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Windows 7: Windows cannot connect \\DISKSTATION

27 Sep 2009   #1
Boris

W7 64b - Leopard 10.6.2 - Ubuntu 10.10 (MBP Snow Leopard 10.6.3)
 
 
Windows cannot connect \\DISKSTATION

Hi all,

I just bought a NAS (Synology DS 209).

Got i working fine on Vista, but on Windows 7 (RC7100) i get the following error message when I double click on the device in the network or when I try to map a network folder:

Windows cannot connect \\DISKSTATION

Any tips?

(Have no problem in connecting via web in W7)


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27 Sep 2009   #2
TGSoldier

 
 

Xp and Win 7? Win 7 and Win 7?
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27 Sep 2009   #3
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

boris

homegroup, or workgroup? could you tell us more about your network setup?

ken
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27 Sep 2009   #4
Boris

W7 64b - Leopard 10.6.2 - Ubuntu 10.10 (MBP Snow Leopard 10.6.3)
 
 

Quote:
Xp and Win 7? Win 7 and Win 7?
Sorry, what do you mean?

I am trying to connect to the NAS device...


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boris

homegroup, or workgroup? could you tell us more about your network setup?

ken
Again sorry, i am a total network newbie...

I have not set a homegroup. I am trying to connect via the network part of the windows explorer, but before i can setup a shared folder I get the above error...
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29 Sep 2009   #5
Boris

W7 64b - Leopard 10.6.2 - Ubuntu 10.10 (MBP Snow Leopard 10.6.3)
 
 

As I cannot find anything on google and in vista all is working ok, i consider this and bug in 7100 and wait for my official copy of windows 7...
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