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Windows 7: Can't connect my WinXP PC to win 7 using cross over cable. :(

28 Dec 2010   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit
Can't connect my WinXP PC to win 7 using cross over cable. :(

I was trying to connect my old XP PC with my new Notebook using cross over cable. I configured IP addresses manually in both systems. Pinging can be done successfully from both the systems. but i cant share any files. Unidentified network is showing up in Win7.. please help

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28 Dec 2010   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 / Windows 10 Pro x64

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 Can't connect my WinXP PC to win 7 using cross over cable. :(

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