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Windows 7: One PC Cannot connect to server

17 Mar 2014   #1
joesm

windows 7
 
 
One PC Cannot connect to server

Dear,

Server: windows 7; C shared with Everyone full access
Laptop: Windows 7;
PC: windows XP

Laptop and WinXP PC can ping Server;
Laptop can connect to Server through View workgroup Computers, mapping, etc.
WinXP PC: I can't map to Server; I see it in View workgroup Computers but can't have access to it (when i double click on it)

Pls advise.

Thank you


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17 Mar 2014   #2
2xg
Microsoft MVP

Win7 & Win8 64bit
 
 

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18 Mar 2014   #3
joesm

windows 7
 
 

Hello,

will do it on Thursday, see the outcome and get back here.
Thanx a lot,
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21 Mar 2014   #4
joesm

windows 7
 
 

Dear,

things went OK with no modifications;
I booted my XP PC, clicked on network, found my server, double clicked on the server and here I am connected!!! Weird.

thnk you for your support.
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25 Mar 2014   #5
2xg
Microsoft MVP

Win7 & Win8 64bit
 
 

That's great news. Thanks for the update.
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