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Windows 7: Cant share folders.

23 Jan 2013   #1
mickeberg

windows 7 home premium 32bit
 
 
Cant share folders.

Hi.
Im having an issue where I cant share folders. I have tried to share in every possible way. I have tried to turn on public folder sharing, but it just goes back to off. If I try to share a specific fodler it just says "your folder cant shared". I have tried turning off the firewall without success. ANother thing I have noticed is that I cant access websites that demands cookies, even though my cookies are enabled the website tells to enable them.
I have searched the internet for solutions but nothing have worked.


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23 Jan 2013   #2
Kaktussoft

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Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bits 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

Try to make another user account. Logon under that account. Same problem?
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23 Jan 2013   #3
mickeberg

windows 7 home premium 32bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Kaktussoft View Post
Try to make another user account. Logon under that account. Same problem?
Same problem. I have also tried to take control over folders, in case that would be the issue, with no luck.
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