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Peer to Peer network dropping connectivity

Discussion in 'Networking' started by LWPeterson, Jul 3, 2018.

  1. LWPeterson

    LWPeterson Thread Starter

    Nov 26, 2012
    We have a 6 workstation peer to peer network, mixture of win7 and win10. We use a shared folder to aggregate artwork, accessible to all the workstations. We recently built a new computer to house the shared folder, installed win10 and moved all the data, reinstalled all the software that workstation needs(CorelDraw and proprietary plug ins).

    Main Issue.
    Periodically the other workstations lose the connection to the main shared folder. Could this be a Windows issue?

    Another side issue is the simple file explorer setting change, it happened again overnight last night. Possible a Windows update side effect?

    Can someone point me to a path to resolve the network connectivity disruptions?

    Thank you in advance.

    Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version
    OS Version: Microsoft Windows 10 Pro, 64 bit
    Processor: AMD Ryzen 7 1800X Eight-Core Processor, AMD64 Family 23 Model 1 Stepping 1
    Processor Count: 16
    RAM: 16304 Mb
    Graphics Card: AMD Radeon (TM) R7 360 Series, -2048 Mb
    Hard Drives: C: 232 GB (186 GB Free); D: 1862 GB (1569 GB Free);
    Antivirus: Windows Defender, Enabled and Updated
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