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Windows 7: How network 2 laptop both and share files?

09 Jun 2012   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
How network 2 laptop both and share files?


i have 2 laptop that i need network it?

First laptop lenovo y460 and second dell 5110

first connect with a LAN Cabel. then i goto Local Area Network both laptop and set ip lenovo= ip
getway =
subnet mask

dell = ip
getway =
subnet mask

i goto change advanced sharing setting: (in both laptop)

Turn on Network Discovery
Turn on file and printer sharing
turn off password protection

but i can goto to another laptop is't name computer alfa1 . i goto run \\alfa1

but don't access to it! Also i'm a administartor

My OS is Windows 7 home premium and another system Windows 7 Ultimate

My System SpecsSystem Spec

09 Jun 2012   #2
Microsoft MVP

Win7 & Win8 64bit


Do you have a Homegroup setup in your network? If you do please verify your current setup with this Tutorial.
Home sweet homegroup: Networking the easy way in Windows 7
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