Re: Networking Vista
correct, cannot see the printer through the network and have been told that
this problem has not been solved - Vista is great but??????
"will" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> do you mean that you cant see the printer through the network . i have
> shared my printer. altohugh the only way i can see the printer on other
> is by exploring he workgroup pcs.
> "Jim" wrote:
>> Thank you for all the replies but, unfortunately it has not solved my
>> problem to include not being able to use printer attached to the Vista
>> computer as far as I can tell this is a problem that has not been soved
>> the OS manufacturer and who knows when?
>> "will" <will @discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
>> >i had the same problem but i only had 2 computers running windows xp.
>> > i had to sor the problem out was by disconeecting of hte internet , so
>> > i
>> > could disable my firewall. i then had to go through the vista
>> > networking
>> > centre. i had to make a lot of changes to workgroups and discoverable
>> > settings. i have now setup my network but the only problem i have is
>> > that
>> > i
>> > cannot share an internet connection.all other stuff includings Windows
>> > media
>> > file sharing and file sharing " shared document" now works. the only
>> > way i
>> > can connect through my other pcs is by creating a resedatial gateway,
>> > however
>> > this does not seem to always work.
>> > "Jim" wrote:
>> >> I have a 3 computer network all running Windows XP and a new computer
>> >> running Vista - the Vista computer can talk to the other computers
>> >> running
>> >> XP but the ones running XP cannot talk to Vista - how can I correct
>> >> this
>> >> problem? All help will be greatly appreciated.
>> >> Jim