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Windows 7: Networking between windows 7 and windows 95

18 May 2012   #1
beg4mercy

Windows 7 Rtm x64
 
 
Networking between windows 7 and windows 95

hi all,

is that possible to create a local network sharing between win7 and win95 ?

Thanks in advance


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18 May 2012   #2
chev65

Windows 7 Ult, Windows 8.1 Pro,
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by beg4mercy View Post
hi all,

is that possible to create a local network sharing between win7 and win95 ?

Thanks in advance
From what I've read this can be done but you would need to make some adjustments to the local security policy on the Windows 7 machine.

Most say this can't be done or sharing will only work in one direction.
http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/w...4-e8681e1327c7

Windows 7 Network File Sharing Fix | Tanner Williamson

No guarantees on this working at all.
http://social.technet.microsoft.com/...b-e8ae8c2c1dec
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