Related Tutorials How to Create a "Shared Folder Creation Wizard" Shortcut in Windows 7 and Windows 8 SHARING PCs AND PRINTERS ON WIN 7 AND WIN 98 NETWORK How to Add Double click on the Share folder to find a list of shared folders in the Public folder on Windows 7. If you have password protection enabled you will need to type After much mucking about Windows 7 sees both the shared drives on the XP box and the MAC and can access them. In some cases you will need to install the x86 XP drivers for the shared printer because the Windows 7 drivers are not compatible with XP. When everything is installed open http://cdhca.org/windows-7/connection-lost-between-win7-and-winxp.php
There is no password set and both the Windows 7 machine and the XP box have the same username. June 11, 2009 Jim S Thanks for the tutorial I have it almost working but there is one hurdle I can's seem to get over. 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 The Firewalls were off, the permissions and security set to Everyone, Guest accounts enabled and still no luck. http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/windows-7/share-files-and-printers-between-windows-7-and-xp/
Then someone suggested I try the exact same thing using the Win7's computer IP address instead of its name. Daha fazla göster Dil: Türkçe İçerik konumu: Türkiye Kısıtlı Mod Kapalı Geçmiş Yardım Yükleniyor... i get the "you might not have pemissions" BS. Luckily, we have found a way to do all this, with the help of a simple app that’s free to download and use.
The first half the tutorial worked but still could not see laptops. Next click Start then right click Computer in the Window that opens under Computer Name, Domain and Workgroup Settings check that the Workgroup name is set to WORKGROUP (this SHOULD be I tried to go into printer properties on both machines to add additional drivers, but cannot find drivers. How To Share Printer In Windows Xp To Windows 7 64 Bit Very Vulcan.
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 How To Connect Windows Xp To Windows 7 Via Lan December 29, 2009 Desert I've been trying for hours to connect my XP laptop to my Windows 7 computer's shared folders - it kept asking for a user name and password. I currently have a kodak esp5 printer on an xp machine and could not for the life of me get my windows 7 laptop use the printer. http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/53830-file-sharing-between-xp-w7-vice-versa.html XP sees win7 and connects and transfers files both ways.
It looked like this should be fairly simple, but for some reason it's not. How To Share A Folder In Windows Xp In Network Make sure you have sharing set on the Windows 7 box. turn OFF password protected sharing (VERY IMPORTANT!!!) e. i have a network set up and my old laptop could print over the network (wifi) but the new win 7 laptop sees the printer but cant connect or said it
Problem solved. http://www.digitalcitizen.life/sharing-between-windows-xp-and-windows-7-computers November 23, 2009 Trine Curtis "Now if you go into Network in Windows 7 you should see your XP machine and the Windows 7 as well which in this case is Network Windows 7 And Xp Computers Together This maybe great for a home network (unless you have teenagers with friends that know computers). Connect Xp To Windows 7 Homegroup How can I solve that ?
I went through these Steps again and I can't figure it out for the LIFE of me! news Thank you!!!! Thankfully I only have to do once, I can print as many times as I want once I enter the Win7 PC. Ankit. Windows Xp Cannot Access Windows 7 Share
However, I either have done something wrong in setting up Win7 in the first place, or something is weird! If it is not, you need to change it so that it is the same. thought i was a guru till i upgraded to rc. have a peek at these guys December 14, 2009 Horse88 Great tutorial.
I only have My Web Sites on MSN. Connect Windows 7 To Xp Workgroup Went How-To Geek Articles l l The Complete Guide to Creating Symbolic Links (aka Symlinks) on Windows The Best iTunes Alternatives for macOS How to Create a Home Inventory for December 2, 2009 Matt Thanks for this help but I ma still having an issue.
For Windows XP, use the normal sharing procedures. Until I did that, I kept getting "unauthorized" error messages when trying to open the folder on the XP machine. Paul M. Windows Xp Join Windows 10 Homegroup If not, then you're in the same position I was :(You need to make ... 4 Step 4: The EndI hope that this is a happy ending for you all.
This worked for me - I'm now printing from my XP box to the Win7 attached RX500. It really shouldn't be this hard. 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. check my blog Then it worked, finally !
November 14, 2009 AmishCake I was having all the same troubles getting my XP machines connected to my new Windows 7 machine. So i download the driver from the net, go into the setup and turns out that the printer doesn't have a port cause it can't connect and therefore can't install the August 6, 2009 Phil McGuire I run a small network of 3 computers - A Windows 7 machine, a XP machine (Service pack 3) and a MAC (OS X). but my lap with W7 cannot find the XP PC.
Can you use them to estimate how many years these products will last? Just got my nephew a new Win 7 laptop and wanted to share 9GB of all my old mp3's. The 2 printers on the XP are shared and the other computers in the network (XP/Vista/7 32 bit) can all print on them, but the Windows7 64-bit sees the printers, but Here is what happened with me.
To do this, go to change advanced sharing settings under network and sharing center.You can Turn on network discovery and File and printer sharing. There, under Startup type, select Automatic. 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 Düşüncelerinizi paylaşmak için oturum açın.
September 24, 2009 deetmar If your having trouble sharing files in windows 7 with XP here's a quick fix right click the file or folder - share with - specific people-