Successful Sharing involves some general consideration in Network settings,
As well as specific adjustment of each computer according to what it is
allowed to be shared.
Vista File and Printer Sharing-
Windows XP File Sharing -
Printer Sharing XP -
Windows Native Firewall setting for Sharing XP -
Windows XP patch for Sharing with Vista -
"sldortu" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
>I have been struggling for 2 days. I have set up a workgroup. Desktop 1
> hardwired and desktop 2 is wireless. I can see icons for both desktops in
> the workgroup but desktop 1 does not allow me to access desktop 2.
> desktop 2 allows me to open and view desktop 1.
> I have read different threads and have gone through:
> disabled firewall temporarily;no success
> changed restrictanonymous to 0 on both; no success
> went to windows update and downloaded a patch for windows xp server....on
> desktop 2; no success.
> I am assuming that the problem is with desktop 2 since it is an access
> PLEASE HELP!
> Thanks in advance....