May 20, 2009 James hello … on the windows7 machine I can see the Xp machine but when I try to connect I get an error message … "Windows cannot access And yes, I disabled homegroup, and put all machines on the same workgroup. How-To Geek Articles l l What Does a PC's BIOS Do, and When Should I Use It? This machine also acts as my print server with an RX500 printer attached. http://dionelabs.com/windows-7/networking-vista-and-xp-computers.html
Very Vulcan. December 8, 2009 Russ (Sorry, cut my comment off early…) And yes, I tried the Whitston links provided above, but W7 doesn't want to install just the driver (via an edited AllEvents3000X 209.218 visualizaciones 11:45 How To Setup a LAN Connection in Windows 7 - Duración: 5:20. For those who may have a problem (as I did) with completing the printer setup (basically windows 7 refused to recognise the driver for the xp machine) the following two links
At forst that was not enaf and i still got the error, but i runed network setup wizard and who-al-a, i can connect to xp machine and its shares. ERROR The requested URL could not be retrieved The following error was encountered while trying to retrieve the URL: http://0.0.0.9/ Connection to 0.0.0.9 failed. This is all just a big mess, at least for the HP deskjet 5550 series and HP's latest drivers, etc. July 24, 2009 wired_retired By God man, you deserve a medal.
Eric Smith 506.510 visualizaciones 11:01 Windows XP - Folder Sharing - Duración: 10:00. Step 2: Network Settings On the Windows 7 computer, click Start and choose Run. I have 2 networked Media players that rely on using shared folders. Windows Xp Cannot Access Windows 7 Share Although I didn’t have that issue when sharing the root of a hard drive installed in my pc.
The Homegroup feature isn’t compatible with Vista, so we need to go through a few different steps. How To Connect Windows Xp To Windows 7 Via Lan Make sure you have sharing set on the Windows 7 box. Using the supplied Win7 drivers the printer and scanner are working. http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/windows-7/share-files-and-printers-between-windows-7-and-xp/ I was having the same problem.
thought i was a guru till i upgraded to rc. Windows Xp Advanced Sharing Settings January 4, 2010 Gen I have a new Windows 7 and 2 other machines running XP SP3 home - FINALLY!!!!! not the message no longer comes up, instead it says that its printing but when you look to see whats printing, it says that an error occured on the files that Do you keep getting the network password window where no password will work?
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
XP can see Win 7 (mostly), but Win 7 acts like it is completely alone according to the Network page. Network Windows 7 And Xp Computers Together Also, for more useful information on networking, check out the articles listed below. Connect Xp To Windows 7 Homegroup 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
July 21, 2009 joe I got the exact same problem as mentioned before: My Setup is like this: Windows 7 RC1 64 Bit + Canon Inkjet Pixma iP5000 Windows XP Home this content December 12, 2009 B It worked thanks December 12, 2009 Leonid A lot of thanks! that should hook you up June 1, 2009 Wayne This is an excellent tutorial! Cola de reproducciónColaCola de reproducciónCola Eliminar todoDesconectar Va a empezar el siguiente vídeoparar Cargando... Connect Windows 7 To Xp Workgroup
Still the Windows 7 cannot access the XP although the XP can access the Win 7 fine. What ever happened to naming a workgroup? Yes, it is, but only ALL Windows 7 machines. weblink Viewing the Network option using Windows Explorer on the Windows 7 PC and double clicking my XP PC, I could now see all my Shared Folders and Printers and following some
Share Files and Printers Between Windows 7 & XP Map a Network Drive Another method of sharing data between XP and Windows 7 is mapping a network drive. Can't See Xp Computer From Windows 7 Check your firewall, I have Mcafee on both PCs and Mcafee was set to treat the PCs as a trusted network. 2. In Win7 you can group shared folders by comment, which results in a nicer allignment of you folders.
They should all be able to see each other now. Type control.exe /name Microsoft.NetworkAndSharingCenter into the box and press Enter. At least that’s how I got it to work. How To Share Printer In Windows Xp To Windows 7 64 Bit any ideas..
The 2 windows 7 PC work fine as a homegroup. I supposed that this was because the original network was an Internet connection. The email address is not made public. check over here So what you should do 1) Make shore you have SP3, if not then install it 2) Run the network wizard after install Ofcourse it my not help you, but its
Something else is at work here, I HAVE followed this (and other) guide(s) to the letter. We have a 64bit Sony Vaio running Windows 7 that cannot connect to the other computers on the home network. January 3, 2010 Ira Hart Mike, Thanks! That did it for me.
Now that all in the same Workgroup, I hoped this would work. For networking Windows 7 machines, it’s all a matter of getting on the same Homegroup. Now my problem is I have laptop Win7 and desktop win2000 server.When I go to networks on both w2000 & W7 I can see my laptop and desktop. Up until today I had no access to the Win 7 computer from the XP computer.
WHY CANT WINDOWS 7 SHARE DRIVES??? I also have one laptop that is running Windows 7 ultimate. How or what is needed to have this work for networking through windows 7 and XP? Any thoughts as to how I can get this to work again, short of uninstalling 7 and reloading Vista?
I've visited all the pages you have. Problem: W7 cannot access files on XP. I'm desperate! December 10, 2009 Chris Great Tutorial, I only had two problems. 1.
Your guide isnt even a good comment stop waisting peoples time with baloney March 31, 2011 Victor O Give your guide to someone, along with a windows xp and 7 and If not, then you may want to check your firewall or router settings. please help!!! December 12, 2009 Tim Trine: These instructions did not help me, either-but I did find a fix.
It allows you to centralize your important documents and digital media files on one box and provides easy access to data and the ability to stream media to other machines on Conclusion The key here is to get your Windows XP and Windows 7 computers on the same network and enable network file and folder sharing on both computers. Here is what happened with me. I have tried editing the registry for IPStacks.