Can you ping each other? If not, I would check the firewall first.
Bob Lin, MS-MVP, MCSE & CNE
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"Dylan Harrelson" <DylanHarrelson@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message news:EF13AB09-EFE5-423F-9A3B-997E28FFEC2E@microsoft.com...
Windows XP Professional laptop (Wireless)
Windows Vista Ultimate PC (Wired UTP)
Recently I reformatted Vista to fix a few errors with a printer when the
computer came back online I attempted to re-connect it to my workgroup but to
Both machines are set up on a home network through a Linksys WRT54G Router.
Both machines are set up on the same Workgroup but when looking into the
Network Sharing Center in Vista and Network Places in XP each machine only
I have tried enabling NetBIOS on each machine but it has not worked. I have
also tried setting up a Wireless Network via USB from the Vista machine to
the laptop but did not work. I tried a Network Setup Wizard via USB from the
XP machine to the Vista but it does not complete successfully.
Is there anything I am missing or haven't tried. Any and all advice is
welcome. Thank you.