If you can see each other but access, it could be the permission issue. Make
sure you assign permission in the Security tab. Or this search result may
Vista Permission IssuesCan I assume the external drive used to be connecting
to other computer and you just re-connect it the the Vista? Check the
permission using this command: . ...
Bob Lin, MS-MVP, MCSE & CNE
Networking, Internet, Routing, VPN Troubleshooting on
How to Setup Windows, Network, VPN & Remote Access on
"mike.obrien716" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> There's so many out there, none help. Great job making it easy.
> Anyway, I'm adding XP onto my Vista network, or at least trying.
> I've been getting slowly yet surely closer...
> Right now, I can see Vista from XP, and I can see XP on the Network Map on
> Vista. I just cannot access the folders that I have setup to be shared [
> right click, share ]
> I'm really lost right now because I've read so much on this topic.
> I don't know if this has anything t do with it, but, I also cannot connect
> to the internet on XP...It's connected at 100Mbps, but nothing works [
> messenger programs, internet browsers, etc... ]
> Bah, I'm not sure what to do, can anyone help me finalize this file