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Forum: Network & Sharing 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 28
Views: 858
Posted By RP McIntosh
Well, good news. Did the registry edit, and it...

Well, good news. Did the registry edit, and it fixed the problem. Can now access all the shared folders on either computer from the other. Still don't understand exactly why the Win 7 machine is...
Forum: Network & Sharing 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 28
Views: 858
Posted By RP McIntosh
Doctore-- Interesting. I found the same...

Doctore--

Interesting. I found the same two articles myself after posting the note. Since it looks EXACTLY like what I'm experiencing, I think it may be the answer. I'm comfortable editing the...
Forum: Network & Sharing 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 28
Views: 858
Posted By RP McIntosh
Doctore-- OK. Went back to my sister's...

Doctore--

OK. Went back to my sister's house, and double checked everything again. I can't find anything different comparing how the two drives that are not accessible compare to the three drives...
Forum: Network & Sharing 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 28
Views: 858
Posted By RP McIntosh
Doctore-- Yes, I know that. That's what...

Doctore--

Yes, I know that. That's what makes it so frustrating. I've looked and looked. All five drives are configured identically in that Share tab. Yet, three of them are accessed with no...
Forum: Network & Sharing 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 28
Views: 858
Posted By RP McIntosh
Doctore and Oscer, Well, an update with...

Doctore and Oscer,

Well, an update with good news. I've got part of the problem solved. I checked the "Turn on Password Protection" setting in Windows 7, and lo and behold it was ON. So I turned...
Forum: Network & Sharing 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 28
Views: 858
Posted By RP McIntosh
Oscer-- Thanks. Someone else gave me a...

Oscer--

Thanks. Someone else gave me a link to that article, and I THINK I have done everything it says (though, and I mentioned to Doctore, I need to verify that I have Password protection...
Forum: Network & Sharing 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 28
Views: 858
Posted By RP McIntosh
Doctore-- I have to verify, but I'm...

Doctore--

I have to verify, but I'm reasonably sure that password protected sharing IS turned off on my sister's system. I know that it is off for my system that is working normally. And since...
Forum: Network & Sharing 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 28
Views: 858
Posted By RP McIntosh
Doctore-- Well, interesting question. My...

Doctore--

Well, interesting question. My first inclination is to say, no, I don't have a password. When I got the system (it's a new one), it booted up directly to Windows without any password...
Forum: Network & Sharing 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 28
Views: 858
Posted By RP McIntosh
Doctore-- Will check that out as soon...

Doctore--


Will check that out as soon as I get back to the other location. In the meantime, I have some info to report.

1. The Norton Firewall is not the problem (or at least, is not the...
Forum: Network & Sharing 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 28
Views: 858
Posted By RP McIntosh
PeaB4YouGo, The Windows XP system does have...

PeaB4YouGo,

The Windows XP system does have a firewall running, but it is the built in Windows Firewall. When I enable sharing on a folder in XP, it says at the bottom of the box, something to...
Forum: Network & Sharing 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 28
Views: 858
Posted By RP McIntosh
Doctore-- First, thanks for your help. I...

Doctore--

First, thanks for your help. I do appreciate it. Also, sorry if I confused you. I'm not using the internet to connect the computers. I have two SETS of computers, (4 computers...
Forum: Network & Sharing 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 28
Views: 858
Posted By RP McIntosh
Doctore-- A further input (may or may not...

Doctore--

A further input (may or may not be helpful). I spent most of the morning trying to figure out what was wrong. As I mentioned, the two computers I'm trying to get to communicate with...
Forum: Network & Sharing 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 28
Views: 858
Posted By RP McIntosh
Doctore-- Thanks. I do have a workgroup...

Doctore--

Thanks. I do have a workgroup created (and both computers are using the Workgroup name WORKGROUP). And except for the one drive on the XP system that is formatted FAT, I can access the...
Forum: Network & Sharing 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 28
Views: 858
Posted By RP McIntosh
Sharing between Windows 7 and XP

I have a Windows 7 machine, and an XP machine, and I'm trying to set up sharing of folders between the two systems. And I'm experiencing two problems.
1. Though the shared drives show up on both...
Forum: General Discussion 02 Jun 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 1,148
Posted By RP McIntosh
Bigmc-- Thanks. I use TB myself, so I am...

Bigmc--

Thanks. I use TB myself, so I am familar with it. Though it can be a bit quirky at times (I've had to clean out my .msf files a few times when the program got sluggish). But right now,...
Forum: General Discussion 02 Jun 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 1,148
Posted By RP McIntosh
Ztrucker-- Thanks. I'll take another look...

Ztrucker--

Thanks. I'll take another look at Windows Mail. But a couple of folks have told me that they had problems with it. But it's worth another look.
Forum: General Discussion 02 Jun 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 1,148
Posted By RP McIntosh
Golden-- Thanks. I'm familiar with...

Golden--

Thanks. I'm familiar with Thunderbird (been using it myself since I got the Win 7 System). But migrating my OE mail to TB initially was a hassle. Since I figure I'll end up doing it,...
Forum: General Discussion 02 Jun 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 1,148
Posted By RP McIntosh
Buying Advice, Bittedness

I'm not sure where to post this, but if it belongs elsewhere, I hope someone will tell me.

I'm in the process of purchasing a new system for a family member, and I have found a vendor who will...
Forum: Virtualization 29 Sep 2011
Replies: 10
Views: 3,230
Posted By RP McIntosh
Kari-- Please don't apologize. Any...

Kari--

Please don't apologize. Any information is welcome, even if it turns out not to be the solution. I appreciate your interest, and your efforts to be of assistance. It is (at least in my...
Forum: Virtualization 28 Sep 2011
Replies: 10
Views: 3,230
Posted By RP McIntosh
Kari-- I had read the article. But I...

Kari--

I had read the article. But I concluded (perhaps wrongly, of course) that it was not the basis of my situation. I based this on the following factors

1. I have no HP software on...
Forum: Virtualization 28 Sep 2011
Replies: 10
Views: 3,230
Posted By RP McIntosh
Chris-- The XP Mode in the virtual machine...

Chris--

The XP Mode in the virtual machine is 32 bit (the idea of XP Mode is to give an environment to run programs that are incompatible with Windows 7 (mostly) 64 bit. I am running Windows 7 64...
Forum: Virtualization 25 Sep 2011
Replies: 10
Views: 3,230
Posted By RP McIntosh
As a follow on, I thought I'd see if I could get...

As a follow on, I thought I'd see if I could get a screen shot. Though it all goes by very quickly, I was able to gt one. Don't know if this will add anything, but figured it does no harm to show...
Forum: Virtualization 25 Sep 2011
Replies: 10
Views: 3,230
Posted By RP McIntosh
Chris-- Thanks for responding. No, as far...

Chris--

Thanks for responding. No, as far as I know, I've not installed any software that has any kind of shell extension that would affect folders or drives. In fact, the ONLY software I've...
Forum: Virtualization 15 Sep 2011
Replies: 10
Views: 3,230
Posted By RP McIntosh
Follow On Observations

Since no one seems to have any ideas about this problem (an unusual event in this forum in my experience), I thought I'd add a bit more of what I have discovered to see if it ignites a spark of logic...
Forum: Virtualization 11 Sep 2011
Replies: 10
Views: 3,230
Posted By RP McIntosh
Verclsid.exe Problem in XP Mode

I have an annoyance that is a bit baffling.

Background: I'm using Windows XP Mode on my Windows 7 System. Recently, I encountered a problem--when I started Windows XP Mode, I got a message that...
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