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Q: viewing files on network computers

i recently networked my computers (home and work)using tcp/ip protocol. i tried to connect my home computer to work computer; i got connected - the little icon connection shows connected. my question is "how can i view my work computer files? so i can access them. thanks

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A: viewing files on network computers

What OS are you using and did you set up as a PPTP? How far away are the computers? Same building or different city???

[This message has been edited by Doolies (edited 11-22-2000).]

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/viewing-files-on-network-computers.29452/
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Thanks in advance.
 

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A:Viewing which computers are connected on my wireless network

A free program like Angry IP Scanner can give you a list of connected computers for a given block of IP addresses. It does not separate wired vs. wireless connections.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/viewing-which-computers-are-connected-on-my-wireless-network.621246/
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Hi am having problem sharing files and veiwing my workgroup computers. pls help
 

A:sharing files and viewing workgroup computers

More info please.  The more info we have the easier it is to help.

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/532658/sharing-files-and-viewing-workgroup-computers/
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and one laptop running XP plugged into my TV in another room which i browse the net on via WiFi

(there is no phone line in the living room)

So, is it possible to remotely connect to media on the desktop PC using the laptop?

I want to access the files i have on the desktop and play them on the laptop in the living room

Ive heard of homegroup for win7 but the laptop has XP,

Hope someone can help!

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However this ony happens one way. When I view or open files on my desktop pc from the laptop I don't get this problem. Thing is I don't know what's causing it or which machine is at fault but I suspect it's the desktop pc because I'm also getting long delays when opening Internet Explorer window and the Network Icon in the system tray is showing no activity for about 20 seconds.

Can anyone shed a bit of light on this for me?
 

A:PC Freezes when viewing/copying network files

Fix for slow network browsing, Stop Browsing Scheduled Tasks.
Hold the Windows key and press R, then type regedit in the text box and click the OK button.

Once the Registry Editor has loaded, expand the HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE key.
Next, expand Software and Microsoft, then Windows and expand that as well.

You will want to be editing the main system files, so expand CurrentVersion, then Explorer key.

Next, you will want to modify the remote computer settings, so expand the RemoteComputer key and then expand the NameSpace key to show all of the features that are enabled when you browse to a remote computer.

In the NameSpace folder you will find two entries. One is "{2227A280-3AEA-1069-A2DE-08002B30309D}" which tells Explorer to show printers shared on the remote machine. The other, "{D6277990-4C6A-11CF-8D87-00AA0060F5BF}," tells Explorer to show remote scheduled tasks. This is the one that you should delete. This will prevent the system from browsing the scheduled tasks on the remote computer which seems to take forever for some strange reason.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/pc-freezes-when-viewing-copying-network-files.692150/
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A:How to Allow Computers on Network to edit/add files to each other?

Open up the properties dialog on the drive you are sharing, Go to the sharing tab, click to open Advanced Sharing, Tick share this folder, Click to open Permissions, Tick Full Control, Click apply, Click Ok, Click Ok, Click Close.

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A:Sharing files between two computers on a network?

Nevermind! It was because Windows Firewall was somehow "On" on my laptop!
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/sharing-files-between-two-computers-on-a-network.694054/
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It reads as though it does:






Quote:
The Windows 7 Offline Files feature allows you to keep on your computer, copies of files normally stored on the network. When you select a network file or folder to make available offline, Windows automatically creates a copy of that file or folder on your computer.
Anytime you reconnect to that network folder, Windows syncs the files with those in the network folder. You can also sync them manually at any time.


So my question is: If you put the exact same files on two network computers with Offline Files turned on, will they sync when you open a file? Or does one have to be a file server for it to work?

A:Does Offline Files sync between network computers?

Hello Greg,

In this case with 3 networked computers, the two separate network computers (ex: A & B) would only sync with the source network computer (ex: C) of the offline files, and not each other directly. They (A & B) would evently be synced though since the are both syncing with C.

Sync Offline Files

Hope this helps some.

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A:can't access shared files on server from network computers

Hello bighaz,

Are you running a Domain Controller(DC) for your domain? If not, go to 1, if you are go to 2.

1)
If you are not running a domain controller then the user credentials will not be present on every machine thus the error. If all users access the same files then you could create a single generic account on the file server and the users will need to use these credentials to access it. If the users need restricted access to certain files and folders you would need to create multiple accounts on the file server.
Once done ensure that all machines are in the same 'workgroup' default name is WORKGROUP and you should then be able to have access.

2)
If you are running a DC you will need to ensure that all machines are members of the domain and that they know of the IP address of the DC(this will either be set by DHCP if you are running a DHCP server or if all machines have static IP's this will need to be set on each machine. You will then need to add the user accounts to the ACL for the file share they require access to. Remember you may need to add the user to both the share permissions and NTFS permissions.

If the above is still not working can you please confirm that you can ping the file server and also see if you can access file shares on any of the other PC's.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/cant-access-shared-files-on-server-from-network-computers.991581/
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A:one computer on network cant access other computers shared files

Have you tried Right clicking on the file in question or drive (C:\ i'm guessing) select 'Sharing and Security' ,and check the box in the sharing tab that says, 'Share this folder on the network'? Hope that made sense?

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A:Files on network computers visible ONLY if accessed via IP address

Hi pikalax,

From the computer that you're trying to access using it's computer name rather than it's IP Address, try the following:

Turn off Password Protected Sharing.
Disable Password Protected Sharing — MAXIMUMpcguides – Windows 7 tips, tricks, help, and how-to guides

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Now, try it again if you can accessing again by typing in the Computer Name from another Computer of course.

Alternatively, it's also easier to map a network drive and create a shortcut on the computer's Desktop. You may do this by using either the Computer Name or IP Address.

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A:Sharing Files between 2 computers on a network if one is in sleep mode

Not as far as I know, both computers must be turned on to be used, as being in sleep mode means that the computer don't respond to any commands other than to wake it.
An alternative would be to setup and use WakeOnLan feature, so that you can turn on computers remotely.

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A:Problems viewing pcs on network

Does your company have an IT department? If so, have they reviewed any of the tutorials on how to configure Windows 7 to network with older operating systems?

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A:WEP network security key changes when viewing

wasn't set properly re run configuration to set your actual key if not anyone can connect

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A:Viewing Network Map to ID Hackers

I now have identified 5 of 7, with this Verizon Security Suite Multi Device Powered  by McAfee,
in the program Network Map, . . I marked the un-identified ones as Intruders, 
 
What happens now ?

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/552087/viewing-network-map-to-id-hackers/
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A:This is an Odd one: Anti network viewing

Getting access to the TCP/network traffic is one thing but seeing the screen and
controlling/watching the mouse is another. Yes there are programs like this but
the better ones cooperate with the user, not fight or 'spy upon' him/her.

Techspot does not condon or support these activities while your teacher has the
need and authority to perform as he/she wishes.
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/this-is-an-odd-one-anti-network-viewing.89380/
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A:network viewing problem

Try this and see if it works. How can I share any files on my network ?
Also, try this, run command prompt in admin mode,
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http://www.tenforums.com/network-sharing/36953-network-viewing-problem.html
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A:Viewing Network Items

You can log into the Linksys, and look at the DHCP logs. It will show you all of the active DHCP Leases. It won't show up any static IPs. You can try something like "[email protected] Network Monitor". I googled it, and it looks like it will scan you LAN for nodes.

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/viewing-network-items.491493/
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A:Unknown Network Device in CP\View Network Computers, Dev.

Do you have a Kindle?  This (KFARWI) looks to be an Amazon Android device - of which the Kindle is the most common device (IMO).
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http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/579758/unknown-network-device-in-cpview-network-computers-dev/
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A:viewing my files

Hi Graeak,

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A:Viewing WMF files

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/viewing-wmf-files.54657/
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A:Viewing Mac Files

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http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/1462/viewing-mac-files/
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A:viewing tif files

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/viewing-tif-files.706933/
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/viewing-pdf-files-in-ie.278735/
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A:Help viewing files

When you get the view you like open my computer
then click on tools at the top (between favorites and help)
click folder optons
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click on the apply to all button
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http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/264428/help-viewing-files/
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A:Viewing Files

Not sure what you mean, Phil.
 
Explorer view is always an option for viewing files, if that's what you mean.
 
http://www.pcsnippets.com/tutorials/how-to-change-the-windows-explorer-view-in-windows-7/7
 
Louis

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/496829/viewing-files/
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A:all three computers have a virus that has made user files and believe its running system files

 Attach.txt   11.66KB
  0 downloadsHeres the DDS logs for my newer desktop which also has a 64bit windows os before going on this computer I shut off network discovery on the sharing options hoping the other computers wont have access to this one..DDS (Ver_2011-08-26.01) - NTFSAMD64 Internet Explorer: 9.0.8112.16421 BrowserJavaVersion: 10.3.1Run by vaughn at 19:16:29 on 2012-04-15Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 6.1.7601.1.1252.1.1033.18.6143.4933 [GMT -4:00].AV: McAfee Anti-Virus and Anti-Spyware *Enabled/Updated* {86355677-4064-3EA7-ABB3-1B136EB04637}SP: Windows Defender *Disabled/Updated* {D68DDC3A-831F-4fae-9E44-DA132C1ACF46}SP: McAfee Anti-Virus and Anti-Spyware *Enabled/Updated* {3D54B793-665E-3129-9103-206115370C8A}FW: McAfee Firewall *Enabled* {BE0ED752-0A0B-3FFF-80EC-B2269063014C}.============== Running Processes ===============.C:\Windows\system32\wininit.exeC:\Windows\system32\lsm.exeC:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k DcomLaunchC:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k RPCSSC:\Windows\System32\svchost.exe -k NetworkServicec:\Program Files (x86)\AMD\AMD Fusion Utility for Desktops\FusionSVC.exeC:\Windows\system32\atiesrxx.exeC:\Windows\System32\svchost.exe -k LocalServiceNetworkRestrictedC:\Windows\System32\svchost.exe -k LocalSystemNetworkRestrictedC:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k netsvcsC:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k LocalServiceC:\Windows\system32\atieclxx.exeC:\Windows\System32\spoolsv.exeC:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k LocalServiceNoNetworkC:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\ARM\1.0\armsvc.exeC:\Program Files\ATI Technologies\ATI.ACE\Fuel\Fuel.Service.exeC:\Program Files (x86)\AMD\RAIDXpert\bin\RAIDXpertService.exeC:\Program Files (x86)\AMD\RAIDXpert\bin\RAIDXpert.exeC:\Windows\system32\conhost.exeC:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k LocalServiceAndNoImpersonationC:\Program Files\Common Files\McAfee\McSvcHost\McSvHost.exeC:\Windows\system32\mfevtps.exeC:\Program Files (x86)\Dell\Dell Datasafe Online\NOBuAgent.exeC:\Windows\system32\rundll32.exeC:\Windows\system32\rundll32.exeC:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\PC Tools\sMonitor\StartManSvc.exeC:\Windows\SysWOW64\rundll32.exeC:\Windows\SysWOW64\PnkBstrA.exeC:\Program Files (x86)\Dell DataSafe Local Backup\sftservice.EXEC:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Windows Live\WLIDSVC.EXEC:\Program Files\Common Files\McAfee\SystemCore\mfefire.exeC:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Windows Live\WLIDSvcM.exeC:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k NetworkServiceNetworkRestrictedC:\Windows\system32\taskhost.exeC:\Windows\system32\Dwm.exeC:\Windows\Explorer.EXEC:\Program Files (x86)\Dell DataSafe Local Backup\Components\Scheduler\STService.exeC:\Program Files (x86)\Dell DataSafe Local Backup\TOASTER.EXEC:\Program Files (x86)\Dell DataSafe Local Backup\Components\DSUpdate\DSUpd.exeC:\Program Files\Realtek\Audio\HDA\RAVCpl64.exeC:\WINDOWS\System32\rundll32.exeC:\WINDOWS\System32\rundll32.exeC:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Office\Office14\ONENOTEM.EXEC:\Program Files (x86)\Multimedia Card Reader(9106)\ShwiconXP9106.exeC:\Program Files (x86)\ATI Technologies\ATI.ACE\Core-Static\MOM.exeC:\Program Files\mcafee.com\ag... Read more

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A:Viewing Microsoft windows network

Hi

when you connect via the wire, and via wireless is the ip address,subnet and default gateway in the same range ?
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/viewing-microsoft-windows-network.131090/
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A:Viewing devices on my wifi network

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A:Viewing Wireless Network connections

I have a menu in my router called 'Attacjed devices'. What router do you have?
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/viewing-wireless-network-connections.535901/
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A:Viewing JPEG's In Network Places...or not

Hi .

Well...I don't understand why a .jpeg or .jpg file...should be expected to open with IE, regardless of file location on a networked system.

I have a home network, I can view any file on my other system. If I open said file, the default program for opening it (assuming that my file settings are proper) will open it.

I don't believe that a graphics file of any sort...should have IE set as the default view/open choice. IE should be the choice for viewing .htm, etc. files...files which relate to Internet connection.

A graphics program of some kind should be the default program to view graphics images.

I guess that I don't understand what is going on with either system.

FWIW: I just connected to an .mpg file on my other system and double-clicked it. I was greeted with the "access denied" message indicating that I needed to designate a program to open said file. I selected WMP and the file opened, as it should have (WMP is my default program for viewing/opening .mpg files).

Louis

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/207720/viewing-jpegs-in-network-placesor-not/
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A:viewing JPEG files

You should start by telling us what program you are using to view the image, if the image is one online or after download and if you tried a system restore to a time before the problem yet.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/viewing-jpeg-files.516059/
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/viewing-with-adobe-8-pdf-files.592813/
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Sorry I would upload a screenshot but like a said it won't show the file to upload one.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/problem-viewing-files.1166797/
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They are corrupt probably due to not being fully recoverable. You could try running a different data recovery program to see if it has better luck, you could try Recuva or PhotoRec: http://www.cgsecurity.org/wiki/PhotoRec
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/viewing-undeleted-files.1051851/
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/viewing-invisble-files-on-a-cd.668722/
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How did you go about hiding these files/folders?

Louis

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/232871/viewing-of-hidden-files/
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http://www.vistax64.com/browsers-mail/165296-viewing-internet-files.html
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/viewing-opening-jpg-gif-files.271185/
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A:Resolved: Network Places - Can't see one of the computers on My Network

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/resolved-network-places-cant-see-one-of-the-computers-on-my-network.667264/
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/lose-internet-connection-when-viewing-network.886235/
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http://www.sevenforums.com/software/128986-any-good-software-viewing-cbr-cbz-files.html
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A:Blue screen when viewing mp4 files in WMP?

  
Quote: Originally Posted by frease


Hello, I'm new to this forum. My problem is whenever I want to view mp4 files in WMP, it freezes for a while then blue screen. I reinstalled Windows just now but the problem seems to occur again.

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http://www.sevenforums.com/bsod-help-support/199318-blue-screen-when-viewing-mp4-files-wmp.html
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foobar

A:BSOD viewing video files

Welcome aboard.

Code:
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* Bugcheck Analysis *
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Use !analyze -v to get detailed debugging information.

BugCheck 124, {0, 87555024, b2000040, 800}

Probably caused by : GenuineIntel

Followup: MachineOwner
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Follow the guide Stop 0x124 - what it means and what to try

At the same time, you have 36 programs in startup. Free up the startup.
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http://www.sevenforums.com/bsod-help-support/266235-bsod-viewing-video-files.html
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http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/72843/viewing-autocad-drawing-files/
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A:Problem viewing Mpeg files

You need to download is an mpeg encoder. Check out this site.

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/problem-viewing-mpeg-files.418191/
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A:Solved: problem viewing avi files.

i ended up using hp system recovery to reinstall all the defualt drivers and programs. that means i have to reinstall all my programs and get rid of all the crap they installed on my computer, but at least my video works again.
 

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Hi folks:

When I transferred files from my win98 and winXP machine to my new HP Vista x64, I have a folder that contains photo parades. The file extensions end with PhP or 4PP.

I have been unable to view these. Seems like there isn't an application on the new machine that will open the files in photo parade format.

Any ideas, help, suggestions.

Thanx

-frizz

A:Viewing Photo Parade files

Have you installed the Photo Parade application?

http://www.vistax64.com/software/163199-viewing-photo-parade-files.html