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: Enter Network Password to access computers???


23 Aug 2012   #1

Win7
 
 
Enter Network Password to access computers???

I created a vpn 'server' on a XP pro machine...I am using a Win 7 Home machine as the Client...I vpn in...goes thru perfect...I cant actually see the computer or get to it by name, I only can if it input the ip \\10.0.0.??? when I do this i get a Enter Network Password...I have tried the user/pass I created for a shared folder on the target machine...i have tried the admin user/pass on the target machine...i made my user/pass on my Windows 7 machine the exact same as the taget machine and nothing works.

whats jacked up is....I have a laptop with Windows 7 on it and it works great...and another XP machine that goes thru perfect as well..

the Windows 7 machine in question I just did a complete factory restore on it and still same thing

i've triedtoo many things to list...from here google...everywhere...plz advise

My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

23 Aug 2012   #2

Windows 7 Ult, Windows 8.1 Pro,
 
 

Everything I've read about this type of name resolution problem on VPN's was because of the client not having a proper DNS address.

You can read more about this problem in the link.
Common DNS Issues in VPN Networking
My System SpecsSystem Spec
23 Aug 2012   #3

Win7
 
 

thanks for the link...but i am more concerned about it asking me for a network password and it not accepting anything i try...
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.


Reply

 Enter Network Password to access computers???




Thread Tools



Similar help and support threads for2: Enter Network Password to access computers???
Thread Forum
Enter Network Password Network & Sharing
Bit Locker Help !!! ...... Wont Give Me Access To Enter My Password System Security
Solved Enter Network Password Network & Sharing
"Enter network password" when attempting to access XP share. Network & Sharing
Win7 asking for "Enter Network Password" when trying access Network & Sharing
Enter Network Password - Help ! Network & Sharing
Enter network password??? Wtf? Network & Sharing

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 01:39 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