RE: Can't see other Computer on Network after installing network p
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"Agent Smith" wrote:
> Could be several things. Can you post back some answers to a few questions?
> Be as detailed as possible and include any error messages.
> 1.) Do you get any error messages when you type in "\\XPComputerName\" from
> Start Search on the Vista PC?
> 2.) Do you have any 3rd party firewall software on either PC?
> 3.) What are your current Network and Sharing Center settings?
> 4.) Have you tried installing the LLTD XP Update?
> 5.) Are all machines part of the same Workgroup?
> 6.) Can you PING by IP?
> 7.) Can you PING by computer name?
> "OldManEd" wrote:
> > I have a new Vista Home Premium computer and an older XP computer. After
> > installing my new Vista computer and adjusting network parameters, I had no
> > trouble seeing all the shared folders on my XP computer from my new Vista.
> > I then added a printer to Vista to access a printer hard wired to the XP. I
> > have no problem printing from Vista but I no longer 'see' the shared folders
> > on my XP computer.
> > How do I get visible access (using Windows Explorer) to the XP's shared
> > folders?
> > Thanks,
> > Ed