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Network connection problem

Discussion in 'Networking' started by stevecull, Jun 10, 2004.

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  1. stevecull

    stevecull Thread Starter

    Mar 24, 2004
    Help Please
    Got 1 Machine on a win2k pier to pier wired netowrk that will not allow other machines to connect to it , the machine hows up in network places and i can ping or search and connect to all other macines from it but it seems to have connectability in only one direction, can`t figure it out with my limited knowledge
  2. JohnWill

    JohnWill Retired Moderator

    Oct 19, 2002
    On the W2K machine, create a user account with the same name/password as the login of the machine that is attempting to connect to it. Obviously, you also have to have File and Print Sharing installed on the W2K machine, and share at least once resource (disk, folder, or printer).
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