How to access homegroup on Windows 7

  1. Posts : 14
    Windows 7 - 64 bit

    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:
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  2. Posts : 2,167
    Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit

    This tutorial should help.
    Homegroup - Add Computer or Join

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