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Windows 7: cannot access shared folder after changing domain with old domain cred

05 Mar 2014   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
cannot access shared folder after changing domain with old domain cred


i have changed the domain of the computer (from say to
there is a folder shared on another machine on domain. the user X was able to access it. aftter changing his domain from to he no longer can access that shared folder.
User X has working credentials for both domains.

on accessing it it asks for credentials. upon entering his correct user name in the format (\X) he is not able to access it.

i had exactly same setup with another user Y and he was able to access data .

is there anything that i am missing ?

also accessing that folder first time asked for credentials but now it doesnt asks .. why ? there is nothign in credentials manager.


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12 Mar 2014   #2

Win7 & Win8 64bit


Have you removed/re-added the User's credentials (from the PC with shared folder) with the new domain name?
Also, make sure that the shared folder has Everyone permission in the Security Tab.

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