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Windows 7: Can't access PC's shared files from Laptop

15 Oct 2011   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit
Can't access PC's shared files from Laptop

I just bought a laptop yesterday and I'm trying to fit it into an already existing home network(wireless not wired). Everything work except the Laptop can't see my PC's files or folders even though I turned off all firewalls and Antivirus software and shared the folders manually and shared them through the homegroup options(both are running Windows 7, the PC has Ultimate 32-bit and the Laptop has Home Premium 32-bit).
It tells me that there's a Network Error and "Windows cannot access \\ANDARTHIEL-PC\" with the error code 0x80070035 - The Network Path Was not found
Any ideas?

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15 Oct 2011   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate 64Bit

I would suggest you try one thing at a time either Homegroup or normal sharing. Try these and see if you can get rood results. Good luck.

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15 Oct 2011   #3

Win7 H.Prem. 32bit+SP1

This pdf shows how my 2 Windows 7 H Prem pc's are set. File Sharing Set Up.pdf

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