Make you have sharing enabled and ping each other.
Vista sharing issuesSolved: Vista sharing - Access denied ... To share a
folder, ... Cases: Can't share between Vista and XP ... Both Vista and XP
have been enabled the file ...
Bob Lin, MS-MVP, MCSE & CNE
Networking, Internet, Routing, VPN Troubleshooting on
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"Gretzki" <Gretzki@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
>I have 2 vista computers. A while ago when i used them in a small network
> they were accessible. The connection is made through a small router.
> Yesterday when i was operating on one of them and trying to access the
> it popped an error, something like "Can't access this computer, talk to
> administrator, blah blah blah"(i am the admin). But no... instead i could
> access another computer that was running Xp... i'm really annoyed and
> confused. Hope u help me solve this