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Once I changed the time I was able to connect with no problems. Thanks in advance for any help you can offer with this oneÖ Regards, Rob Remove Advertisements Sponsored Links TechSupportForum.com Advertisement 05-16-2009, 11:36 AM #2 johnwill Microsoft MVP I wonder ... hope tht works.. have a peek at this web-site

The wired pcs could see each other but not the laptop and the laptop could not see the wired pcs. This is why we do the log in test.-> Have you done the log in as "somebody" test? Rob, thanx. Sometimes the network map will draw, but it will show my computer in the lower left hand of the map and not "placeable" on the map.

Windows 7 Cannot Access Network Share

I turned off the Windows firewall on 7 and no luck. Manju says: 7 years ago I have D-link 300 wireless router, which is connected to two systems without cable….. I went through all of the various suggestions given in these posts for username/passwd for a remote mount without success. The workgroup name cannot use the following characters: /\ [ ] " : ; | + = , ? * _ (caret, square brackets, quotation marks, colon, semicolon, pipe, less-than, greater-than,

Yesterday, for some reason*, the Vista and Win7 computers didn't show all the other computers and devices.The other devices could be accessed via a \\computername. Set the firewall to allow networking. (sorry, but as there are dozens of firewalls and versions of each I ask you to figure this out.)3. Enable network discovery The new pc must have a description as well as a name. Windows 7 Shared Folder You Do Not Have Permission To Access NB: I haven't tinkered wiht any account anywhere, but my file & printer sharing ceased to work overnight anyway Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Accounts is simple.

it will prompt a message box that you are welcoming to that workgroup. Thursday, May 21, 2009 7:39 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote I don't know if this will help. Rundavo Monday, December 20, 2010 11:15 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote I am having a similar issue. I connected my PC to my router with the ethernet cable and was able to see my laptop but it said that my accesst was restricsted.

Edited by Radovan Dobric Friday, May 20, 2011 10:04 AM edit a typo Friday, May 20, 2011 10:03 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Still not work for Can't See Other Computers On Network Windows 7 In the right pane, enable the following policies: Network access: Allow anonymous SID/name translation Network access: Let Everyone permissions apply to anonymous users Also please disable the following policies. Here's how I fixed it. Double-click on the enable_w7_access_xp_share.reg file and merge it into the registry.

Not Able To Access Shared Folder In Windows 7

Monday, May 28, 2012 8:41 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Big_nk you are a goooddd , I have been troubleshooting thiss for a few hours and http://www.sevenforums.com/network-sharing/199933-problem-accessing-computers-workgroup.html open network and sharing center2.open change advanced sharing center3.check under  home or network properties, if you have turned on network discovery and file and printer sharing 4. Windows 7 Cannot Access Network Share BUT. Windows Cannot Access Network Share You Do Not Have Permission Once I changed the time I was able to connect with no problems.

This works Change Regional settings Date Time & seconds to be the same as the Y2K server and all networking works perfect now. Create a file with NOTEPAD containing the following lines and save it as FIX.REG You should have 3 boxes on the bottom in NOTEPAD. 1)Filename : fix.reg 2)Save as type: all or Donate to help keep the site up! ati bsod? Workgroup Is Not Accessible. You Might Not Have Permission To Use This Network Resource

Switch between Static and DHCP IP address Another way to try and solve this issue is to switch the computer over to a static IP address and then switch it back Rick. if appears off again find on win7 help which services must be started for network discovery. (start those services) Network discovery requires that the DNS Client, Function Discovery Resource Publication, SSDP Discovery, http://cestudios.net/windows-7/network-printer-not-working-with-windows-7.html This should hopefully fix any problems you are having with not being able to browse computers on your network.

I have windows 7 Professional, trying to connect to a computer with Vista Home Premium SP1. Can't Access Network Drive Windows 7 If I do this via the Internet Explorer window and the double backslash command, the new window lists the shared folders on the machine requested, but ONLY the folder on the Is there anyone here with a working network in which you can see the other computers.

My problem is little bit different.

I tried entering secpol.msc and gpedit.msc and there are no matches. I have re-installed Windows XP Pro five times of the past week without seeing any changes. I hope this is helpful to someone out there. Workgroup Is Not Accessible Windows Xp Esp.

Since having all the systems sleep and only wake up for backups and maintenance, it's been more problematic. Now... Sign in to add this to Watch Later Add to Loading playlists... http://cestudios.net/windows-7/network-share-not-working-through-windows-7-home-premium.html If so, uninstall it via 'appwiz.cpl', 'Uninstall an Update' (you can search for the specific kbxxxxx in the upper right) * disable IPv6 globally, either manually as per http://blog.tiensivu.com/aaron/archives/824-Vista-If-you-really-want-to-disable-IPv6,-you-can..html

Finally, realized that I forgot to turn off (the laughably useless) "User Account Control;" as soon as I did that and rebooted, I could connect to shares normally. Herbie643 says: 6 years ago I had a LinkSys router, not wireless. In the Advanced sharing settings page of Network and sharing center, you need to have it set as Work/Home profile. or Donate to help keep the site up!

I have written and published 7 books, most of them about Microsoft products and technologies. Also, please be aware that some of our pages might have a different copyright noted, that applies to them. beacause either their antivirus s/w blocks this feature..or people have no idea regarding network profile.... Any help would be appreciated.

Trying to connect by names, even when creating a purely Windows 7 Homegroup, still fails miserably.  Network discovery is on and is finding the PCs, just can't connect.  So it appears I have the same problem with Windows 7. I spent hours to solve this problem until I read this helpful answer. I followed your tutorial but I still cannot see the other PC.

Proffitt Forum moderator / June 7, 2009 11:58 AM PDT In reply to: In sequence Pinging localhost removed a few items.That net view failure is the best clue. But this stupid problem made me so upset that i had to contribute after figuring out how to get it to work. I enabled the 40 or 56 bit encrytion just in case since we have some older puters on the network. My laptops both appear in my network on my windoes 7 computer, and i can access their files.

Thanks. All three machines can print over the network. Whenever a user tries to view a shared folder from a computer by navigating through My Network Places/ Entire Network/ Microsoft Windows Network/ Domain Name the user can only see 13 THAT'S ALL THERE IS TO IT!