I have a wireless card on both computers. Helpful +11 Report Sevenslade Oct 10, 2009 06:26PM Thanks to all who replied on here. Troubleshooting is organized into two parts: Part 1, Verify computers on the network can “see” each other Don’t be concerned with access privilege errors when computer A tries to access computer Ping other computers on the network One other simple thing to do is to check whether you can even ping the other computers on the network. http://crudlet.org/access-shared/unable-to-browse-workgroup.html
The xp machine does not see any kind of network. Apr 29, 2008 #10 (You must log in or sign up to reply here.) Show Ignored Content Topic Status: Not open for further replies. No. The Norton 360 came on my machine.
Tweet Like Google+ Comments  catester says: 8 years ago This was a great check list. Something like this: In Windows 7 (to access XP) Open Windows Explorer (My Computer or similar) In the address bar type: COMPUTERNAMEDocuments In XP (to access Win7) Open Windows Explorer In I'm going to keep my fingers crossed and hope it lasts.Thanx for the advice, hope I haven't bored you too much. Unable To Access Shared Folder Please help!
Proffitt Forum moderator / June 7, 2009 7:04 AM PDT In reply to: Accounts There is the issue of the Master Browser which may not be on your machine. Cannot Access Shared Folder Windows 10 I had this problem a month ago & ended up creating a new workgroup which solved the issues until recently. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Test by Recoloniser / June 7, 2009 11:08 AM PDT In reply to: Sorry. http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_xp-networking/cant-access-workgroup-on-some-computers-running-xp/acebfba0-2250-e011-8dfc-68b599b31bf5 Apr 24, 2008 #4 LookinAround Ex Tech Spotter Posts: 6,491 +183 Yes, saying "all" was overkill BUT is important that at least the two firewalls on the computers you want
Then I clicked Internet and Network and finally on Inbound Events. Can't Access Shared Folder Windows 10 Apparently this is another change that WET made. He began blogging in 2007 and quit his job in 2010 to blog full-time. by R.
Check if firewall misconfigured / interfering with communication Firewall changes may take time before you see it have any impact on the Microsoft Windows Network. http://www.howtogeek.com/forum/topic/xp-cannot-find-workgroupnetwork-name Helpful +0 Report hempi23 Jul 11, 2009 01:07AM I have an Xp64 and couldn't see any computer on the network, even with firewall (ICS service) disabled. Windows Cannot Access Shared Folder Windows 7 B shows up in B's Network Places but A does not show up in either pc can you help? Windows Cannot Access Shared Drive This is done as follows: Start->Control Panel->Firewall->Advanced Tab->ICMP->Click Settings.
I really appreciate someone taking the time to put in a list of possible issues and how to implement solutions. news chua says: 7 years ago Hi I still unable to connect to my network. Any suggestions on how to run down the cause of this would be greatly appreciated. Curt says: 6 years ago I have carefully followed each step in this post, yet I still can not see my main computer from the other two computers on the network. Workgroup Is Not Accessible Windows Xp
Under NetBIOS setting, click Enable NetBIOS over TCP/IP, and then click OK two times. 8. two printers on win2000 machine, linksys router. TechSpot Account Sign up for free, it takes 30 seconds. have a peek at these guys Hope that helps someone out there.
Proffitt Forum moderator / June 7, 2009 11:58 AM PDT In reply to: In sequence Pinging localhost removed a few items.That net view failure is the best clue. Workgroup Is Not Accessible. You Might Not Have Permission To Use This Network Resource If a computer fails now, you have a firewall problem. I checked the workgroup name, and its ok, i also followed the guide at the helpdeskgeek.com that was provided, but it didnt solve the issue.
I am able to Ping from A to B and B to A but I can still not access either from either PC. Next to Workgroup, you will see the workgroup name. Running through your checklist, I discovered "Client for Microsoft Networks" was no longer checked. Windows Cannot Access Shared Folder Windows 10 Actually any expired protection software or damaged "stack" will provoke this error.
My XP machine sees Vista, but Vista won't see the XP. In ICMP Settings enable "Allow incoming echo request". There is a second issue about only one Master Browser among your computers but verifying below and then only starting the TWO in sequence (with others off) should spare you the http://crudlet.org/access-shared/unable-to-access-workgroup-xp.html a workgroup or a domain.
Report babznme- Mar 29, 2009 05:23PM Just me with an update, see my thread below for the answer. Like the orig poster, everything was fine then one day my win xp machines generated the error above. but that is one of the mysteries of Windows. Hope this helps got me unstuck!
You might not have permission The network browsing could be as simple as the MASTER BROWSER is not your machine and your account on the other PC has an expired password.It It appears it was multiple problems with multiple machines. When the firewalls are off, you want the outside world to stay outside.