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Windows 7: Win 2000 To Win 7 Sharing?

04 Jan 2010   #1
michilson

Win 2000 & Win 7
 
 
Win 2000 To Win 7 Sharing?

Hi guys.

I am looking for a hand with a Network Sharing Issue.

I just got a Laptop with Win 7 I need to get to files on a Partion of my hard drive on a Win 2000 SP4 machine.

I have a Linksys network system and i can see the Win 2000 Machine on my Laptop but it will not connect.

Keeps promting me for a password

I think i am set up as the Admin on both machines (Win 7 is new to me) and dont have alot of seat time with this yet.

Is there a way to transfer files between them. or should i just use a pen drive?

I will need to transfer large amounts of data between the too machines and having the sharing setup is prefered!

Thanks Guys!
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04 Jan 2010   #2
WalkerA WinTeam

Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit) *** Windows XP SP3 (32-bit), OSX 10.6
 
 

Hi michilson,

This tutorial
from microsoft should get you started, but come on back if you have difficulty setting up the network! Good luck :)

Cheers,

Walker
Windows Outreach Team
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