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Forum: Network & Sharing 28 Dec 2011
Replies: 0
Views: 708
Posted By BigSich
Network mapping issues

I recently discovered that for some unknown reason, the network map in our office is displaying differently than it did a few months ago. All that's changed is that I've added 2 new computers to the...
Forum: Network & Sharing 26 Nov 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 1,156
Posted By BigSich
the network maps are not completely blank. the xp...

the network maps are not completely blank. the xp computers can see each other (and themselves and the router), and the 7 computers can see each other (and themselves and the router) on the same side...
Forum: Network & Sharing 26 Nov 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 1,156
Posted By BigSich
No longer seeing XP computers on network

So, I know this topic has been covered many many times, but this is slightly different.

I had all the computers on the network, a mix of XP SP3, vista and 7 pro of the 32 and b4bit flavors...
Forum: Software 12 Oct 2010
Replies: 0
Views: 1,876
Posted By BigSich
Cannot install this VB5 application

I'm trying to install an old piece of software, and the installer tells me that I cannot install this VB5 application without the latest service pack. It installs fine in xp mode, problem is that the...
Forum: Network & Sharing 09 Sep 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 13,284
Posted By BigSich
If you could be a little more specific with what...

If you could be a little more specific with what types of problems you're having that would help. Also what is the network setup (is it a domain with ad, or is it just a workgroup).

At the office...
Forum: Network & Sharing 09 Sep 2010
Replies: 11
Views: 4,003
Posted By BigSich
Having never installed a printer in that...

Having never installed a printer in that direction, i.e. hosted on win7 machine connecting on XP, I'm not sure what options it gives when you're installing, but here are a couple other things to try....
Forum: Network & Sharing 08 Sep 2010
Replies: 11
Views: 4,003
Posted By BigSich
Hi, I actually just encountered a similar problem...

Hi, I actually just encountered a similar problem at my office where the computers running 7 Pro x64 all of a sudden couldn't print to the network printers anymore, after 2 weeks of printing fine. I...
Forum: Network & Sharing 03 Sep 2010
Replies: 5
Views: 5,858
Posted By BigSich
It's a kinda roundabout way, but you could use a...

It's a kinda roundabout way, but you could use a program like autohotkey to create a macro and then set it to run on startup. I've used the program to automate several tasks that i need to run at set...
Forum: Network & Sharing 03 Sep 2010
Replies: 0
Views: 1,166
Posted By BigSich
Wireless after sleep

I have a 7 Pro x64 on wireless set to automatically connect to the wireless network. When I boot the computer it works fine. However, when I come back from sleep it doesn't re-connect. I changed all...
Forum: Network & Sharing 03 Sep 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 939
Posted By BigSich
Also if you could post an ipconfig /all of when...

Also if you could post an ipconfig /all of when the computer says it's connected that would be helpful.
Forum: Network & Sharing 02 Sep 2010
Replies: 12
Views: 4,513
Posted By BigSich
Hey thanks for all the help. The router and his...

Hey thanks for all the help. The router and his computer were already set to use DHCP, changing the node is what fixed it. I'm not really familiar with nodes, all I knew is that the choices are...
Forum: Network & Sharing 02 Sep 2010
Replies: 12
Views: 4,513
Posted By BigSich
I have posted a screen shot of the working and...

I have posted a screen shot of the working and non working comptuers. Both on wireless, the working one using 7 Pro 64x with default settings except that I turned off IPv6. Maybe i need to change his...
Forum: General Discussion 01 Sep 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 1,480
Posted By BigSich
turns out i needed to adjust the bios settings as...

turns out i needed to adjust the bios settings as everything was turned off for wake ability. thanks for your help.
Forum: Network & Sharing 01 Sep 2010
Replies: 12
Views: 4,513
Posted By BigSich
I checked the time and date on his computer and...

I checked the time and date on his computer and they are synched with the rest of the network. Still no dice, the win 7 computers can see him and access his shares, and he can do the same with them....
Forum: General Discussion 30 Aug 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 1,480
Posted By BigSich
Wake from sleep issues

I have a computer running 7 Pro 64x that won't wake from sleep when the keyboard or mouse is pressed. I checked in device manager and both are selected to wake the computer and not allow it to power...
Forum: Network & Sharing 30 Aug 2010
Replies: 12
Views: 4,513
Posted By BigSich
Our consultant got back from the road today and I...

Our consultant got back from the road today and I tried the above suggestions, both the registry edit and gpedit on computers in the network. The first problem is that only XP pro has gpedit so I was...
Forum: Network & Sharing 20 Aug 2010
Replies: 12
Views: 4,513
Posted By BigSich
I will try your idea stuberB, unfortunately, he...

I will try your idea stuberB, unfortunately, he will be gone next week so I won't have an answer for awhile. Thanks for the help.
Forum: Network & Sharing 20 Aug 2010
Replies: 12
Views: 4,513
Posted By BigSich
I tried the regedit fix and so far it doesn't...

I tried the regedit fix and so far it doesn't seem to be working. I'm still left with his laptop seeing the other computers running 7 and Vista, but no XP or Windows Home Server.
Forum: Network & Sharing 19 Aug 2010
Replies: 12
Views: 4,513
Posted By BigSich
Connecting to workgroup with 7 Home

At our office we have mostly XP computers, with a Vista laptop, 3 7 Pro and a Windows Home Server. All the computers communicate fine, except the 7 Home laptop. It can only see the 7 Pro computers...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 26 Jul 2009
Replies: 3
Views: 1,671
Posted By BigSich
It is a laptop. However, I fixed the problem. For...

It is a laptop. However, I fixed the problem. For whatever reason windows update never downloaded the driver. And when I did it off the nVidia's website the first time and it told me that no device...
Forum: Graphic Cards 25 Jul 2009
Replies: 3
Views: 1,383
Posted By BigSich
Good news, I finally got it to work. Instead of...

Good news, I finally got it to work. Instead of downloading the large driver pack of nVidia webiste 186.18, I used the tool on the Latest nVidia Drivers post. Then I was able to select the correct...
Forum: Graphic Cards 24 Jul 2009
Replies: 3
Views: 1,383
Posted By BigSich
All the power is good and it's seated. I know...

All the power is good and it's seated. I know this b/c im doing a dual boot, and when I go back into Vista it shows up in device manager under display adapters. It displays Standard VGA Graphics...
Forum: Graphic Cards 23 Jul 2009
Replies: 3
Views: 1,383
Posted By BigSich
Card MIA

I installed the RC 64 bit with no problems onto my ASUS M50Vm with 4GB DDR2, 2.53 dual core, 320 GB HD, nVidia GeForce 9600 GS. However, it doesn't seem to think my graphics card exists. I tried to...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 23 Jul 2009
Replies: 3
Views: 1,671
Posted By BigSich
So no one has encountered this problem or has any...

So no one has encountered this problem or has any idea of where to start?
Forum: Hardware & Devices 22 Jul 2009
Replies: 3
Views: 1,671
Posted By BigSich
GeForce 9600 GS Missing

I installed the RC 64 bit with no problems onto my ASUS M50Vm with 4GB DDR2, 2.53 dual core, 320 GB HD, nVidia GeForce 9600 GS. However, it doesn't seem to think my graphics card exists. I tried to...
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