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Where do I find this information? August 14, 2009 Craig Well, this is half of a good tutorial but you never covered setting permissions on the XP machine so that the Windows 7 machine can access the Mike - you may need to do the "add printer" steps and check you have the software for the printer installed on your XP machine. Even though I have followed these instructions I still can’t get them to see the shares, if I boot into XP (Dual boot machine) then no problem. check over here

apached says: 7 years ago Worked 1st time. I'm trying to remotely print to it from my new HP Win 7 laptop and it fails. Please help. They are connected to the same switch.

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Double-click on the computer name and you should see your shared printer in the list. Love it when that happens. So i download the driver from the net, go into the setup and turns out that the printer doesn't have a port cause it can't connect and therefore can't install the

For example, this is not the best place to use text-messaging style abbreviations. XP desktop with an HP printer attached (32 bit / x86 / i386) 3. For a non-techie, this is just what I needed. Windows Xp Cannot Access Windows 7 Share old one says: 7 years ago Hi.

thanks alot man. Network Windows 7 And Xp Computers Together August 31, 2009 Tej Thanks a lot..you solved my 4 hours problem September 21, 2009 Belen I have a very weird problem. Otherwise, there might be a problem with your network. Get More Info Click on “Change advanced sharing settings” 15.

So what you should do 1) Make shore you have SP3, if not then install it 2) Run the network wizard after install Ofcourse it my not help you, but its How To Share Printer In Windows Xp To Windows 7 64 Bit first of all, when i go to the PC that has windows 7, and i go to " view network printer and devices " , i don't see my computer there( Gerard Gagne says: 6 years ago It doesn’t work with mine. December 12, 2009 B It worked thanks December 12, 2009 Leonid A lot of thanks!

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May 21, 2009 Jeff spot on. http://www.instructables.com/id/Share-Files-Between-Windows-7-and-Windows-XP/ When I do the "add a printer" process, it sees the printer via the wireless network. Sharing Between Windows 7 And Windows Xp WHY CANT WINDOWS 7 SHARE DRIVES??? How To Connect Windows Xp To Windows 7 Via Lan udaya kumar 58.214 weergaven 6:45 Windows XP - Internet Connection Sharing - Duur: 4:06.

If you are trying to share any other drive or directory you are still out of luck. check my blog It keep saying it could not find the driver. Like you said, selecting "local printer" when you know it's a printer on a networked system is indeed counter-intuitive. Nik says: 5 years ago Had similar problem. Connect Xp To Windows 7 Homegroup

leeuwtjex says: 6 years ago Thank for your help Aseem! Spike says: 7 years ago I can't connect to an HP Deskjet 3740 on from my Win 7 laptop to my win XP desktop. permissions,security,everything!!! http://2theprinter.com/windows-7/ssd-with-new-win7.php glire says: January 16, 2012 at 06:50 We need sharing files the other way: From Win7 host, how to access files on the virtual XP mode drive C: ?

Comments are closed. Connect Windows 7 To Xp Workgroup I have my printer set up on my windows 7 pc. PLURKY24 says: 5 years ago been searching for this for a week already.Works great!Thanks!

add new port on local port, in enter a new port type: \\name of your xp computer\printer share name.

i succeeded in sharing my printer from windows xp to windows 7 !! When I had an XP desktop I had no trouble setting up my XP laptop to access my printers Some comments indicate they worked on the problem for several hours. Thanks a lot! How To Share A Folder In Windows Xp In Network says: 5 years ago Oh…and then plug printer back up to xp computer and start with the directions…I also had to use \\192.168.1.2\printername….where the ip address is address of xp computer…would

I entered what I thought it was. Still having problems with browsing and I think it is because 7 insists on loggin in on the wrong domain and I know XP will not allow that..sigh..does MS ever test About a week ago I suddenly could only print one page at a time from WIN7 but I could access the shared drive. http://2theprinter.com/windows-7/sharing-in-windows-7.php Then, I got an error like "cannot find printer." Then, again, I did all the other steps but still: "Cannot find networkpad." Could you please help me?

Many Thanks! After installing SP3 or when you do a fresh install of XP SP3, even > > though the protocol won't self install you can install it youself by > > first It looks like a navy version of Royale? To learn how to share files in Windows 7, check out our guides on this subject: Share Libraries or Folders Using the Sharing Wizard and Share Libraries or Folders Using Advanced

Open “Network Setup Wizard” icon 4. but I did not set any password on xp machine. You might not have permission to use this network resource. You must love it.

Thats good information you have shared actually this is needed information as of now because windows XP is in end of days and obviously people must

My XP machine is not showing up in this list at all. September 29, 2009 ScubaPete Thanks man. If it asks you, “Are you sure you want to turn on file and printer sharing?”, select “yes” 12. January 9, 2010 Skarr ARG! :) I followed this set up, I got the win 7 machine to see my XP machine.

I am attempting to link my Dell Latitude D800 Laptop running Windows 7 operating system. As suggested, I updated the Win7 driver. But how would you access a printer connected to a xp machine from windows 7?