have you assigned permissions in the security tab? Or this search result may
Vista common issue - can see but ...More important, make sure share
permissions must match the folder security for access to a share. Good luck!
Bob Lin, MS-MVP, MCSE & CNE ...
Bob Lin, MS-MVP, MCSE & CNE
Networking, Internet, Routing, VPN Troubleshooting on
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"Ravens Claw" <Ravens Claw@discussions.microsoft.com
> wrote in message
>I have a simple network with vista and xp. I share the c drive on the vista
> folder. I can map the vista c drive on the XP machine, however when I
> to click on the mapped drive in XP I get a message "Access is Denied"
> How can I fix this? I want to be able to access my root folder on my Vista
> computer through my XP machine.
> Points 2 note.
> There are no 3rd party firewalls installed.
> In the Network and Sharing Centre I have set the network to be Private AND
> have enabled File Sharing.
> Both PC's are new and don't have viruses.
> On the Vista Computer the "Share..." Button is greyed out but the
> Share" button is available.
> Any help on what should normally be a simple issue would be appreciated.