You'll get a box that will show the folder sharing options. If you are running FAT32, you have to switch to NTFS. I was using WinXP Pro SP3 and the other PC was using WinXP Home SP3. Thank you for your help. his comment is here
THANK YOU. About a month ago, I carried out your instructions to the letter. I only have one problem with this. January 8, 2010 BigJoe Tried all these options but it was only after a 1 hour 50 minute phone call with Microsoft Technical Dept that they found an answer.
Where do I find this information? The shared printer is attached to a Win 7 x64 box and the XP is x86. Claudia says: 6 years ago This was extremely helpful. Very Vulcan.
December 17, 2009 TomC Great tutorial, but still have problems! Will surely share you wisdom with my friends and family. jQuery navbar scrollTop position Are "The Expanse" and "The Martian" set in the same universe? How To Connect Windows Xp To Windows 7 Via Lan No password will work.
etc. In this tutorial, I will walk through the simple process of setting up file sharing between two computers in Windows XP. Why the hell isn't there a way to use already installed drivers on the xp system. https://forums.techguy.org/threads/networking-win-xp-pro-to-win2k-pro-pcs.338431/ thanks January 2, 2010 JF Worked perfectly.
Just go to the Start button and click Run. How To Share Printer In Windows Xp To Windows 7 64 Bit getill, Mar 8, 2005 #3 Bob Cerelli Joined: Nov 2, 2002 Messages: 22,468 The basics for troubleshooting are: 1. Under Advanced Sharing, click on the Advanced Sharing... close WindowsWindows 10 Windows Server 2016 Windows Server 2012 Windows Server 2008 Windows Server 2003 Windows 8 Windows 7 Windows Vista Windows XP Exchange ServerExchange Server 2013 Exchange Server 2010 Exchange
Then, go to the Epson site and download and install the printer drivers for the XP machine - in my case for the RX500 that was Printer Driver v5.5bAs Windows XP, http://www.sevenforums.com/network-sharing/404318-sharing-new-win7-pc-existing-winxp-win2k-win98-network.html thanks Tamer says: 7 years ago thanks a lot Aseem for ur organized answer but it didn't work for me. How To Share Files Between Windows 7 And Xp To deny Everyone all access to Private Things, you open Private Things' Permissions dialog box and select Deny for Full Control, Change, and Read. Networking Windows 7 And Xp Edgar Gomez says: 5 years ago I have read the intruction and I will try all my best to follow it.
Who knew it was the trick that worked! this content On this Windows select the following: a) Turn on network discovery b) Turn on file and printer sharing c) Turn on sharing so anyone with network access can read and write more stack exchange communities company blog Stack Exchange Inbox Reputation and Badges sign up log in tour help Tour Start here for a quick overview of the site Help Center Detailed THANKS GUYS! Connect Xp To Windows 7
Max_C says: 7 years ago I've used this trick to connect several Vista PCs to XP shared printers over the years. I followed the instructions as is. And the name of my XP computer doesn’t show up on the network screed on the Windows 7 laptop pinktee says: 6 years ago hey, cool, i got it. weblink I only have experience with this on Win2K and WinXP machines, and not on WinNT.
Is it suuficient to pass? Windows Xp Cannot Access Windows 7 Share I wonder is the fact that my HP LaserJet 1022 is connected to USB port on my Dell 530 running Windows XP pro? You can choose clean install if you'd like to overwrite the existing OS or install XP in a dual-boot situation. 3.
To share a folder on Vista, right-click on the folder in question, select Properties followed by clicking on the Sharing tab. Also: MAKE SURE THAT ALL YOUR NETWORK CONNECTIONS ARE THROUGH A NETWORK CABLE. You should see the name of the computer you setup the shared folder on. Connect Xp To Windows 7 Homegroup Any thoughts or ideas?
November 14, 2009 jim This is wonderful and it all works EXCEPT for …. Fantastic thanks!!! Put a check mark in the Share this folder box, same as with Windows XP Professional, choose Permissions and select the access permissions for this folder as appropriate. "Read" gives the check over here I did everything you said.
Any ideas? This worked great. If you want to share files between two desktop computers, then a better way would be to use the built-in features of Windows. Moving from NTFS to FAT32 requires backing up your drive, reformatting it, and restoring your data.
October 7, 2009 Carey I followed the instructions with a windows 7 wireless laptop and xp home main machine. Thanks much. I read one internet post that said the driver name has to be the same on both the PC and the laptop? January 5, 2010 Ken S McAfee Total Protection Service has a Firewall Connection Type option page.
Join our site today to ask your question. On the Win 7 computer, sometimes I have access to the XP computer sometimes I don't. Bob Cerelli, Apr 8, 2005 #13 getill Thread Starter Joined: Mar 7, 2005 Messages: 9 pc_doctor said: Have you ticked the box on the computer that has the Internet connection which Report • #5 paulsep July 23, 2009 at 12:21:51 Both computers should belong to the same domain or workgroup, otherwise the windows network will not find each other computer.If you would
Post-upgrade tasks Once Windows XP is installed, it's time to perform a few post-installation tasks: 1. November 22, 2009 Trine Curtis "First make sure both machines are members of the same Workgroup which by default is named Workgroup." Ok, I can see the name of my workgroup FRANKIE B. Thanks, again.
No DVD burner on my old laptop and too tedious via CD's.