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Vista: Impossible to access - Not able to find the network p

Postby chicagotech » Mon Sep 24, 2007 5:18 pm

Do a simple test, if you turn off the firewall on both computers, can you ping each otehr by IP?

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"Edo" <Edo> wrote in message news:4C8E3524-1D6A-41FC-9908-92264EBDFA76@microsoft.com...
> I've run the xp home network wizard and configured Vista's settings as the
> how-to says.
>
> This is the error I get when I try to access the vista pc from xp (I'll
> translate it in english):
>
> "Impossible to access \\COMPUTERNAME. The user could not have enough rights
> to use this net resource. Not able to find the network path."
>
>
> And when I access the xp comp from vista i get this error:
>
> "Impossible to access \\COMPUTERNAME - A network component doesn't work
> properly. A Layered Service Provider isn't up-to-date."
>
> And below I have the option to "delete the component that doesn't work
> properly"
>
>
> What sould I do??
>
>
> "Mick Murphy" wrote:
>
>> You complicate things. Run the XP home network setup wizard to share files
>> and printer.
>> You have already been advised what to do about Vista'a settings.
>>
>> http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/libr ... 27037.aspx
>>
>> "Edo" wrote:
>>
>> > Hi,
>> >
>> >
>> > I've asked a question recently about configuring an ad hoc network.
>> > Unfortunately I couldn't solve the problem.
>> >
>> > So I've tried another solution: instead of an ad hoc network, a simple
>> > wireless network with a router, a desktop with windows xp professional and a
>> > notebook with vista home premium. I want the pcs to share folders and to
>> > access the internet.
>> >
>> > After trying many suggestions I've read in internet, I could manage to have
>> > the two pcs view each other. But when I try to access them,I get an error
>> > telling me I can't access the other pc.
>> >
>> > These are the solutions I've already tried, without any success: disable the
>> > firewalls (all of them); setting the same account with same password on both
>> > pcs; set an IP adress for both pcs (192.168.2.3 and 192.168.2.4 ,
>> > 255.255.255.0 as a subnet mask for both, 192.168.2.1 as gateway for both and
>> > 192.168.2.1 as DNS for both); disable the dhcp server on the router; share
>> > some folders on the two pcs.
>> >
>> > That's all I've tried so far. Could anyone suggest me a possible solution?
>> >
>> > Thank you very much
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