On Tue, 24 Mar 2009 19:04:01 -0700, BrendaInBC
>My desktop and laptop are both running windows Vista Home Premium SP1. My
>desktop can see and access my laptop on the network...my laptop cannot see my
>desktop on the network. I CAN access it through the start menu...but...not
>through the network menu.
>I've been trying for days to figure this out...and I've reached the end of
>my rope...any help would be great!
If all of the firewalls are working, and you still have visibility problems,
look at the browser (which is not the same as Internet Explorer).
Or diagnose the problem. 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
Chuck, MS-MVP 2005-2008 [Windows - Desktop Experience]