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Forum: Network & Sharing 11 Nov 2011
Replies: 1
Views: 932
Posted By Anthony2816
Hmm...tried changing the drive letter of the...

Hmm...tried changing the drive letter of the offending drive, and resharing it...still couldn't write to it over the network. Then tried changing it back to "D", reshared it in an identical fashion,...
Forum: Network & Sharing 11 Nov 2011
Replies: 1
Views: 932
Posted By Anthony2816
Can't access only one networked drive out of four.

I have two W7-64 computers on ethernet. The other computer has four physical hard drives, one partition each, C, D, E & F, all shared, and with "Everyone" given full access on the Security settings....
Forum: Network & Sharing 18 Oct 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 2,133
Posted By Anthony2816
Thanks for all the help.

Thanks for all the help.
Forum: Network & Sharing 17 Oct 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 2,133
Posted By Anthony2816
It looks like both computers belong to a...

It looks like both computers belong to a homegroup, so I should "leave" them?

I was able to access her C: drive by going into the security settings and again giving "Everyone" full access,...
Forum: Network & Sharing 16 Oct 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 2,133
Posted By Anthony2816
Homegroup, no. I've done my best to ignore that....

Homegroup, no. I've done my best to ignore that. Workgroup, yes, default name. Same computer names and passwords.
Forum: Network & Sharing 16 Oct 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 2,133
Posted By Anthony2816
Can't access other home computers' drives since W7 reinstall.

I recently did a complete reinstall of Windows 7 64-bit on my desktop computer, and now I can't access shared drives on my wife's W7 computer (home ethernet network).

I was able to install and use...
Forum: Network & Sharing 05 Oct 2010
Replies: 7
Views: 3,066
Posted By Anthony2816
johnmarkcausin...

johnmarkcausin (http://www.sevenforums.com/member.php?u=107535), thanks, but I'm not interested in upgrading the hardware on this aging laptop. The only reason I'm still using this laptop is because...
Forum: Network & Sharing 04 Oct 2010
Replies: 7
Views: 3,066
Posted By Anthony2816
Maybe because I plug in the ethernet cable before...

Maybe because I plug in the ethernet cable before turning on the computer?
Forum: Network & Sharing 04 Oct 2010
Replies: 7
Views: 3,066
Posted By Anthony2816
Wireless vs Cat5 ethernet

When I bring my laptop home, I plug in a Cat5 cable and boot it up. Windows 7 then hooks up to my router with both the cable and via wireless. When I then transfer files from it, they transfer at the...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 26 Dec 2009
Replies: 1
Views: 1,381
Posted By Anthony2816
I tried seven old wired ethernet PCI cards, two...

I tried seven old wired ethernet PCI cards, two old wireless PCI cards, and one old USB wireless adapter under Windows 7 64, and couldn't get any of them to work.

But I've had success with these...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 22 Dec 2009
Replies: 38
Views: 50,941
Posted By Anthony2816
Chev65 and Jimbo, thank you, thank you, thank...

Chev65 and Jimbo, thank you, thank you, thank you! That worked great.

Why the heck this undocumented bit of convolution is necessary I can't begin to guess, but I'm glad this part of adapting to...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 21 Dec 2009
Replies: 38
Views: 50,941
Posted By Anthony2816
Well, it's their "universal" driver......

Well, it's their "universal" driver... :D
Forum: Hardware & Devices 21 Dec 2009
Replies: 38
Views: 50,941
Posted By Anthony2816
MagicK, I just tried to download the file from...

MagicK, I just tried to download the file from that link you gave me, and again got a "No such file or directory" error.

I'll try calling HP tomorrow to see if there's some way to get it.

(I...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 21 Dec 2009
Replies: 38
Views: 50,941
Posted By Anthony2816
Bump?

Bump?
Forum: Hardware & Devices 19 Dec 2009
Replies: 38
Views: 50,941
Posted By Anthony2816
Sorry, MagicK; I didn't ignore you, but forgot to...

Sorry, MagicK; I didn't ignore you, but forgot to reply.

I've tried to get Vista drivers (both 32 and 64 bit) from HP.com, but when I select those OSs all they offer for my Color Laserjet 2550L...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 19 Dec 2009
Replies: 7
Views: 7,356
Posted By Anthony2816
I'm not familiar with video splitters, but I've...

I'm not familiar with video splitters, but I've got four monitors hooked up (two on a PCI-E card; two on a PCI card), and Windows 7 64-bit handled them just fine.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 19 Dec 2009
Replies: 38
Views: 50,941
Posted By Anthony2816
Here you go, Aem. This is with the printer...

Here you go, Aem. This is with the printer attached to the XP 32-bit machine, trying to install it over the network on the W7 64-bit machine. The last two shots show the loop I get stuck in. After...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 18 Dec 2009
Replies: 38
Views: 50,941
Posted By Anthony2816
I just read in a Windows 7 book that if you run...

I just read in a Windows 7 book that if you run into "The server for <printer> does not have the correct printer driver installed", which is what I keep getting, that you should choose an HP 2880...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 17 Dec 2009
Replies: 38
Views: 50,941
Posted By Anthony2816
Correct, it finds the printer over the network...

Correct, it finds the printer over the network just fine, but I get the "Windows cannot locate a suitable driver" error when I try to install it over the network.

Same error in both directions....
Forum: Hardware & Devices 17 Dec 2009
Replies: 38
Views: 50,941
Posted By Anthony2816
No, when I try to install it over the network on...

No, when I try to install it over the network on the W7 machine I get the same ""Windows cannot locate a suitable driver." message.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 17 Dec 2009
Replies: 38
Views: 50,941
Posted By Anthony2816
Right now I have the printer attached to the Win...

Right now I have the printer attached to the Win 7 machine, and I have the XP 32-bit drivers on a temp folder on the XP-32 machine. When I try to install the printer on the XP machine, it says it...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 17 Dec 2009
Replies: 38
Views: 50,941
Posted By Anthony2816
Yes, I've tried the universal driver, but still...

Yes, I've tried the universal driver, but still get that "Windows cannot locate a suitable driver." message.

Have also tried talking to HP tech support, but their Indians offered no help.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 17 Dec 2009
Replies: 38
Views: 50,941
Posted By Anthony2816
But I have the appropriate drivers. If I plug the...

But I have the appropriate drivers. If I plug the printer into a USB port on the Windows 7 64-bit computer, it functions fine. If I plug the printer into a USB port on the Windows XP 32-bit computer,...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 17 Dec 2009
Replies: 38
Views: 50,941
Posted By Anthony2816
I don't have any problem seeing the printer on...

I don't have any problem seeing the printer on the other machine. The problem is with the last line of your post: When I click on the printer I want to install over the network, it tells me that it...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 16 Dec 2009
Replies: 38
Views: 50,941
Posted By Anthony2816
How to install printer over network?

I have two computers, one with Windows 7 64-bit, and one with XP 32-bit.

If I plug my HP Color Laserjet 2550L into either computer, it works fine from that computer. But if I go to the other...
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