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Windows 7: My PC won't `see` anything on the network

28 May 2013   #1
abyssal

Windows 7 Professional 32bit
 
 
My PC won't `see` anything on the network

Hello. I have this strange problem with my PC at home. It is connected to a network but it won't see other devices connected to it. My PC is seen by my other PC connected, but I can't see that PC. Both have W7. Mine is connected using cable, the other one is connected using WIFI.

The problem gets really nasty when I try to link my PC to my TV so I can stream movies to it. It will simply not recognize each other. This feature works for all devices connected, but not this PC. The program that does this thing (Samsung AllShare) has the right to `by-pass` Firewall.

Any hints on this?


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28 May 2013   #2
nckfrtg28

Mac OS X 10.9
 
 

Do you have both computers setup on the right network settings. Like Public,Home, and Work.
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29 May 2013   #3
abyssal

Windows 7 Professional 32bit
 
 

Yes, both computers have the `Home` configuration.
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29 May 2013   #4
josearedux

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

When I run into issues like this I always set up the network again. Are you using saved passwords on your connections? Also have you looked at event viewer for any related issues?
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29 May 2013   #5
sk0t0s

Windows 10 Pro 64-Bit
 
 

Try this Tutorial

Hope it helps
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29 May 2013   #6
abyssal

Windows 7 Professional 32bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Josea View Post
When I run into issues like this I always set up the network again. Are you using saved passwords on your connections? Also have you looked at event viewer for any related issues?
I don't know about that, I didn't configure the network, just plugged in the cable.

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by sk0t0s View Post
Try this Tutorial

Hope it helps
Followed those steps but still not working.

UPDATE.
Now I can access computers on the network but it will still not find my TV.
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