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Windows 7: Guest Network Sharing

31 May 2009   #1

Windows 7 Beta Build 7100 x86
Guest Network Sharing

How can I enable Windows Network Sharing to allow guests to connect without entering a password?

Can I give guest read only rights while giving specific accounts read/write rights?

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17 Jul 2010   #2

Windows 7 64-bit
Same problem!

Hey, I have this same problem. Did you ever get a resolution?
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