Your instructions (steps 3-7) just proved them wrong. 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. Thanks, Wayne June 9, 2009 JoelK I followed the tutorial and got FOLDERS to share, but when I try to share an entire drive on Vista with 7, following the same I went through the above instructions and solved my problem withing a few mintues!! http://dotbowl.com/windows-7/problem-seeing-one-computer-in-a-home-network.html
It tells me the folder I specified C:Windowssystem 32drivers does not contain a compatible driver. On the bottom left corner select, “Homegroup” 14. 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 But when I click Print, nothing happens.
Easy & "Works like a charm." donglast says: 6 years ago Your instructions seemed to work perfectly and I successfully printed a test page from the W7 computer using the wireless I have an older plotter (HP 600) that is not able to run in Windows 7, but I was able to download it into XP mode. I can access files from W2000 but when I click W2000 from W7 it pops up a "enter network password" "enter your password to connect to W2000Server (my W2000 computer name)" i have tried all the methods but its not still working.
What Does a PC's BIOS Do, and When Should I Use It? Provide a descriptive name for the folder. What's happened please? How To Connect Windows Xp To Windows 7 Via Lan XP-pro examples I find do not talk about this.
Thanks a million! Network Windows 7 And Xp Computers Together Your simple instructions worked. Operation could not be completed". https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_7-networking/windows-7-network-printing-problems/49458c16-e99e-4af9-8cd9-40299af66f8e 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
Disabling DEP in boot.ini just allows the DEP error not to show, but the application (Word or Notepage in this example) still crashes instantly. How To Share Printer In Windows Xp To Windows 7 64 Bit can't see my xp computer from the windows 7 machine. sjgk4h says: 6 years ago Thanks. meball says: 5 years ago Fabulous, so simple after hours of trying Thanks:-) meskorm says: 5 years ago Thanks!!
Taghi says: 6 years ago Thank you very much!!! Thank you so very much. How To Share Printer In Windows Xp To Windows 7 How would I know this ? Networking Windows 7 And Xp I needed to access the XP computer so that I can print my documents.
You can create shortcuts to shared folders to make them easier to access. check over here printer sharing both ways (win 7 to xp and visa versa) i can also share and access cd driv from xp to win 7 and visa versa. I've seen "Policy" tweeks (Limit logon with no PW to local console only.) Is this necessar or not ? Love ya! Connect Xp To Windows 7
My Symantec AV 11 has a feature called "NETWORK THREAT PROTECTION" it was in these options there was an option tic box that says "share my files and printers with others Mark Ranjan says: 6 years ago Thank you very much, It really works. Another update: I found a copy of the pushprinterconnections.exe application and tried to have it run at startup on one of my XP machines to see if it made any difference his comment is here Maybe I should update that one to Win 7 too!
grateful says: 6 years ago Thanks! Windows Xp Cannot Access Windows 7 Share Once it was no longer physically connected, all I had to do was the local port trick. Subscribe l l FOLLOW US TWITTER GOOGLE+ FACEBOOK GET UPDATES BY EMAIL Enter your email below to get exclusive access to our best articles and tips before everybody else.
November 29, 2009 Mark I totally removed my firewall and now I can get to the computer and can drill down but when I get to the Adminstrator files it says HP has no win7 driver for this yet so had to use the deskjet 5550 driver. best regards viktor January 6, 2010 mjuice Followed it step by step didn't work. Connect Xp To Windows 7 Homegroup pinktee says: 6 years ago I cannot see my shared printer in my windows 7 control panel.
No joy. In Windows XP systems or Windows 7? 32 bit drivers or 64? MS says use the vista driver which did not work. http://dotbowl.com/windows-7/premission-problems.html I thought I had found the answer in this link: benosullivan.co.uk/windows/how-to-fix-spooler-error-printing-from-vista but again, no joy.
Eventaully used add printers on XP and manually typed in the address of the printer (case matters for the address e.g. \\Grainnecourt-PC\EPSONStylusPhoto(Copy 2) and it worked! I was trying to share my music folder on a secondary HDD with my XP machine. THANK YOU!!!THANK YOU!!!THANK YOU!!!THANK YOU!!! If I follow these instructions will it open my computer up unwanted activity from the internet?
Was trying to connect to an XP laptop.