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Windows 7: Network Trouble

19 Mar 2015   #1
coldy

Windows 7 Ultimate
 
 
Network Trouble

I'm running windows 7 ultimate on one of my computers and the other computer is
running windows 8.1 and and I seem to have a problem in the networking section..

windows 7 can see windows 8.1 in the sharing centre but every time I try to go in, it
keeps asking for a password and the same with windows 8.1 .. I don't have any password
on my computers.. where am I going wrong in this ??


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19 Mar 2015   #2
oscer1

win 7 64 bit
 
 

hi see if this helps see if password protect sharing is turned off. Password Protected Sharing - Turn On or Off in Windows 7
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19 Mar 2015   #3
coldy

Windows 7 Ultimate
 
 

I keep getting this problem

Quote:
You don't have permission to access the file or folder you're trying to access
Contact the owner of the file or folder to ask for permission. If you're on a corporate network, contact your network administrator.
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20 Mar 2015   #4
ShoTTaS

Windows 7 Pro 32bit
 
 

This could help you, if you already have created a Homegroup for your network: Homegroup Password - View or Print
If you hadn't created it yet, you can follow this tutorial on how to create: Homegroup - Create

You need to be on the same group or domain to access shared folders/files.
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