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Windows 7: Can't see other PCs in Workgroup

15 May 2011   #1

|Windows 7 x64| |Windows XP Pro x64|
Can't see other PCs in Workgroup

I am trying to set up a workgroup between two Win7 Pro computers over a wifi connection.

I have set the workgroup name to be identical on both machines (Lastname-Home), but neither machine can see the other.

Network discovery and sharing are turned on.

From my googleing and forum searching (here and on other forums) all I can find is people saying that if the workgroup names match you should be able to see the PCs.

Any help would be apreciated

My System SpecsSystem Spec

15 May 2011   #2

|Windows 7 x64| |Windows XP Pro x64|

Ok. Found the problem was the modem (Netgear DGN2000).

Updated firmware from to, fixed the problem.
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