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Discussion in 'Networking' started by rgwelch002, Mar 30, 2008.

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  1. rgwelch002

    rgwelch002 Thread Starter

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    I have a networking peer-to peer system with Windows 2000 Professional system and is working find.I added a Win98 machine and when I go into Network Neighborhood and access another machine it give me the message "Enter Password" Resource: \Ronw/IP$. I can access the Win98 machine from the win 2000 machine and transfer files to the win98 machine but can"t fransfer from the win98 machine to the win2000 machine .Can you please tell me what I'm doing wrong . Thanks........
     
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    JohnWill Retired Moderator

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    Windows 2000 has user authentication for connections. If you create a user account on the 2K with the name and password used to login to the W98 machine, it should resolve the password prompt. Also, create a new share on the resources on the 2K machine, don't use the admin C$, D$, etc. shares.
     
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