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Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Having Same Problem (cont'd) by feverish30 / March 19, 2007 2:34 PM PDT In reply to: Having Same Problem Networking XP and Vista i was stuck for a copule of days but after going through your post, it only took me 2 minutes to fix the problem. Any thoughts? October 29, 2009 jorge5667 I'll try it this afternoon. have a peek here

You must make a folder on the hard drive and then share that. So i download the driver from the net, go into the setup and turns out that the printer doesn't have a port cause it can't connect and therefore can't install the i have a network set up and my old laptop could print over the network (wifi) but the new win 7 laptop sees the printer but cant connect or said it Bob says: 6 years ago Excellent article! http://www.sevenforums.com/network-sharing/95895-unable-share-lil-network-between-xp-2000-7-a.html

How To Share Printer In Windows Xp To Windows 7

thanks for the help Auntie says: 7 years ago OMG you are my HERO!! I followed that and its work good! Peter says: 7 years ago Thanks so much for the tips. After several frustrating hours trying to get a new windows 7 desktop to see a printer on my XP "main" puter, I was ready to take the new box back.

I know it's on a Network but hold your horses -- what we are actually doing is "Poodlefaking" the Windows 7 machine into thinking it's running the printer. 4) Create NEW This is regardless of application, and is not effected by the "mirror" setting on the preferences page. It tells me the folder I specified C:Windowssystem 32drivers does not contain a compatible driver. Networking Windows 7 And Xp At least now I can get something in the printer que but can't print anything.

So what you should do 1) Make shore you have SP3, if not then install it 2) Run the network wizard after install Ofcourse it my not help you, but its Network Windows 7 And Xp Computers Together All rights reserved. • Legal notices • Privacy policy • Resources • About • Contact • RSS • TechRepublic Search GO CXO Cloud Big Data Security Innovation More Software Data Centers And you never know why :D ) Moonarie says: 7 years ago When I go to sharing on My XP Pro I get the message, "Printer settings could not be saved. November 22, 2009 Deb I was trying to print wirh my printer hooked to xp from a computer running windows 7.

Here is what happened with me. How To Share A Printer In Windows 7 To Xp Mode by R. I have been working on this for two days. Helped me get my printer set up in no time. :) August 23, 2009 stadi YEAH*dancin'around*!!!

  • by heartcoresean / June 2, 2007 2:28 AM PDT In reply to: networking XP and Vista ok so i bought a Vista home laptop which is an ACER laptop.
  • Appreciate the tutorial.
  • I even restored an image of my hard drive from 5 months ago with no luck.
  • apparently premium isn't really so premium, I wan't to strangle somebody, I should have bought my wife a mac .....Does anyone know if microsoft will let you downtrade to XP ??
  • I still do not understand why I can see the shares but cannot access them.
  • I executed the .exe file.
  • I have no idea what would be causing that :| CaldrumrOct 23, 2011, 2:42 PM arael said: Not sure if the network type gets copied over between accounts, as I only
  • No DVD burner on my old laptop and too tedious via CD's.
  • Thanks a million!!!!!!!!

Network Windows 7 And Xp Computers Together

Our editors bring you complete coverage from the 2017 International CES, and scour the showroom floor for the hottest new tech gadgets around. http://helpdeskgeek.com/windows-7/xp-to-windows-7-printer-sharing/ Any ideas? How To Share Printer In Windows Xp To Windows 7 sngbird00 says: 6 years ago Thank you soooo much for this page and the cannot see other pcs in my network. How To Share Printer In Windows Xp To Windows 7 64 Bit Thus, Microsoft is not able to help you in this case.

I've been tearing my hair out the past few days tryna figure it out! http://aurdev.com/windows-7/unable-to-install-sp1.html Navigate to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Lsa.There will be a value called LmCompatibilityLevel. And I've just posted a snotty note on the Technet forums as well. Access is denied." I followed the above instructions and still cannot print (same error message). Share Printer Xp To Win7

That is my problem, the driver. To try to identify and resolve network problems, click diagnose." I have tried turning off the firewalls on both computersand nothing changes, I've done several tutorials and read several message boards Step 6:  Click Next and in the Port name box, type in the path to the shared printer. http://aurdev.com/windows-7/can-t-share-with-xp.html I don't recall ever finding the particular issue, but upgrading from the router/modem combo my cable company gave me to a real router fixed whatever issues I was having with this.

basically I have 3 pc's, but only XP and 2000 comunicate properly, 7 cannot access my 7 laptop and inverse, and only XP is able to access 7 shared stuff, but How To Share Printer In Windows Xp In Lan Both need to be selected for this to work well.The 'Public folder sharing' option is an interesting one. I am leaning toward hardware issues (Router or Laptop)....

JoAnne Jenkins says: January 13, 2016 at 7:30 pm Thanks - I was going a little crazy with this!

June 11, 2009 Jim S By the way, I didn't mention in my last post that the Windows Media Player in Windows 7 accesses and plays my media files on the This blazingly basic concept is buried in the 'Change advanced sharing settings' section found off the side panel of the Network and Sharing Center Control Panel.The best way to access this Thank you!!!! How To Connect Windows Xp To Windows 7 Via Lan I had a massive problem getting the following scenario to work: 1.

How can I solve that ? Win7 even offered the latest driver, and the test page printed fine. Thanks! this contact form Small wonder I'm still running a box with Win2k.

This worked great. I can now see my shared WIN 7 folder on my WIN XP boxes. Just EEE will not connect. and they brag about how easy it is to network the Windows 7 machines.

Why oh why do Microsoft make everything so bloody difficult..?? Please help. For the rest it looks like this would've fixed my problems. I can access all my windows 7 laptop data from widnows xp ; however I cannot access windows xp data from my windows 7 machine.

I have a W7 64-bit with Dell Photo AIO 944 printer connected (running in compatiility mode) and a WinXP 32-bit. SHOW ME NOW CNET © CBS Interactive Inc.  /  All Rights Reserved. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - VISTA LAN by jefflarson / May 18, 2008 5:28 AM PDT In reply to: Having Same Problem (cont'd) THE ONLY WAY I FOUND Damian says: November 3, 2015 at 4:42 pm Thaks/gracias!!

Dell Poweredge 2550 server running Windows Server 2003 32 bit Home built PC running Windows 7 64 bit If you need any hardware specs I can provide them. Thanks! It helps me connect my printer from Win7 to XP in no time. Not enough server storage is available to process this command.

There is one desktop, which has Windows XP Professional (we'll call this XPA, antivirus is MSE), connected to the router through an ethernet port, and three laptops, one with XP Media Redbellie says: 6 years ago I have spent more hours than I want to recall trying to do what I did here in less than 2 minutes thanks to Aseem's wonderfully