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Thursday, May 21, 2009 7:39 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote I don't know if this will help. It's setup for the same workgroup as all the other non win7 computers and nas boxes. I cannot see any computers in My Network Places (including mine which has the direct internet connection). When I kept trying things and tried to change workgroup names on the XP machines and told them I was on a business workgroup, each machine took my previous WG2 and
But this stupid problem made me so upset that i had to contribute after figuring out how to get it to work. I give this user full control. I believe it may have been from a recent Microsoft security update?? I hope this helps although I apologize for not supplying the exact Windows dialogue boxes.
Can't See Other Computers On Network Windows 10
Logon failure: user account restriction. it did not give an explanation why. Under the Computer name/domain name and workgroup settings there was the: computer name: xxxxxxxxxxx full computer name: xxxxxxxxxxx computer description: xxxxxxxxx workgroup: ?????????
Opens in a rapid fashion and all is well. Can't See Other Computers On Network Windows 7 The format of the LMHOST file is typically IP address, system name and the extension #PRE. a network adaptor that works in both xp and vista. Tuesday, May 19, 2009 9:27 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote For some strange reason it is working now, spent hours trying last night.
Thanks! Why Can't I See Other Computers On My Network Windows 10 At the prompt, type IPCONFIG and press Enter. Go to the other PC or PC's - those without the wired printer connection, and from which you want to print remotely - and change the Workgroup name to whatever the I can't.Perhaps this would be a good time for a Microsoft staffer, who must be monitoring these Release Candidate forums, to get one of the programmers to offer a solution.
Can't See Other Computers On Network Windows 7
Disable IPv6. http://www.eightforums.com/network-sharing/22511-all-computers-same-network-each-cant-see-others.html All are connected to a 2wire 1000SW gateway/router through a net gear network switch. Can't See Other Computers On Network Windows 10 My XP and Vista systems can see/access the new Windows 7, but not the other way around. Workgroup Computers Not Showing In Windows 7 Syd36 says: 7 years ago Hi Aseem I have 2 pc's running XP SP2 I have done all this step by step however I can not see my own pc (A)
I've tried everything I can think of to fix this problem short of sacrificing a virgin and other esoteric troubleshooting techniques. I can even map workgroup shares as network drives that way.Inevitably the other workgroup computers still can't see the windows 7 shared folders. (they can see there is a computer of Installed Comodo Firewall, no luck. I followed your tutorial but I still cannot see the other PC. Can't See Other Computers On Network Windows 8
certain adaptors work with certain operating systems and I seem to be missing the one that lets xp talk to vista. UPDATE: The delete IPv6 didn't solve the problem which came back on a later reboot. Calder Munroe says: 5 years ago There is a Microsoft fix it tool to fix this issue Go to this website to run it. Go figure!
That makes for a happy wife and a happy wife makes for a happy hubby. Can't See Other Computers On Network Windows Xp I added a computer description, clicked OK - then refreshed the Network folder and Wah-Lah! The McAfee on the Vista machine has been blocking the IP address.
Yes I have just been fighting the same problem.
On my other XP desktop, I installed IPV6 support and also dropped the McAfee firewall. From this article, I eventually realised that the workstation had no shared resources on it, no printer, no partitions or folders. THTS ALL....SO FAR WE HAVE CREATED AND CONFIGURED WORKGROUP! View Workgroup Computers Windows 7 Thanks.
Solution remove XP SP3 >>> install XP SP2 and - it works - you can see printers PCs etc Report VistaUser- Apr 20, 2009 03:27AM Wow - good suggestion, let's all Make sure it isn't disabled, if it is set it on automatic and then hit "start" and then you should see that computer on the network. I read through some of the comments there and even tried ipconfig/release /renew, but that didnt help either... Next, click on "workgroup" at the bottom.
Changed type Arthur XieMicrosoft contingent staff, Moderator Friday, March 20, 2009 8:59 AM Wednesday, March 18, 2009 8:17 PM Reply | Quote Answers 3 Sign in to vote Hi, I suggest You guys were all very helpful and got my network up an drunning as opposed to those nimrods at ATT or GeekSquad who wanted me to pay for something they install Report zoolio- Nov 15, 2009 07:39PM Thank you for your answer this fixed all my network problems! yethu says: 5 years ago I have four computers in my house.
No reboot. If you have a newer router, some of them automatically enable their own firewalls! Report Mark on the Pacific- Apr 18, 2014 11:51AM Maxcat - the REGEDIT32 fix WORKS GREAT! Mike Monday, January 25, 2010 3:01 AM Reply | Quote 2 Sign in to vote Hey all!
Step #3: once all the network system are configured to same network profile then gotocontrol panel -> Network and Internet ->Networking and sharing ->Change advanced Interestingly, although I was unable to see XP files on on my Win7 computer, I was able to see Win7 files on the XP machine. Near the bottom of the window, you should see the workgroup name which is probably "WORKGROUP" instead of "MSHOME". To resolve this issue, follow these steps: Click Start, click Run, type regedit, and then click OK.
I cannot understand why this is such a difficult task to get Homegroup to work. My situation was I trying to fix two xp computers so they could see eachother on a home network.