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Windows 7: A Cure To Windows !

04 Jan 2015   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
A Cure To Windows !

Hello people , I'm looking for some info and i though to ask here.
So the question is : What i need , how i will , to connect to computers to same network? A full tutorial video link will be a pleasure *_*
And something else, When i am trying to a computer to network it's asking for a name and password what is that? How i can setup my own ?

Thanks in advance, all answers are accepted.

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04 Jan 2015   #2

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-BIT

Try to link all of your computers in one network using Homegroup

Homegroup - Create

Homegroup - Add Computer or Join
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04 Jan 2015   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

Already done ,a window pops up when i press to enter that computer and asks for name and password, i try name : admin and pass :admin but nothing . Is there any way to setup it ?
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04 Jan 2015   #4
Yard Dog

Win 7 Home Premium SP1 32 bit

Internet Troubleshooting Guide
Welcome. do each step pls. post back when you get an error . with details pls. so we can proceed further. thank you.
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04 Jan 2015   #5

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

So, i want to setup a connection between my laptop and my desktop computer. I found a tutorial in youtube saying how i can do that , so i follow that . I did these stes:
a) Find IP
b) Enable desktop's to accept connections
Worked actually these steps but i get this

I don't know what to put there .
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04 Jan 2015   #6

Windows 7 Pro

I doubt many of us speak Greek, can you translate what the popup is asking for?

The best way to do it is to join both computers to the same Homegroup.

1. Make sure that the network is set to "Home" at both computers (not Work or Public).
2. On one of them create a homegroup, write the password down.
3. Join the other computer to the homegroup, use the same password.

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04 Jan 2015   #7

W10 Pro desktop, W10 laptop, W10 laptop, W10 Pro tablet (all 64-bit)

Are both computers running at least Win 7? A Homegroup can only be setup with Win 7 or Win 8 computers. In other words, XP or Vista computers cannot join a Homegroup.

Greek or not, the popup is asking for a userid and password. If the computer you are trying to connect to is a Win 8 computer using a MS account, try entering the MS account credentials.

Have you Shared any folders on either computer?
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04 Jan 2015   #8

windows 7 ultimate x64

Pardon me for butting in, but the popup asking for id and password you get when you are in windows explorer / network / computer name and click on the hard drive letter of that computer. see image
A Cure To Windows !-capture1.jpg

If you want to get to the other computer you need to go to windows explorer/ home group and click on the computer name there. It then will bring up the libraries. See image
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To setup the homrgroup, go to control panel and click on homegroup and follow the directions.
Once it is set up, you can find out the password by clicking on “ view or print homegroup password” .then go to the other computer and join the homegroup and put in the password you got from the first computer. See image.
A Cure To Windows !-capture3.jpg

Hope this helped


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04 Jan 2015   #9

Windows 7 Pro

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by terry1996 View Post
I don't know what to put there .
Did you try putting the user name and password of the "greek" computer account in the popup?

Keep in mind that your user name is not necessary the same as what's displayed at logon.

Go Control Panel > Administrative Tools > Computer Management > Users

make sure you are using "Name" rather than "Full Name" when logging on remotely.
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04 Jan 2015   #10

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

Hello again mates. Let me give you some more info

Both computers running Windows 7 Ultimate x64 . Both computers have shared folders to the hole network not in the homegroup . Both computers using a printer from network .

And i don't have a password to add in the box because i never used a password in my computer. Is this logic guys? Since microsoft windows have their own program to connect to computer to local network i wont use another program ...

I will test it again in a few hours with homegroup and i will give a feedback.

And something else i wanna share my hard drive in network , i went to properties then share blah blah blah did it fine ,but when i am going to another computer and trying to enter that hard drive gives me an error >.< Picture will come in some hours . Thanks a lot people!!
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