RE: Help With File sharing Vista to vista
Thanks Bob J I am not sure on firewalls...I use a netgear router with avg
on my pc and mcfee on laptop..I am able to share folders ect on my public
folders but I cannot share from any other location on th pc
"Bob J" wrote:
> Have you set file & printer sharing to "on" in Network and Sharing Centre on
> both PC's
> Which firewall are you using on each PC?
> The firewalls need to be set to allow sharing maybe!!!
> Bob J
> If advise given from anyone, solves problem or not, or if solved from
> another source,post back & let us know.
> Then we all benefit.
> "tbone" wrote:
> > Hi I have Vista premium on my pc and laptop...I have networked them no probs
> > and I can see all my pC files on my laptop...when I try to access them on my
> > laptop from my pc it always states that access is denied....I have given both
> > computers the same workgroup name and private network name and I have set the
> > shared files to give permission but when the shared file on pc is opened it
> > deosnt see the laptop as one of the things I can give permision to...not sure
> > if I am just dribbling on a bit here..so basically I can see the files but
> > access is denied...can anyone help please.