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Windows 7: Network sharing devices between 7 and new 10 machines

27 Jul 2015   #1
mannerpanner

Windows 7 Professional 64 bit
 
 
Network sharing devices between 7 and new 10 machines

Does anyone know yet if a windows 7 machine will be able to use a shared printer on a windows 10 machine? There's one machine here which will be migrated to 10, and I'm cautious about compatibility here.


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27 Jul 2015   #2
GokAy

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

I doubt they won't work. The networking as I have seen is not much different than Windows 7. Homegroup between the 2 work, so printer sharing will work too, given you have working drivers.
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27 Jul 2015   #3
mannerpanner

Windows 7 Professional 64 bit
 
 

Thanks for the reply! Sounds about right.
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