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Shared Networking not connecting

Discussion in 'Networking' started by Vincentbell, Aug 14, 2019.

  1. Vincentbell

    Vincentbell Thread Starter

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    We recently updated to windows 7 on the main computer. We can connect to internet but we can not shared our network PC and files can not open. how do we connect to network ? already tried Device manager and updating still does not work
     
  2. Fireflycph

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    You'll have to enable advanced sharing on the Win7 machine. Disable password protected sharing. Also make sure the other machines are using the same login name as the one you use on the Win7.
     
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