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Windows 7: trying to get xp computer to connect to sharedprinter on windows 7 x64

16 Mar 2011   #1
jasyn

Windows 7 Enterprise x64
 
 
trying to get xp computer to connect to sharedprinter on windows 7 x64

so i'm having an issue trying to connect to the shared printer on one of my windows 7 x64 machines.

i've tried setting the network on windows 7 to "work network" instead of "home network" thinking that the workgroup being the same on all systems will do the trick but it doesn't.

the xp machine doesn't even see the windows 7 computer.

this is annoyin as hell .. someone help please


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17 Mar 2011   #2
wilywombat

win7
 
 

Hi Jasyn, see this for possible solution:- XP to 7 Printer sharing
You can find possible solutions to your problems through the search function on the forums and it also has a great section of tutorials!!
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