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Windows 7: Cannot create homegroup

24 Dec 2010   #1

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Cannot create homegroup

I can not create home grope in my desktop pc and laptop

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24 Dec 2010   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1

Read this and try the suggestions:

"Windows cannot set up homegroup on this computer"
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24 Dec 2010   #3

Windows 7 Ult, Windows 8.1 Pro,

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by drifking8887 View Post
I can not create home grope in my desktop pc and laptop
This should be the one that fixes the problem. Although it's important to note that you can't create a Homegroup unless you are using Home premium or above.

Deleting the file idstore.sst under windows\serviceProfiles\LocalService\AppData\Roaming\PeerNetworking fixed it.
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24 Dec 2010   #4

Windows 7 Home Premium x64

Mine won't either!

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