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No file sharing after modem replacement

Q: No file sharing after modem replacement

I m a bit clueless when it comes to networking but here goes Up until a few weeks ago I modem No replacement after sharing file had a happy home network Was running my No file sharing after modem replacement trusty year old Motorola SurfBoard modem into a Linksys wireless router My tower and xbox were wired to the port on the back of the linksys while my laptop wii and ps were all wireless All had connectivity Tower and Laptop could talk to each other and could share files both ways between them then my modem bit the dust Enter the Motorola SBG Mom needed a router for her place and I needed a new modem so I killed birds with one stone and bought it Mom loves her new router and I well sorta like my Motorola Everything has connectivity but my laptop and tower will not talk to each other anymore xbox was also made wireless at this point When I m on my tower and I attempt to browse the quot Map Network Drive quot I can see both computers listed under my home network name When I attempt to click on the laptop to expand it to select the SharedDocs folder I get the following error message quot newlaptop is not accessible You might not have permission to use this network resource Contact the administrator of this server to find out if you have access permissions The network path was not found quot If I attempt the quot Map Network Drive quot from the laptop I get the same message with the exception of the error reflecting my tower name I hope it s something simple like the modem itself is blocking a port or something I ll mention what seems relevant from some other threads I ve tried to understand -both machines are running xp pro sp tower is my own build lappy is AlienWare Area -both machines have file sharing network sharing checked -encryption is set to WPA wireless card can handle it cable SBG gt wireless gt laptop xbox wii ps iphone Tower PC much thanks in advance for any assistance insight i may find nbsp

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A: No file sharing after modem replacement

see this thread, post #5

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/no-file-sharing-after-modem-replacement.154509/
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A:A file sharing question for guru's only: Can file sharing be temporarly disabled?

net stop server disables file/print sharing
net start server enables file/print sharing
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/a-file-sharing-question-for-gurus-only-can-file-sharing-be-temporarly-disabled.368680/
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A:Laptop modem replacement

Hi Roho,

Intergrated means its part of the motherboard. So you would then have to replace the entire motherboard. Its cheaper and easier to just buy a PCMCIA modem and disable the intergrated one.

Paul V
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/laptop-modem-replacement.140664/
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A:[SOLVED] modem replacement

What exactly is happening when trying to access the modem?

The modem would be visible from the rear of the computer, it probably has two telephone connectors, but if it's older, it could have one.

Touch the metal case to ground yourself....unplug everything from the back of the computer prior to opening it.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/solved-modem-replacement.67015/
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A:Intermittent VPN conection after modem replacement

Well, you can connect directly to the modem with one computer to test if the modem or Comcast are causing the issue, that will start to narrow it down. Hard to imagine this is the modem if you have normal Internet access, that modem is pretty dumb and doesn't care what kind of traffic goes through.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/intermittent-vpn-conection-after-modem-replacement.858419/
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A:[SOLVED] Can't change 'Advanced Sharing Settings' and file sharing isn't working

anybody?

http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f138/solved-cant-change-advanced-sharing-settings-and-file-sharing-isnt-working-618628.html
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A:Can't turn Network Discovery, File Sharing and Public Folder Sharing on

Make sure your network is designated home or work; NOT public.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/cant-turn-network-discovery-file-sharing-and-public-folder-sharing-on.896468/
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http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Wireless-and-Networking/802-11n-dual-band-modem-replacement-for-Ralink-RT5390R-802/td-p/5750954
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A:File sharing problems. Sharing tab missing globally.

Forgot to mention, I am running Windows XP Pro with Service pack 3 installed and all windows updates are up to date.

http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f10/file-sharing-problems-sharing-tab-missing-globally-365994.html
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A:New Bell 1000 wifi modem replacement, causes atapi 11 errors??

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A:HELP with Media Sharing & File /Printer Sharing !

ever thought of using remote access to log onto the tower for internet use and using the ps3 or xbox as storage givin that they a hard wired in yes i have used vista as a media/server as well and know that you cant connect remotly to vista from xp but there a tools tomake this able
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/help-with-media-sharing-file-printer-sharing.702788/
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A:File Sharing and Homegroup Sharing Problem

Hi chrisino, when you've read this link, post back.

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A:sharing modem with Mac and pc.

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/sharing-modem-with-mac-and-pc.910296/
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A:modem sharing

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/modem-sharing.48643/
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/modem-sharing.69720/
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/modem-sharing.125892/
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A:modem sharing

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/modem-sharing.150565/
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A:USB MODEM Sharing

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/usb-modem-sharing.858960/
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A:can I get infected sharing my modem

can I get infected just by letting her use my modem with her MAC address?
I must assume that you needed to change it back to your IP / Modem address, so this should negate the infections.
However you can be infected via Modems - Update your Antivirus and Antimalware programs and Re-scan just to be sure.

Are you having problems at all, or do you think that your system is now clean -

Thank You -

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A:sharing cable modem via switch,possible?

If you actually get three public IP addresses, then a switch will allow you to share the Internet. Note that if they're really public IP addresses, it's very likely that you will NOT be able to share files/printers between the machine. I know that when Comcast issues multiple public IP addresses, they're routinely not in the same subnet, so there will be no communication between the machines.

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/sharing-cable-modem-internet-with-nt-4-0.42767/
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A:USR 9108 modem/router & AOL BB sharing

It has been ages and I still haven't got any replies. Is there anybody that can help please? I am starting to regret trying to get USR and AOL to work together.....
Arabella :-(
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/usr-9108-modem-router-aol-bb-sharing.457595/
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Can you Share a modem in W2K/Pro.
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A:{Advice Offered} - MODEM/Sharing

Greetings

Yes. Go to the properties of your modem connection, and click on the Sharing tab.

I have not tested it so far, but my dad is planning to take his spare work PC home for my mom to use, and he is going to setup a small home network and will be using Win2K to share the modem, I will tell you how it goes.

If it does not go smoothly, you can always install a third-party modem sharing software, like aVirt Connection Suite.

Cheers

------------------
Reuel Miller
Windows NT Moderator (yes, that does make me biased )

[email protected]

Every morning is the dawn of a new error...
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/advice-offered-modem-sharing.28566/
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/modem-sharing-through-wireless-vista.600272/
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Hi Chacha,

Give this batch file a try. All text in red, you should adjust before running.


Code:
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(
echo.Username
echo.Password
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echo.bye
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A:{Advice Offered} - Cable modem sharing

You can do a search in this forum to find a lot of related posts. But, there are several programs out there for that. A popular one is www.wingate.net , though personally I use www.nat32.com to connect my computers to a single cable modem.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/advice-offered-cable-modem-sharing.28403/
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A:adsl modem/router vs. home lan (net sharing)

If you want all the machines to have internet access then you should just run your modem/router LAN uplink to your existing 5p switch. Make sure all your machines, and the router are on the same subnet.

It would be:

modem/router
|
|
Switch
| | | |
| | | |
machines

Does this help?
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/adsl-modem-router-vs-home-lan-net-sharing.23924/
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A:Windows 8.1 - Internet Connection Sharing - USB 3G Modem

Update

Following up on the idea that maybe the Firmware or Connection Manager software needed updating, I did some more searching in this regard. I didn't find any recently listed drivers for my modem but on searching for a Windows 8.1 version of Mobile Partner, Huawei's Connection Manager, I discovered the following page.

Mobile Partner Version 23.009.09.02.910 Released | HuaweiNews

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A:printer sharing/file sharing

You didn't say what operating system(s) you use, so I guess I get to choose.

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/printer-sharing-file-sharing.602819/
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A:Configuring 3G USB Modem and router for internet sharing and home networking.

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/configuring-3g-usb-modem-and-router-for-internet-sharing-and-home-networking.1085537/
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A:Replacement file

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A:cannot turn on File Discovery and File and Print Sharing

  
Quote: Originally Posted by provlima


I am trying to set up file sharing between my two pcs and am unable to access my laptop files from my desktop.



The problem I believe is that on the ?change sharing options for different network profiles? page (Control Panel>Network sharing)
I cannot turn on the Network discovery and File saring options.
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Any help with this frustrating problem greatly appreciated!


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Try to use System Restore to restore your PC to an earlier state (before you messed with "cache.db").

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here is a pic of what is coming up
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A:File Sharing Folder file recovery

From the help file:
"If your contact deletes a shared file, your local copy will be permanently deleted. However, if you delete a shared file, you can still recover it from the recycle bin. If you want to keep a file, copy it to a nonsharing folder."

So if you deleted it, it should be in the recycle bin as long as it hasn't been emptied. If the person who sent you the file deleted it, they should have it in their recycle bin.

HTH
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/file-sharing-folder-file-recovery.621712/
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Hi guys - here we go again.
I start by saying I've read the previous threads on this topic and haven't got anywhere.

I have 2 computers networked at home. Both 'puters run XP sp2. I want to share files between them. But I can't.

The server service won't start on either. Both say that the server files can't be found. All the dll files are present in system 32 . Start up set to automatic. Executable paths are correct (C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe -k netsvcs), Log on as local system account, dependency is ok with computer browser there.
Have done a windows file check and no problems.

Please help ??? This is driving me nuts (well more nuts). I am a computer idiot but try hard so please have mercy.

In return happy to answer any dental questions you may have (as that's all i got to give)

Cheers

tricka
 

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A:Where Can I get a replacement file for Windows Installer for XP Pro SP3?

I believe this is what you are looking for:  http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=8483

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/532290/where-can-i-get-a-replacement-file-for-windows-installer-for-xp-pro-sp3/
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/file-permission-or-file-sharing-help.695943/
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A:Replacement hard drive showing wrong capacity in File Explorer

This is normal after a cloning. The partition needs to be expanded. If you look in disk management is there a partition after your Windows C: partition? If there is then you will need to use a third party partition manager to first move the partition after C: and then expand C:. 
 
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Can you post a screenshot of Disk Management?

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A:File sharing- Help!!!

what the warning on it when you click to open the folders? access denied?

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In my flat we have a wireless network for sharing files and internet to everyone. But in my room i have a wired network to just share between my computers.
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Thanks
Allan
 

A:File Sharing

yes it can be done; I've got three systems and rent two rooms and provide Internet access to the roomies.
I fully share my three and block everything else with this technique;
you must control the ip address assignments;
I like mapping the trusted systems MAC addresses into predetermined ip addresses.
(you can also assign STATIC ip addresses, but still need [y] below)
This allows my systems to have ip addresses like 192.168.0.2, 0.3, 0.4;
[y] I then add (clone) 6 fake MAC addresses
(take any known MAC copy it and just modify the last XX settings)
to map ip assignments like 192.168.0.5, 0.6, 0.7, 0.8, 0.9, 0.10
[y] which creates a range of trusted ip addresses (used in the firewall rules)
of 192.168.0.1 ---> 192.168.0.10
you have to have a better firewall than the default windows version
(eg Comodo, SunBelt)
enable sharing as normal
allow port access for your trusted systems only
(add a rule Allow i/o tcp/udp ports 135-139,445,631 source and dest ip range 192.168.x.1 -- 192.168.x.10)
everything else will default to denied access
on [4] above, some firewalls have a means to define a trusted subnet which works well too.

monitor the firewall log for exceptions and you will see denied access entries for
192.168.x.11 and above.
 

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The computer I'm using that I'm trying to access from also has Vista. It's the one with the router. I have a notebook on the network, xp, which I can access just fine.

The "new" computer I can see the other two computers and access their files

Any suggestions? It's really important that I get this working for school work.
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Thanks

A:Please help with file sharing

Hi Karen,

Try this link:

File and Printer Sharing in Windows Vista

Sky

http://www.vistax64.com/network-sharing/243952-please-help-file-sharing.html
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Have a desktop WIN 7 and a Macbook running Win XP via Parallels.

XP on Mac can see drives folders and files on PC Win 7 OK!
PC Win 7 cannot see MAC XP drives, folders or files.

Have jumped thro all hoops and protocols to solve the network connection issue but have failed. I am probably too easily confused with the procedure to make this work.

Would appreciate some help or illustration of steps to take. Thanks

A:File sharing XP & Win 7

Parallels is tricky to access from outside of the Mac it is installed on. Mainly because it's OS that its running is virtual and all data is stored on the Mac's hard drive, which is a different file structure from Windows.

How much file sharing must be transferred?

It may be best to use a program like OneDrive and install that on both Windows OS to transfer files between Microsoft's cloud.

http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f217/file-sharing-xp-and-win-7-a-1015050.html
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The other Vista PC appears on the network map but the XP ones don't though I think there's an update for XP to fix that (?). In any event that's obviously not too big a problem seeing as I can access XP files.

I get the following error message:
Error code: 0x80070035
The network path was not found

and when I click diagnose I get:
[NAME] is not a valid host name

Dunno whether that all makes sense but any ideas?
 

A:File sharing

Turn off any firewalls for debugging. If the firewall is the problem, you'll have to configure it to allow access to "trusted zone" addresses. Note that some firewalls must be completely uninstalled to stop them from affecting your networking.

Start, Run, CMD to open a command prompt for the following commands.

PING each remote computer by IP address, and if successful, PING by name. Open a command prompt as described above and type.

PING <ip address>
or
PING <computer name>

Where:
<ip address> - is the x.x.x.x IP address
<computer name> - is the computer name

A failure to PING is almost always a firewall configuration issue. Any failure to PING needs to be corrected before you go any farther.

Note: You can obtain the IP address and computer name of a computer by opening a command prompt (DOS window) and typing IPCONFIG /ALL. This should work for any Windows version. The IPCONFIG /ALL display will provide a wealth of useful information for debugging your network connection.

Check your Services are Started on all PCs:

Computer Browser
DHCP Client
DNS Client
Network Location Awareness
Remote Procedure Call (RPC)
Server
TCP/IP Netbios helper
Workstation

Note: You can check the services in Control Panel, Administrative Tools, Services.

All computers should be in the same workgroup for computer browsing to function properly. File & Print Sharing has to be enabled on any computer you wish to share files or printers from. You also need to actually share the resource in question from My Computer, right click on the drive/printer/folder, and select sharing.

If you encounter difficulties accessing computers that are visible in Network Neighborhood, make sure the computer being accessed has an account with the same name/password as the system connecting to it uses to login.

While the default NetBIOS setting is correct for normal network configurations, it's possible for it to be altered, and it costs nothing to make sure it's correct. NETBIOS over TCP/IP must be enabled for normal network browsing.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/file-sharing.638657/
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A:File Sharing

Throwing the word "securely" kind of puts a level of complexity into your possible answers. You can enforce some sort of authentication to get/put files from/to a share, but creating the share in the first place introduces some level of security risk. What you might want to make sure of is that your network is secure. Is there wireless access to your network? Does it require any type of key/encryption to access it? Which kind? Are you broadcasting your SSID or doing any MAC filtering? What other users are on your network and what sorts of activities do they do on the computers?
 

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IS SO HOW??
IF NOT WHY?
 

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A:file sharing with W7 and XP

First, make sure your router is properly configured. In your ipconfig screenshot, I see the connections have DNS servers set to 192.168.2.1, and the secondary value is 192.168.1.1. That's not correct. Since both computers use 192.168.1.x, your DNS server needs to be 192.168.1.1, not 192.168.2.1. Also, make sure your router is set up for DHCP, and make sure your computers are also set up for DHCP and not static IPs.

Once you've fixed that, accomplish the following steps.

1. Uninstall any third party security/firewall applications (Norton, Mcafee, etc) from both computers. Reboot.
2. Install Microsoft Security Essentials on both computers. Reboot.
3. Enable the Windows firewall on both machines.
4. Verify both computers belong to the same workgroup. If they don't, put both computers in the same workgroup. Reboot.
5. Create identical users and passwords on both computers. For example, create user "Bob" with password "qazQAZ123" on both computers, and make both of them administrators. (They don't need admin access, but both users need to have the same type of access, ie power user, user, etc.) Reboot.

Once you've done those steps, see if you can access each computer.

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A:VPN File Sharing

I think I have solved it. Anyone out there reading this listen!!!! I think all you have to do is go to ipv6 properties and uncheck use default gateway on remote network. I just read this on the internet and it is the only reasonable answer I could find!

http://www.sevenforums.com/network-sharing/164040-vpn-file-sharing.html
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A:File Sharing between W7 & XP

This usually relates to a permissions issue. Try the tutorial in the link below for the win 7 machine.

http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials...ns.html?filter

For XP permissions it's in the link below.
Windows XP: Set permissions for folders and files

http://www.sevenforums.com/network-sharing/128080-file-sharing-between-w7-xp.html
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the laptop is connected wirelessly through a linksys wireless adapter.
both can access the internet fine.

i have tried to enable filesharing on both computer and according to each computer it was successful however when i look for the shared folders they do not show up.

the files and folders do not show up in the "shared documents folder".

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any and all help is appreciated

thank you for your time.

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I have shared the main C: completely on both PC's

I can change all the files from downstairs without a problem.

When I go upstairs I can see the C: on the PC downstairs but it says I don't have permission to view them. I can't find the permissions tab anywhere.

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A:File Sharing

Hi

Have you enabled Simple File Sharing in both systems?

Have a look and run through these points here to see if it helps: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/304040

If you allow yourself full read/write and share access to all drive from both computers, it should work.

http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f10/file-sharing-163387.html
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anyone ? :S

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A:File Sharing between 7 and XP

Hi daves1243, read this, Attachment 166900

http://www.sevenforums.com/network-sharing/177119-file-sharing-between-7-xp.html
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A:file sharing

You might want to look at this web site it has alot of helpful and useful information that help you accomplish what you are asking in terms of file sharing. http://www.ezlan.net/
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/file-sharing.356651/
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/please-help-me-set-up-file-sharing.487409/
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Hi Gang!

I just ordered a Dell laptop. It will be running XP home just like the desktop I already have. I want to set up a wireless network between the two machines. My question is this. If I want to share all files between both machines, do I need to install the basic program on both machines or will the laptop "read" both the programs and the associated files from the desktop. For example, do I need to install my Quicken program on the laptop inorder to work with the Quicken files located on my desktop? This will be my first networking attempt, so all help and advice will be greatly appreciated.

Thanks in advance!!!
 

A:File Sharing

Simply sharing the files needs no special setup outside of the networking basics. BUT in order to run the program from both machines, it needs to be installed on both machines because of the need for support files that are installed within the operating system on each machine.
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/file-sharing.12971/
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One extra point, I can ping the lap from the PC but not vice versa.