setup the printer. The first and second level support tech I spoke to were unware of the problem and it was not listed in their internal knowledgebase.Note this does not mean you're globally disabling

Share on Facebook Reader comments How to set up and manage Windows 10 HomeGroup on a local network 29 Comments View All Comments Log In to Comment Register Sort by Date Internet and shared printing works fine, as does either ethernet or wireless. DID YOU KNOW?Crickets, grasshoppers, and locusts have tiny ears located on their knees. Make sure to have all the computers part of HomeGroup are up and running.

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