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Edited by hamluis, 10 August 2013 - 11:15 AM. I even > unchecked the "local area connection" to unprotect it from the firewall. > (Even though the firewall is off). > > What would keep vista from responding to pings? Forum New Posts FAQ Calendar Community Member List Forum Actions Mark Forums Read Quick Links Today's Posts Tutorials Advanced Search Forum Vista Newsgroup Archive Vista Newsgroups Vista networking & sharing Cannot Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. Check This Out
Near the bottom of the window, you should see the workgroup name which is probably "WORKGROUP" instead of "MSHOME". Fixed! When that dialog came up, I selected the text on the upper left to "Turn Windows Firewall On or Off"; the Windows Firewall was turned on, so I selected off and Open a command window and type ipconfig/all the hit enter. http://www.somelifeblog.com/2010/01/fixed-cant-ping-vista-windows-7-machine.html
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I checked this and it looked OK. On my other XP desktop, I installed IPV6 support and also dropped the McAfee firewall. Hopefully I will get a chance soon. The moral of this long winded story is:Don't give up and don't trust any software to uninstall itself properly, especially virus protection/firewall software that puts out tenticles into all areas of
I had turned off the wireless but that IP was still assigned to the computer name. Doh! No fear, all you need to do is select "This account", enter LOCAL SERVICE and in the Password and Confirm Password boxes just enter the password as the user you are Cannot Ping Computer On Same Network Interestingly, I now dual-boot the XP desktop with Windows 7 RC, thinking that would resolve my issue with Vista printing to that machine.
CONTRIBUTE TO OUR LEGAL DEFENSE All unused funds will be donated to the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF). all of the computers on the network (as far as I can tell) are members of the Workgroup HOMEGROUP (all caps to avoid possible problems). Once I connect my laptops to the router over wifi, I am able... https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/steverowe/2007/08/17/xp-machine-cant-see-vista-computer-solution/ I mean, what the heck is that!?
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A shame there's no way to get Vista to self-fix. http://www.techzonez.com/forums/showthread.php/29209-Can-t-PING-Vista-PC-but-it-can-see-other-PCs-on-network But Vista could not see it thanks to Norton firewall. Cannot Ping Windows 7 Computer On Network Report cybercipolla- Apr 25, 2013 07:54PM GENIUS!!!! Windows 7 Not Pinging Other Computers If the Vista users here wake up...you may get some answers to your queries.
Share Flag This conversation is currently closed to new comments. 7 total posts (Page 1 of 1) + Follow this Discussion · | Thread display: Collapse - | Expand + http://fortecrm.net/cannot-ping/cannot-ping-vista-machine.html Restart the vista machine and you're done. Thanks for all your help too! It dutifully did what it was meant to do and removed numerous McAfee components (that I thought would have been removed when I did the original uninstall). Unable To Ping Windows 7
Thanks a million! Report spykerhond- Feb 20, 2010 10:47AM how do you mean dont support xp sp3 ? For example, on the laptop when I click on Network, all I see is the Mac. this contact form Sorry, for any necro threads, but this helped 5 years later.
Did you ever get it resolved? I followed the instructions in the original post, except that Windows firewall wouldn't start up (previously didn't start up). Immediately from my Windows 2008 Server, and Apple Mac OS X (Snow Leopard) installation, Windows Vista / Windows 7 was again pingable.At this point, despite my hatred for the Windows Firewall
On the 7 machine, please go to: Network and sharing center --> Change adapter settings --> Double click network connection icon --> Double click TCP/IPv4 --> Advanced...
As in 1. It has fixed ip.. The same usernames have been set up on both computers, though with different permissions. (Admin on one is regular user on the other.) Routing and Remote Access service is running on This morning it took me about ten minutes to make the changes, do the rebooting, and print out a test page on each machine.
Reply charlalittlejohn says: August 23, 2007 at 1:09 pm Had the same problem also and so I played with the program and found out you just need to add the IP I does make a different if the workgroup is in UPPERCASE just make sure they are all the same. The Vista machine can access the XP machines (using a variety of methods), but the XP machines cannot... navigate here If not, rename all to the same and reboot all.
Hope this helps. :) 1 2 3 Next Ask a question Members get more answers than anonymous users. So naturally that is your problem. Microsoft wants everybody to upgrade all pc to their new sparkling vista, why use the old ones when there is something "superior"?.. 0Votes Share Flag Collapse - Home Networking - Can't