Re: Vista to access XP share, different domains ??
On Dec 17, 12:32*pm, "Jack \(MVP-Networking\)."
> Vista would not let you share/map the C$, it is a security issue.
> Some other Folders on Vista that includes OS related data would Not share
> On Windows XP the blocking of C$ can be overridden by adjusting the security
> Jack (MS, MVP-Networking)
> "c" <barney...@gmail.com> wrote in message
> > Shouldn't I be able to access a share on XP machine from Vista, even
> > though the 2 computers are different domains? They are both on the
> > same network.
> > They can ping each other, but when I try to map drive from Vista as
> > follows: \\10.140.2.2\c$ I get the msg "Windows cannot access \
> > \10.140.2.2\c$"
> > The XP machine has C$ shared, when I click Permissions button it says
> > "This has been shared for administrative purposes. The permissions
> > cannot be set".
> > thanks.
> > c
Ok, forget about C$, now I'm just trying random Log dir. I've shared
it, set permissions to "Everyone" but still no love.