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November 14, 2009 AmishCake I was having all the same troubles getting my XP machines connected to my new Windows 7 machine. However, when I try to actually send a print request to the printer I get an error message: "Spooler SubSystem App has encountered a problem and needs to close" The only I cannot seem to make the switch (XP to 7). johnte lex says: 7 years ago nice piece of work, this info solved my problem. http://esecurelive.com/windows-7/is-home-premium-much-better-than-basic.html

The XP computer's internet problem is not related the above. I went through the above instructions and solved my problem withing a few mintues!! Thanks. Makes it rough when the kids find something they want/need to print for school and have to go and change computers.

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Is there a secret society within Microsoft that will fix this for you if you bring large bags of dollars? Go to Control Panel > Security Center > Windows Firewall > General Tab. That I have not found on Dell or microsoft. thanks palmerr says: 7 years ago When I double click on my XP computer it asks me my my network user ID and Password.

Good luck. redbaron says: 7 years ago Many many many thanks! i had the same issues till i found i was jumping ahead of myself and over confident. Connect Xp To Windows 7 a million thanks!

Here you'll see the Workgroup name stipulated. Network Windows 7 And Xp Computers Together It claims that Windows 7 enables you to "view and connect to any available wireless network in as few as three clicks." I haven't done a complete count of the actual, The Laptop states "sent to printer" but it stays in the queue as an error. Windows cannot connect to the printer.

Ken January 6, 2010 Viktor hi, this tutorial is the best on the net, however i have one last problem with the printing. Connect Xp To Windows 7 Homegroup It just kept saying can't connect. Access is denied." Now, do I need to install the driver on the Windows 7 computer? sngbird00 says: 6 years ago Thank you soooo much for this page and the cannot see other pcs in my network.

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Thanks Menessis Back to top #6 Sneakycyber Sneakycyber Network Engineer BC Advisor 5,981 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Ohio Local time:12:14 AM Posted 01 December 2012 - 10:14 PM Sorry I will https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/477124/network-win7-and-xp/ Thank you so much. How To Share Files Between Windows 7 And Xp Register now Not a member yet? Networking Windows 7 And Xp You might not have permission to use this network.

Seung Suh says: 5 years ago Thank you very much. his comment is here On my XP machine, I went to "Network Connections", and clicked "New Connection Wizard". thanks GlennPL says: 5 years ago This worked great. Click on Advanced (box or tab) d. How To Connect Windows Xp To Windows 7 Via Lan

I really hope you can help me. Thank you! Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site. this contact form 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(

click Ok, Ok and come out of the security and sharing 3. How To Connect Windows Xp To Windows 7 Workgroup Thank you! Good Luck View all 15 comments Report Stressed- Dec 28, 2009 08:23PM Just want to say thanks, your advice got me running in 2 minutes after an hour of MS aggravation

Kristin says: 5 years ago Thank you so much for this.

By only disabling password protection on the win 7 machine, I could see the win 7shares from all xp machines. Dave A says: 6 years ago Just bought a Windows 7 laptop & I've been struggling to get this new machine connected to my home network consisting primarily of a desktop Now, I'm able to share my printers in the network with XPs and W7s. Windows Xp Cannot Access Windows 7 Share Any thoughts as to how I can get this to work again, short of uninstalling 7 and reloading Vista?

I can now print from my Windows 7 laptop again. Norton 360 users may also have to open ports 137-139 and 445 Windows File Sharing and Windows Directory Server respectively, as discussed for McAfee Security Center above. 9) Now we're getting Also see mpcrsc562 post #7 Same link. http://esecurelive.com/windows-7/internet-sharing-between-xp-7.html I have no issues accessing the shared folders (vista/xp) from win7 machines.

I would list it here, but we all have different printers. I've tried a few tweaks on my Windows 7 desktop and my Kubuntu 11.04 Linux-running laptop. Upon saving the setting, select the memory stick option. 14. November 27, 2009 fletch What about permissions on the xp box?

meball says: 5 years ago Fabulous, so simple after hours of trying Thanks:-) meskorm says: 5 years ago Thanks!! Once I found the printer I have from the list, I wasn't sure if I should do Have disk, or Update, or Next. However, when I try to install a network printer to my existing XP boxes this fails.