Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.



Windows 7: File sharing limitations

05 Aug 2011   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-Bit
 
 
File sharing limitations

I have an office of 10 computers, 5 of which use advance
computer drafting software. I have a file sharing
computer with Windows 7 professional that is sharing
files to everyone on the network. The network goes down
almost daily. Nobody can access files during this time.
Rebooting the file sharing server fixes the problem.
Correct me if I'm wrong...The max number of users that
can access the shared drives on the computer with windows
7 pro is 20. We only have 10 users. The 5 computers with
advance computer drafting software open 10 to 15 files at
one time for one drawing. Does this have any effect on
the number of users that can access files on the server?
Any help on this issue would be greatly appreciated.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

05 Aug 2011   #2
2xg
Microsoft MVP

Win7 & Win8 64bit
 
 

Welcome to SF,

One great solution that I have for you is called NAS. Please check out this Thread for more info.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 File sharing limitations





Thread Tools



Similar help and support threads for2: File sharing limitations
Thread Forum
File/folder sharing "Shared" column and sharing all the contents Network & Sharing
cannot turn on File Discovery and File and Print Sharing Network & Sharing
Problem with file copying adversely affecting media/file sharing & WMC Performance & Maintenance
Restore Limitations Backup and Restore
File Sharing and Homegroup Sharing Problem Network & Sharing
PII x4 925 limitations PC Custom Builds and Overclocking
PAE and it's limitations General Discussion

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:33 PM.
Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App
  

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33