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Helpful +3 Report daibak Aug 27, 2009 at 01:25 PM There's a confusing amount of accurate and inaccurate detail in this thread so I'm relating critical steps I took this morning I have a work group of 12 computers and two servers. Windows Firewall sometimes manages to get re-enabled and runs in addition to your own firewall) Control Panel -> Windows Firewall On General tab, check Off, click OK Turn off any firewall Near the bottom of the window, you should see the workgroup name which is probably "WORKGROUP" instead of "MSHOME". Check This Out

Let's take that step by step. 1. The 2 wire router sees all the systems. What Are Mesh Wi-Fi Systems, and How Do They Work? I can ping both of these computers from the Dual Core, but I cannot ping the Dual Core from either of the other two computers. http://ccm.net/forum/affich-30304-can-t-see-all-computers-on-xp-home-network

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When I click on the W7 boxes from the XP box I get the the message “\\desktop_W7 is not accessible. November 3, 2010 Matt Ok, here's a zinger. If someone knows how to clear this cache, please post it here.. Typically, how many combat encounters should a low-level party have before they are expected to take a long rest?

Configure SMB use of Netbios | Network | Smallvoid.com thanks a lot finally connected my computers since i upgraded to windows 10 and i am still using my older computers and When done, all your PC's in the home network will have the same Workgroup name, and this is a basic requirement for printer sharing to work. 3. Under Recent Events, I clicked on View Log. Can't See Other Computers On Network Windows 7 Good luck!

When trying to access I get either a dialog box requiring input of username & pw which fails or I get the umbigious "Not enough storage is available yadda yadda". Connect the ICS host Go to the ICS host computer and make sure it is connected to the Internet. 9. It would fail and then try port 445. If TCP/IP or Winsock might be corrupted you may you want to reset them. (see Extended Troubleshooting) 5.

As soon as I did that my problem was solved. Workgroup Computers Not Showing In Windows 7 I just know you must manually give permissions to everyone in the workgroup to make it work. I don't know if my Windows 7 being 64 bit has anything to do with it or not, but I do know that I have followed the steps here, as well XP-pro examples I find do not talk about this.

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After making all the changes to the network settings, the Windows XP PC can access the shares on the Windows 10 PC My System Specs You need to have JavaScript enabled find more info Rgds, Iad Report Linda- Apr 4, 2010 at 07:13 PM Your a genius! Workgroup Computers Not Showing In Windows Xp PLEHRER says: 8 years ago I have followed all instructions in your very clearn note. Can't See Other Computers On Network Windows Xp If so, how do I do that?

What ever happened to naming a workgroup? Only one computer that I'm aware of has the problem. However, if both machines have a user named "Fred" and both machines have the exact same password for user Fred, then as far as the 8.1 PC is concerned, it's user I'm desperate! Windows Xp Network Discovery

maryo says: 6 years ago I've tried all your suggestions and still can't view any other computers in my workgroup. Rick. I have checked firewall settings and some services, but problem still same. this contact form Vista had no problem, but the XP machine would not allow the network through until weshut off the firewalls on both.

It was better to set the rules to block port 139 requests. Computer Not Showing Up On Network Windows 7 Sharing a printer With your home network installed, your PC suddenly gains all the advantages of the other PC's on the network. Interestingly, I now dual-boot the XP desktop with Windows 7 RC, thinking that would resolve my issue with Vista printing to that machine.

I can ping other computers but am not able to open shared drives on other computers.

I tried to install the LLTD to the xp sp3 machine but it said I 'did not need it'. I think you've already done that, but in case you haven't, go ahead and do it:http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/enable-disable-network-discovery#1TC=windows-7On your XP machine, go to Control Panel, then Network Connections. I write web pages. Network Windows 7 And Xp Computers Together The biggest problem you may run into is finding the correct printer drivers for both versions of Windows.

Hope this helps. :) 1 2 3 Next Ask a question Member requests are more likely to be responded to. windows firewall off. Report pfunkmixer- May 8, 2010 at 06:53 PM could not see my vista 64 cpu which is controlling network with my 7 64 laptop I could see the laptop with the Unfortunately, a new computer is required at one station.

May 21, 2010 Mysticgeek @Jon: We have covered sharing a printer between XP and Vista in the following article… http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/12246/share-a-printer-on-your-network-from-vista-or-xp-to-windows-7/ July 1, 2010 Vinod I get problem with using win7 share