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Windows 7: How to set network of 2 laptops with Windows 7 over wireless router

12 Sep 2014   #1
richardm55

Windows 7 64bit
 
 
How to set network of 2 laptops with Windows 7 over wireless router

I have 2 laptop with Windows 7 64bit Ultimate and another laptop with Windows 7 Starter 32bit and both laptops get internet over wireless router. But I would like to set the network between both laptops to share some files between them. Both computers have the same workgroup. And then I shared one folder in one laptop and I could see it on another computer but when I wanted to open it I got error message that it was not accessible. I don't know what is wrong set and how I could check it.
Please for any possible help in this matter.


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13 Sep 2014   #2
2xg

Win7 & Win8 64bit
 
 

Welcome to Seven Forums,

If you have Windows 7/8/8.1 in your home network, ideally HomeGroup should be your network setup, instead of a WorkGroup.
Here's an easy to follow Tutorial by Brink on how to setup a Windows 7 Homegroup.
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