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Windows 7: Can't access on shared network of xp from Windows 7

07 Jan 2014   #1
7Expert

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit
 
 
Can't access on shared network of xp from Windows 7

I have 2 windows xp 2 windows 7 pcs...
When I attempt from Win 7 installed pc to get on network shared folders and typed right username and correct password then it would'n work. Strange thing is that username, password was working fine on windows xp...
What is the solution?? guys


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07 Jan 2014   #2
lehnerus2000

W7 Ultimate SP1, LM18.3 MATE, W10 Home, #All 64 bit
 
 
IP Address

Can you connect by typing the IP address into the Address bar in Windows Explorer (e.g. \\192.168.xxx.xxx)?

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07 Jan 2014   #3
7Expert

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit
 
 

Yes sure.. I usually use ip address don't using Computer name.. When I typed Ip it prompt me username, password...
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09 Jan 2014   #4
chev65

Windows 7 Ult, Windows 8.1 Pro,
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by 7Expert View Post
I have 2 windows xp 2 windows 7 pcs...
When I attempt from Win 7 installed pc to get on network shared folders and typed right username and correct password then it would'n work. Strange thing is that username, password was working fine on windows xp...
What is the solution?? guys
So did you run the network set up wizard on the XP machines?

This is a basic required step with XP when trying to network with any Op system.

Follow the link for basic required set up between Windows 7 and XP.
Cant Access WIndows XP Machine form 7. Asks for a password [LAN]
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