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Forum: Network & Sharing 10 May 2010
Replies: 1
Views: 871
Posted By dnelms
Windows 7 and XP - having trouble

Here's the setup:
Laptop running Vista Business, connected wired
Desktop running Windows 7, connected wireless

I can boot both up, and send files to my plotter (hooked up to the Win7 desktop)...
Forum: Network & Sharing 19 Nov 2009
Replies: 42
Views: 3,384
Posted By dnelms
I've changed all my Vista and Windows 7 to MSE....

I've changed all my Vista and Windows 7 to MSE. Happy with everything about it so far.
Forum: Network & Sharing 08 Nov 2009
Replies: 2
Views: 2,530
Posted By dnelms
Are the IP's assigned from the router? Not static...

Are the IP's assigned from the router? Not static IP?
Are you using homegroup?

Ken J[/QUOTE]

Nope, could never get homegroup to see it either, so I turned it off on the 2 wired computers...
Forum: Network & Sharing 08 Nov 2009
Replies: 2
Views: 2,530
Posted By dnelms
Wireless sees Wireless, does not see Wired

Still trying to get this network working right again. Everything, wired or wireless can see each other and connect to each other EXCEPT a Dell Mini 10 (w/ Windows 7 Starter). Now the Mini can see any...
Forum: Network & Sharing 08 Nov 2009
Replies: 14
Views: 2,530
Posted By dnelms
HP Photosmart D7360. I've already got a...

HP Photosmart D7360.
I've already got a bluetooth adapter in the slot on the printer.
Forum: Network & Sharing 07 Nov 2009
Replies: 14
Views: 2,530
Posted By dnelms
Well between here, MS Answers forum and MS...

Well between here, MS Answers forum and MS Technet, we can't find a solution. My guess is that Windows starter may end being the culrit. So I just decided to stop fighting it (I hate not figuring it...
Forum: Network & Sharing 06 Nov 2009
Replies: 14
Views: 2,530
Posted By dnelms
Actually it would be cheaper buying a bluetooth...

Actually it would be cheaper buying a bluetooth adapter for the netbook. Bottom line though, it should work just like all the other computers on the network does.
Forum: Network & Sharing 05 Nov 2009
Replies: 3
Views: 6,870
Posted By dnelms
Did not work with a Win7 Home Premium desktop and...

Did not work with a Win7 Home Premium desktop and a Win7 starter on a netbook. But in all fairness, we can't even get the netbook to see the other computer in the home network. Connects to the...
Forum: Network & Sharing 05 Nov 2009
Replies: 14
Views: 2,530
Posted By dnelms
Thought I'd try something this morning. I change...

Thought I'd try something this morning. I change the wireless adapter settings to use a static IP address. I chose a high number (192.168.11.25) so I was sure I would not interfere with any devices...
Forum: Network & Sharing 05 Nov 2009
Replies: 14
Views: 2,530
Posted By dnelms
No, it has no wireless capabilities (other than...

No, it has no wireless capabilities (other than Bluetooth and that it not on the netbook to test)
Forum: Network & Sharing 05 Nov 2009
Replies: 14
Views: 2,530
Posted By dnelms
Printing is not wireless. As stated previously,...

Printing is not wireless. As stated previously, nothing is on a homegroup as I could never get it to work. Works fine between the wired machine, but not the wireless netbook.
Forum: Network & Sharing 04 Nov 2009
Replies: 14
Views: 2,530
Posted By dnelms
My main desktop (running Win 7 Premium) is where...

My main desktop (running Win 7 Premium) is where the printer is hooked up to. The printer is shared.

I went back and plugged the ethernet back in and it did discover the printer and would print....
Forum: Network & Sharing 04 Nov 2009
Replies: 14
Views: 2,530
Posted By dnelms
hi and welcome to sevenforums Question....

hi and welcome to sevenforums

Question. what firewall and av is on the netbook?

Nice post BTW

Ken[/QUOTE]

running Windows Firewall and Microsoft Security Essentials on every Win 7...
Forum: Network & Sharing 04 Nov 2009
Replies: 14
Views: 2,530
Posted By dnelms
Wired vs. Wireless Woes

Here's the setup:
1 home desktop wired (Win7 Premium)
1 work desktop wired (Win7 Premium)
1 work laptop wireless(Vista Business)
1 laptop wireless (kids) running Vista Home
1 laptop wireless...
Forum: Installation & Setup 03 Nov 2009
Replies: 6
Views: 974
Posted By dnelms
You can use the same files as main times as...

You can use the same files as main times as needed. The KEY to install should only be used once.... if you want two computers working then you need two keys...

The KEYS are cheap enough just buy...
Forum: Installation & Setup 02 Nov 2009
Replies: 6
Views: 974
Posted By dnelms
Two Students, Two Downloads?

I've got twins. Both with college emails. We've upgraded one computer. Before running the install I copied all files to a jump drive. My question would be, do you have to download the files again or...
Forum: Installation & Setup 22 Oct 2009
Replies: 97
Views: 13,119
Posted By dnelms
I want to see someone who buys a brand new HDD...

I want to see someone who buys a brand new HDD and gets the upgrade disc to install to that, with no old OS present. Given all that has been written, I do no think it is possible, but it's what I'd...
Forum: Installation & Setup 22 Oct 2009
Replies: 24
Views: 5,437
Posted By dnelms
OK, quick question based on this. If I install a...

OK, quick question based on this. If I install a clean formatted new HDD in the computer. Computer running Vista selects G as the next drive letter for it. I then install Win 7 upgrade to that disk...
Forum: Media Center 08 Jun 2009
Replies: 2
Views: 1,647
Posted By dnelms
This is an extra work computer that has been used...

This is an extra work computer that has been used for CAD. Using it to test Windows 7.
Pentium D 2.8 Ghz, 3 GB memory

Video card is Radeon X300 SE

It was a clean install both for beta and RC...
Forum: Media Center 05 Jun 2009
Replies: 2
Views: 1,647
Posted By dnelms
Trouble with VOB playback in RC, not in beta?

Win7 beta in media center played VOB files flawslessly. Once I installed Win7 RC, I get jumpy and freezing play on about 75% of what I try to play. Those same files will play with no problem in Media...
Forum: Network & Sharing 04 Feb 2009
Replies: 4
Views: 3,147
Posted By dnelms
Thanks, but after double checking the security...

Thanks, but after double checking the security tab and settings on each one, all are still inaccessible.

EDIT: Just noticed something. 3 of the 4 drives are all NTFS file system, while the K...
Forum: Network & Sharing 04 Feb 2009
Replies: 4
Views: 3,147
Posted By dnelms
Strange Network Shares Problem

3 computers... 1 with Windows 7, 2 others with Vista. On my main Vista machine I have drives F, G, I and K shared. I can see and connect to each share on my Vista laptop. But the Windows 7 machine...
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