Re: Vista Business, Can't connect to Home network
On Thu, 8 Mar 2007 14:22:53 -0800, Ron <Ron@discussions.microsoft.com>
>Got new Lenovo tablet with Vista business on it. I can't see any other
>computers on the network. Exhaused Lenovo supprort and all Microsoft helps
>that I can find.
>Things I have tried:
>Activated file sharing (and everything else in the networking screen)
>Activated file sharing in Vista's devise manager.
>Shared my document file:
>Turn off firewalls on all machines and rebooted
>Went to firewall and opened all ports.
>Opened second non-administrator user account.
>Checked that workgroup is "Private", not "Public"
>Set up public folder and put something in it. still not seen from other
>Called Lenovo and asked them to return the machine as defective. (They
>Interestinly I can access the internet, and I can print to a printer on the
>XP machine, but I can't see any other machines or share anything.
>I just can't understand how accessing a simple home network could be SOOO
Did you specify the correct "workgroup" name?
Running Vista Ultimate rc2 x86 and it plays well with a home network
of W98se, W2Kpro, XPpro.