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Windows 7: Sharing Woes...

03 Apr 2009   #1

Sharing Woes...

Hey guys,

I recently upgraded from 7000 to 7068 and since then have been having issues sharing...

Let me take you back a little bit.

I have an Archos 605 Wi Fi...(cue the clipart)...

Anyway, I have it in my bedroom on a docking station.

On my computer, I have a folder called 'downloads' which I put all my media in and then stream to my bedroom to watch whilst I fall asleep.

Well, with XP and with the last build of 7, I could share it and it would also share the sub folders.

However, since I upgraded, I haven't been able to get into the subfolders. Every time I go into sharing and change the sharing privileges and click save, it doesn't seem to save them.

Anyway, point being, if I move files in those sub folders to the main folder, they're shared and I can access them, but I can't get it into the subfolders, no matter how I try to share it.

Any ideas?

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05 Apr 2009   #2


Wow...can't believe nobody has any ideas for me.

Still can't get sharing to work right on 7068.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
05 Apr 2009   #3

windows 7 build 7600 385x86

i can't say i have had that problem maybe try sharing the sub folders also homegroup works through IPv6 and Network Sharing works though IPv4 don't know if that helps
My System SpecsSystem Spec

05 Apr 2009   #4

7600.20510 x86

Cool, thanks for that info about IPv6 and homegroups. That's something I didn't know.
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