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Windows 7: Cant Access WIndows XP Machine form 7. Asks for a password [LAN]

05 Jan 2014   #21

Windows 7 Ult, Windows 8.1 Pro,

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Kari View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by chev65 View Post
Silly me, I figured that using the network set up wizard in XP was a given that everybody surely must know about by now?

I was trying to track down potential problems rather than pointing out something so glaringly obvious.

The part where it says "network set up wizard" should be a dead giveaway.
You are right, of course.

My point in posting the detailed instructions was "If everything else fails, try the most obvious and logical approach" :).
I'm wondering why people just don't just look up this basic information online where there are so many tutorials for this.

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05 Jan 2014   #22

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So true.
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 Cant Access WIndows XP Machine form 7. Asks for a password [LAN]

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