My Problem was that my Windows 7 PC could not access files or printers on my XP PC across a local area network (through a wired router). Check your firewall, I have Mcafee on both PCs and Mcafee was set to treat the PCs as a trusted network. 2. November 5, 2009 Abdullah Thanks for this great tutorial For those who dont have password, Control Panel\System and Security\Administrative Tools\local security policy then local policies\security option disable "Accounts: Administrator account status" December 19, 2009 Joe On my windows 7 PC I can connect to my XP PC and I can see the printer there. his comment is here
Now this is Microsoft's solution - you have to change one Registry entry on the XP PC. 4. Very Vulcan. July 25, 2009 Fuzzmaster Same problem here. second time opens ok. http://www.sevenforums.com/network-sharing/9526-windows-7-rc1-wireless-router-authentication-issues.html
i press button in firewall filter tab applies there but not in mangle tab automatically.do you have comments there? I did this step by (I have linksys wireless router) but I can't see xp computer when I check network. December 18, 2009 Raj Hi, I have tried what all you mentioned here…I am not able to see XP machine on my Lap which has Windows 7. Preview post Submit post Cancel post You are reporting the following post: How do I fix attempting to authenticate and limited access?
December 10, 2009 Chris Great Tutorial, I only had two problems. 1. Browsers & Mail Wireless issues with routeroh dear - i have a very sad 11 year old daughter this Christmas. They were able to fix the limited access problem for wireless connections and fixed my ethernet adapter problem as well. It's the same password as I used in Windows Vista (obviously).
I tried to use the win 7 machine to install same xp drivers for 86 machine and it gives an error message the location does not contain ip5000 driver for the I've successfully printed from other win xp machines so I know the printer is set up correctly. Thanks! directory No DVD burner on my old laptop and too tedious via CD's.
November 27, 2009 fletch What about permissions on the xp box? The shared drive D on the Windows 7 machine is visible from the XP box and the MAC. WTF? I just installed Windows 7 on my computer that is connected to my modem and wireless router (Dlink 615).
Microsoft Customer Support Microsoft Community Forums System Center TechCenter Sign in United States (English) Brasil (Português)Česká republika (Čeština)Deutschland (Deutsch)España (Español)France (Français)Indonesia (Bahasa)Italia (Italiano)România (Română)Türkiye (Türkçe)Россия (Русский)ישראל (עברית)المملكة العربية السعودية (العربية)ไทย (ไทย)대한민국 http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/windows-7/share-files-and-printers-between-windows-7-and-xp/ Now that all in the same Workgroup, I hoped this would work. The existing step just says "here I created a folder called XPSHARE" which is not helpful at all. Hooked up the old printer to it, found a good enough driver.
December 5, 2009 Trine Curtis I have been able to get my printer recognized across all my Win 7 and XP machines. this content or also for the views and sessions saved?if not where is this file (sessions-views) ? The match is case sensitive so you have to type the printer name exactly as it appears in your Windows 7 box. It would be great to make such behaviour in the "Neighbors" tab, too. (Now there is no difference between click and double-click at Neighbors).
Network & Sharing Wireless Authentication?I am trying to access my wireless network at home and receive the following window when Win 7 finds my network. Take wireless interfaces list for example, it has space for 15 items, nobody will need that, ever. Your instructions provided 95% of the solution. http://maccomputersupply.com/windows-7/windows-7-boot-issues-and-stuttering-help.html everythin works fine.
I understand I may need to install the XP drivers on the Win7 box - but I can't seem to make that work. At least that's how I got it to work. May 30, 2009 bill I want to share the HP officejet G series the windows 7 does not have a driver XP does - does other way work somehow?
If the post helped, give Karma... Maybe RB SN will be better as default name.2. I was failing to share between two computers running Win7 and one with XP. January 8, 2010 BigJoe Tried all these options but it was only after a 1 hour 50 minute phone call with Microsoft Technical Dept that they found an answer.
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. ISP operator based on ROS. Check and remove if your SSID is already there- try to connect to the wireless network. http://maccomputersupply.com/windows-7/incompatibility-issues-with-software.html The service includes support for the following: Desktop and Notebook PCs, Wired and Wireless Routers, Modems, Printers, Scanners, Fax Machines, USB devices and Sound Cards Windows Operating Systems (2000, XP or
When master password is enabled - last session address, password can be used after restarting app!4. The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down. but it still does not even recognize the windows 7. December 19, 2009 Carmine D'Ambrosio When I get to the step in this article of going to Devices and Printers and double clicking the printer icon, I do not get the