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  Windows 7 and XP: no workgroup connection 
 
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Juan Pena Nov 11, 2009, 03:38pm EST Report Abuse
Hello all:

I have two computers at home: one with XP and another with 7, both with all drivers, all working fully.... well,except they cannot connect with each other.

That is, they see each other but when I try to access b from a, or the other way around, i get the typical message that I do not have permission to access... Both hds are shared as is the printer.

When the W7 computer had xp installed, I had no problem accessing each other's resources.

Any help here? I guess W7 has some other setting I do not know about. Do you?

Thanks in advance,


Asus M2N-SLI
Amd Athlon 64 X2 @3200
2 x 2gb DDR 800 dual channel
40 gb ide , 500 gb sata
DVD +/-RW
CD-RW
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Chris M Nov 13, 2009, 12:52pm EST Report Abuse
>> Re: Windows 7 and XP: no workgroup connection
Have you checked the permissions? I don't think Windows allows anonymous access by default.

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