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Windows 7: Where are my network devices???

20 Dec 2010   #1
dimik

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
Where are my network devices???

Hi All,
I used to see all my network devices in windows explorer under "Network" (not HomeGroup) such as all my computers (Win 7, VISTA, etc.) IP CAMs, router, network printer and IP Hard Drive (NAS).
I could double click on any and after entering login information I could access whatever the device had to offer (shares, config menus in case of router, etc)

After installing TuneUp Utilities 2011, all I see is my computers, non of the other computers, no printer, no IP cams, no router, no net drive.

I am running windows 7 ult. x64. My network is set to "Home" and the firewall is disabled.

Does anybody have an idea what setting got changed?

Thanks a lot.


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20 Dec 2010   #2
richc46

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Home Premium SP1, clean install, upgrade disc
 
 

Welcome
That tune up stuff is not needed, may cause problems
Go back with system restore 3 days before the tune up
System Restore
Then just follow these easy instructions to maintain your own computer
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