Re: networking 2 vista machines
On Sun, 27 Apr 2008 13:57:01 -0700, Thumper <Thumper@discussions.microsoft.com>
>"Chuck [MVP]" wrote:
>> On Sun, 27 Apr 2008 10:16:00 -0700, Thumper <Thumper@discussions.microsoft.com>
>> >2 Vista SP1 machines. G1 and T1 names
>> >I can view view shares and ping T1 from G1 but from T1 I don't see G1 in
>> >network applet and I can't ping G1 but G1 can reach the web and ping the
>> >internal Linksys router. Both machines have just been reloaded in the last
>> >month. I have even gone as far as to enable to host file on both machines
>> >and static ips.
>> >- Firewall is not on
>> >- Network discovery is on
>> >- file sharing is on
>> >This is driving me crazy. It is almost like the router is blocking traffic
>> >from G1 to the rest of the home network???
>> See if the router has "isolation mode". What antivirus protection do you use?
>> Is NetBT Enabled consistently?
>> Chuck, MS-MVP 2005-2007 [Windows - Networking]
>I have the probably one of the most common routers Linksys wrt54g. Before
>these 2 Vista machine were installed there were 2 XP boxes existing fine for
>No antivirus running. NetBT is enabled.
OK, time to diagnose the problem. Let's look at logs from "browstat status",
"ipconfig /all", "net config server", and "net config workstation", from each
computer. Read this article, and linked articles, and follow instructions
precisely (Download browstat, and run everything in Administrator mode):
Chuck, MS-MVP 2005-2007 [Windows - Networking]