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Forum: Network & Sharing 21 Feb 2010
Replies: 2
Views: 2,038
Posted By kriemer
OK I guess I can fix the problem by adding...

OK I guess I can fix the problem by adding passwords, but isn't turning off "Password protected sharing" supposed to make that unnecessary?

k
Forum: Network & Sharing 21 Feb 2010
Replies: 2
Views: 2,038
Posted By kriemer
Networking Password Issue

I have Win7 and WinXP on my small home network. None of the machines have passwords (yes I know it's an insecure practice). When trying to connect to to the Win7 computer a window comes up...
Forum: Network & Sharing 09 Jan 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 11,977
Posted By kriemer
Truth is, I didn't know to ask if it mapped to...

Truth is, I didn't know to ask if it mapped to WinXP. Once I found it didn't I found a solution and passed it on trusting it would be of value to someone.

Now I discover that the patch does not...
Forum: Network & Sharing 09 Jan 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 11,977
Posted By kriemer
More Coolness. WinXP computers can be added...

More Coolness.

WinXP computers can be added into Win7 network topology map. At little work is required to install the update in WinXP SP3 but instructions can be found here:...
Forum: Network & Sharing 09 Jan 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 11,977
Posted By kriemer
Link Layer Topology Discovery

Browsing the internet I found that Windows has or had a Link Layer Topology Discovery view/function(?). Does this still exist?

I am not able to create a similar view. Mine is as per first...
Forum: Network & Sharing 07 Jan 2010
Replies: 30
Views: 6,776
Posted By kriemer
Everything networking works. As you will...

Everything networking works.

As you will notice a lot of Win7 folders are shown in the WinXP network view. Is there any way to restrict this view to only include the "E:\" Drive and Administrator...
Forum: Network & Sharing 07 Jan 2010
Replies: 30
Views: 6,776
Posted By kriemer
At this point, I am unable to duplicate why I was...

At this point, I am unable to duplicate why I was not able to network in the first case; do something a hundred times and it becomes natural.

One bit of knowledge I can add (having found it...
Forum: Network & Sharing 07 Jan 2010
Replies: 30
Views: 6,776
Posted By kriemer
Connections from Win7 to WinXP are not my...

Connections from Win7 to WinXP are not my problem, (mea culpa if I wasn't clear).

My Problem is connections in the other direction, i.e., connecting from the WinXP computers to the various Win7...
Forum: Network & Sharing 06 Jan 2010
Replies: 30
Views: 6,776
Posted By kriemer
All of the XP computers on my network are...

All of the XP computers on my network are connected through the network workgroup "WorkGroup". The only Win7 I have on is the one I am playing with. I have turned on multiple Win7 Virtual Machines...
Forum: Network & Sharing 06 Jan 2010
Replies: 30
Views: 6,776
Posted By kriemer
But Work Network is what has been set per the...

But Work Network is what has been set per the previously attached Network and Sharing Center pic.

Even so, I can not connect to anything from the XP computer until I move User Docs to Public...
Forum: Network & Sharing 06 Jan 2010
Replies: 30
Views: 6,776
Posted By kriemer
Now I'm even more confused; there does not appear...

Now I'm even more confused; there does not appear to be a difference in the sidebar "Library" regardless of what Network setting I am using... and I can not connect unless MyDocs is in the Public...
Forum: Network & Sharing 06 Jan 2010
Replies: 30
Views: 6,776
Posted By kriemer
Been there, tried that (I think)

I've tried that, many times, from many starting points.

I hate to think that it is VMware, but I am running out of buttons to push.

k
Forum: Network & Sharing 06 Jan 2010
Replies: 30
Views: 6,776
Posted By kriemer
A bit more info that's been left out: ...

A bit more info that's been left out:


2nd drive setup is SATA
The drive shows up in My Computer.
I can add it to Libraries, in which case it shows as a new line item.
The drive shows as a...
Forum: Network & Sharing 06 Jan 2010
Replies: 30
Views: 6,776
Posted By kriemer
A bit of information that I have left out. ...

A bit of information that I have left out.

In order to share the Win7 MyDoc folder I had to "move" it to Libraries/Documents/Public Documents. I haven't seen this step anywhere but it is required...
Forum: Network & Sharing 06 Jan 2010
Replies: 30
Views: 6,776
Posted By kriemer
My position is unchanged, it shouldn't be this...

My position is unchanged, it shouldn't be this difficult. A mixed network should not be more difficult to configure than a WinXP or Win7 network. Clearly there is something missing given the number...
Forum: Network & Sharing 06 Jan 2010
Replies: 30
Views: 6,776
Posted By kriemer
OK, it is possible (not easy, not intuitive, not...

OK, it is possible (not easy, not intuitive, not similar to WinXP; but possible) to connect WinXP to Win7 on a network.


I am still finding it impossible to connect to any drive other than the...
Forum: Network & Sharing 06 Jan 2010
Replies: 30
Views: 6,776
Posted By kriemer
Nope, found that curious mixed network security...

Nope, found that curious mixed network security gem already.

Again I can connect the 2 OS types, just not the second drive on the Win7 machine (at this point in testing it is virtual, later to...
Forum: Network & Sharing 06 Jan 2010
Replies: 30
Views: 6,776
Posted By kriemer
Not sure I understand how your tut helps me (it...

Not sure I understand how your tut helps me (it should be a sticky!!!) ???

I have my network wired through the router. There are more than 2 computers involved, some of the computers are virtual...
Forum: Network & Sharing 05 Jan 2010
Replies: 30
Views: 6,776
Posted By kriemer
Thanks for the quick reply; where is your tut...

Thanks for the quick reply; where is your tut (does not appear to be a sticky or have I missed that too?)

Regards

k
Forum: Network & Sharing 05 Jan 2010
Replies: 30
Views: 6,776
Posted By kriemer
Mixed Win7 / WinXP network issues (again)

For all the apparent attention to backward compatibility that MS says they put into Win7 I find that a Mixed Win7 / WinXp network is really problematic.

I am able to network Win7 MyDocuments...
Forum: Network & Sharing 05 Jan 2010
Replies: 24
Views: 77,765
Posted By kriemer
problem connecting WinXP computers to Win7 computers

sup3rsprt

I am having a similar problem connecting WinXP to Win7 on my home network.

The Win7 machine(s) can connect anywhere, the WinXP machine(s) can connect only to other WinXP machines.
...
Forum: Microsoft Office 13 Dec 2009
Replies: 13
Views: 11,229
Posted By kriemer
I am using a similar add-in from QuotesPlus. ...

I am using a similar add-in from QuotesPlus.

QuotesPlus is a commercial/Annual Fee service that provides more data fields than the MS equivalent.

Regards

k
Forum: Microsoft Office 13 Dec 2009
Replies: 13
Views: 11,229
Posted By kriemer
ignatzatsonic Perhaps the difference is that...

ignatzatsonic

Perhaps the difference is that you are using Excel 2007, perhaps it is in the stock data add-in you are using.

To be clear my add-in does work, but I do have to reset existing...
Forum: Microsoft Office 13 Dec 2009
Replies: 13
Views: 11,229
Posted By kriemer
Barman 58 You are right the WinXP path is...

Barman 58

You are right the WinXP path is valid (I'm not able to run in XP mode & it is still there). When I try pointing to the add in in this directory Excel returns to the Win 7 default. ...
Forum: Microsoft Office 13 Dec 2009
Replies: 13
Views: 11,229
Posted By kriemer
I am not sure what you mean by "...which suggests...

I am not sure what you mean by "...which suggests that similar errors may be corrected by changing the Path environmental variable in XP".

Where does XP come into the equation?

Thanks

k
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