How to access homegroup on Windows 7


  1. Posts : 14
    Windows 7 - 64 bit
       #1

    How to access homegroup on Windows 7


    Hi. Please could someone walk me through how to access the network homegroup from another computer.

    The name of the homegroup is the default WORKGROUP
    I input the name and the password on the other computer. Nothing. Cannot connect.

    I have googled, and searched this forum, and come up with nothing that works.

    I have gone to the Network and sharing centre and set the 'Turn on password protected sharing' to off on the instructions of some post. And back on. Makes no difference.

    I am using ubuntu and I am following these instructions precisely:
    HTML Code:
    https://www.liberiangeek.net/2013/04/how-to-access-windows-network-shares-in-ubuntu-13-04-raring-ringtail/
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  2. Posts : 2,167
    Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
       #2

    This tutorial should help.
    Homegroup - Add Computer or Join

    John
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