win xp cannot see win 7 on network places

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    Win 7 RTM 7600 Ultimate 64-bit

    I've been posting this a lot lately... with the RTM release lots of people must be installing Win 7. :)

    This is the process I use and have no problems networking my XP and Win 7 computers at home:

    The key is in the latter part of the method where you adjust the permissions on the folders to allow "Everyone" access to the files.
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    Windows 7

    Symantec Endpoint

    I have searched for a solution to our particular problem. My problem matched exactly with the original post.

    For me I started trying things seemingly completely illogical.

    It turned out in my case Symantec Endpoint was causing the problem. I did not have the firewall portion even installed, AND even disabeled every aspect of the Endpoint software, but still was unable to connect to my Win7 shares from WinXP/Vista.

    Once I uninstalled Endpoint, my shares instantly started working.

    Hope that helps someone out there.
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    Window 7 can not see XP


    I have a different problem. Now My window 7 can not see my window xp but My XP can see one of my window 7 drive. The workgroup name should not be a problem, because it is already the same and works fine until few days ago.

    Please inform me if anything I do wrong.

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