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Windows 7: Problem with home network

06 Dec 2009   #1
RAHU

windows 7 professional x86bit
 
 
Problem with home network

Hello all,
I am having a problem with my home network i am using a Lynksis WRT54G router and am trying to have a XP computer, a XP laptop, a 7 laptop, along with various other things(iPhone, Xbox, Wii etc) networked together. However even though all computers are networked together(i can ping each one from differnt computers) and on the same network i cannot see the other computers. the XP computer is also hardwired to the router. any help is greatly apreciated


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06 Dec 2009   #2
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by RAHU View Post
Hello all,
I am having a problem with my home network i am using a Lynksis WRT54G router and am trying to have a XP computer, a XP laptop, a 7 laptop, along with various other things(iPhone, Xbox, Wii etc) networked together. However even though all computers are networked together(i can ping each one from differnt computers) and on the same network i cannot see the other computers. the XP computer is also hardwired to the router. any help is greatly apreciated
Hi RAHU and welcome

Are you using homegroup, or workgrouop?

Homegroup is for all win 7 machines, workgroup for mixed.


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