Now, it's Gone! Click “Next” 5. When I checked my reg I found the key missing. When I try to print, the print job goes to the XP box's print queue, but instead of printing, the queue just says "Error - printing." I've tried several different drivers weblink
I have a Lexmark printer connected to a Windows XP machine and I want to use the printer form Windows 7 machine. Lucky I found this page, otherwise I'd still be trying to get it to work! the printer on win2k sharing with password. December 28, 2009 Toni Thanks SOOOOOOOOOO much!
I can't believe how buried that solution was. thanks December 8, 2009 Neil Excellent tutorial, thanks! Worked perfectly! To learn how to change network sharing settings in Windows 7, check out our guide called How to Customize Network Sharing Settings in Windows 7.
But, if you don't see other computers, then this service is most probably disabled or stopped. In this first example we’re mapping to another Windows 7 drive on the network. The GUEST user had NEVER logged into the computer EVER !!!! Windows Xp Cannot Access Windows 7 Share first of all, when i go to the PC that has windows 7, and i go to " view network printer and devices " , i don't see my computer there(
Rick says: 6 years ago My Jan 2 comment @ 11:02 contained a typo in the email address. RSS ALL ARTICLES FEATURES ONLY TRIVIA Search How-To Geek Complete Guide to Networking Windows 7 with XP and Vista Since there are three versions of Windows out in the field IF YOU ARE USING WIRELESS, THE SETTINGS MIGHT NOT BE APPLIED. Sometimes remembering just where exactly is every option in different OSs is a problem.
Under Computer Management expand Local Users and Groups and click on the Users folder. How To Share Printer In Windows Xp To Windows 7 64 Bit I can see a lot of small businesses telling Microsoft to shove Windows 7 until this is fixed. permissions,security,everything!!! I go through the entire setup process, but i can't see XP on W7.HELP!
I now have 2 documents in queue that will not print and can't seem to get them to go. http://www.dummies.com/computers/operating-systems/windows-7/how-to-let-windows-7-pcs-recognize-windows-xp-home-pcs-on-a-network/ This worked like a dream! Network Windows 7 And Xp Computers Together However, 7 to XP (whole drive) is driving me up the wall. Connect Xp To Windows 7 Homegroup Why oh why do Microsoft make everything so bloody difficult..??
I figured out that the trouble was being caused by Symantec. http://cdhca.org/windows-7/location-of-start-orb.php Using the supplied Win7 drivers the printer and scanner are working. got yhem all sharing the one printer, which is really useful when the XP machines belong to high school students - thanks because I couldn't get the network to work following Now to configure an anti-virus solution that isn't TOO secure…. Connect Windows 7 To Xp Workgroup
December 8, 2009 john i have problem .. thanks again. says: 5 years ago Oh…and then plug printer back up to xp computer and start with the directions…I also had to use \\192.168.1.2\printername….where the ip address is address of xp computer…would check over here I have an eee pc that I want to connect and I can see the windows 7 machine and I have an account on it and when i click on it
Any advice would be greatly appreciated. How To Create A Homegroup In Windows Xp Very well written in plain English. I remember that it works as long as the credential is a user of the windows XP being mapped.
Both PCs are in the same workgroup. Double on the file “netsetup.exe” 4. The RX500 is an older all-in-one and Epson does not provide a Win 7 driver for it. Windows Xp Join Windows 10 Homegroup For the rest it looks like this would've fixed my problems.
I could SEE the public folder and other shared folders on the Win 7 computer from my Vista computer BUT, I could not access them. Then, I uninstalled printer and re-installed. Once this is done, the Windows XP PC will be joining the new workgroup. this content Elaine says: 7 years ago Thank you, thank you, thank you.
printaway! Over on your XP machine open up My Network Places to find the Windows 7 (mysticgeek-pc) shared folder. someone tell me how i can remove all these damn security settings when I AM LOGGED INTO MY ACCOUNT ON MY COMPUTER?! October 27, 2009 Mark to install a printer shared on Windows xp on Windows7 you have to install extra x64 drivers on your XP machine!!
Now what? Cliff Rick says: 6 years ago I placed a comment yesterday concerning step 6 and a message I received concerning "Not enough server storage." I did some research on that and Why does Win 7 offer so many places to change the printer name in this procedure? A few points to help anyone who still cannot connect: 1.
Also I don't have the disk for the printer. i succeeded in sharing my printer from windows xp to windows 7 !! How can I solve that ? Once I was initially added as a user I could map to C$ without any issues.
I tried Have disk first, and put in my disk, but I got other error messages, so that didn't work. Now how comical is that ?? Totally lost now!!! Paam says: 6 years ago I did exactly what you said above, but I still don't see my XP machine where the printer is installed.
Thanks September 22, 2009 Diego Espinosa Thank you very much for your assistance. November 14, 2009 jim This is wonderful and it all works EXCEPT for …. Things that make you go… hmmm.