The computer name identifies the computer to the ISP's network and is used to validate your Internet account. It's less secure than NTFS but some XP systems, especially those upgraded from 98, may still use it. Left click Next to confirm the wizard is starting. But I feel this could be very useful information! --Scot]Create a NEW Share & give it a DIFFERENT Share Name, go to Permissions Entry, and add the user name for each http://dionelabs.com/windows-98/net-access-on-new-win2k-machines-much-slower-than-old-win98-machines.html
FAT32 was found in Windows 95 (OEM Service Release 2), 98 and ME. Double-click My Computer. For an Ethernet LAN you will need to install a network interface card, or NIC, in each computer and run cabling between the computers. An article that came up was http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=318030 This has some very good reference to other articles that may help. https://forums.techguy.org/threads/networking-windows-98-machines-to-windows-xp-pro-machines.82121/
You can create shortcuts to shared folders to make them easier to access. Access Control Lists 7. No This computer connects directly to the Internet. Log In or Register to post comments Sven (not verified) on May 27, 2004 I have a slight variation on this theme and hope you can help!!!
I am using remote desktop to work on my home computer from time to time, and also to work on my work computer from home. Do so. The big benefit for home environments is that a wireless LAN does away with the need for cabling. Access Windows 10 Share From Windows 98 Protection via router ?
Bootup | Software | Windows Customization | Windows Driver Issues | Web Publishing | Internet & Web | General Windows | Computer Hardware | Codecs and Multimedia Copyright (c) 2013 - It's usually on by default and does away with the need for a password. NTFS Permissions 8. https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/networking-windows-98-with-windows-7-370244/ I can share files between the 98’s easily, and have had no problem with connecting to the internet and mail on any of them from the day I put in my
The computer name is limited to fifteen characters and cannot contain spaces or any of the following special characters: ; : " < > * + = \ | ? , I enabled the guest account, but didn't help.I had tried uninstalling Zonealarm also, but didn't help either.I had tried running just one of the 98 computers and running it straight to Access Windows 7 Share From Windows 98 an XP<->Win98 thing is "Easy Fix For Sloooooow Launching XP/2K Apps" ...I saw this tip when Fred ran it originally, and made a mental note at the time to check it Windows 7 Cannot Access Windows 98 Share Unfortunately, a new computer is required at one station.
Disabling those settings solved the problem completely.Here's how to disable the unneeded settings: Right-click to network connections/properties, then right click on your "local area connection"/properties, then click to Internet Protocol and have a peek at these guys On the Win98SE PC I had installed the Lexmark MarkNet Software to admin my Laser printer. 6. IPX/SPX stands for Internetwork Packet Exchange/Sequenced Packet Exchange. I am definitely seeing occasional problems with XP networking.I also believe there's an issue to do with "simple file sharing" (any Explorer window > Tools > Folder Options > View > Network Windows 98 And Windows 7
Several functions may not work. But I found nothing but your post. Any suggestions? check over here For Windows XP Professional Users: From this point, pick which folder you want to share and right-click on it.
It's a common account name on every computer.I'm 98% sure this will solve your problem.To test it quickly, just open the User Accounts control panel and use it to enable the Windows 98 Connect To Network Share I reloaded the system—same problem. Install the network adaptors and install your modem on the ICS host computer.
It just keeps getting better with each OS release. As a side note, I don't remember you or other readers saying too much about WinXP. Every PC could see each other in the Network Neighborhood but could not browse.I got it to all work by using the following options:1. I have had nothing but problems with this OS on a Dell P4 2gig since day one.
I've seen "Policy" tweeks (Limit logon with no PW to local console only.) Is this necessar or not ? Readers thought would be appreciated. Since both are Microsoft products, the reasoning goes, it should be a cinch, right? this content Click on System when it appears in the menu.
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 Sharing files and folders Sharing a folder is even easier than sharing a printer: Open a folder (such as My Documents), click Make A New Folder in the Task Pane and Although stopping and restarting the service might work in Win2K, doing so didn't correct the problem of Win9x PCs connecting to XP shares. Thank you.
If you don't like the idea of opening your computer to install a network card, look for a USB adaptor instead. If you currently have shared files or printers they will no longer be shared. 3. Log In or Register to post comments Jeff Wallen (not verified) on Jan 31, 2004 This is a good tip but here are some more suggestions. Selecting this option finishes the wizard. [Top of Page] Section Text Insert-Info Section Text Insert-Info Section Text Insert-Info Section Text Insert-Info Additional Checklists: