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Windows 7: How to access homegroup on Windows 7

30 Jul 2016   #1

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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30 Jul 2016   #2

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit

This tutorial should help.
Homegroup - Add Computer or Join

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