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Windows 7: Public folders on network become inaccessable.

01 Jul 2012   #1
kanga007

windows 7 rc
 
 
Public folders on network become inaccessable.

Hi
Whut th heck is going on?
Since xp the same ol' same ol'. Why after trouble shooting and getting access to my network folders does windows ALWAYS revert back to inaccessibility? You get it working for a short time and then it goes back to not being able to transfer simple files. This has been driving me nuts for years.

Two os's win7 64 to and from 32bit could transfer files for about a week.
AAAAARRRRGGGGHHHHH


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01 Jul 2012   #2
tman69

win7 ultimate 32bit
 
 

are you really running the RC version of win7????
maybe a 'real' version would help....anyway...here is a link to a win7 networking tutorial
Windows 7: Understanding Network Administration and Configuration

or READ the forum tutorial(s) about homegroups
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01 Jul 2012   #3
kanga007

windows 7 rc
 
 

Nope real ones.
tman69 thanks for the links.

Cheers
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