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Win 98 to Vista printer sharing

Postby chicagotech » Sat Dec 01, 2007 5:47 pm

Please check this link for printer troubleshooting.

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"George B" <ghbennett> wrote in message news:%23OAK%23sFNIHA.4272@TK2MSFTNGP05.phx.gbl...
> If you ever get this to work, I would be very interested in hearing about
> it. I was successful in getting past the password problem you have,
> essentially by following Robert L.'s advice, but ultimately found that every
> W98 print request would hang up the Vista machine with the printer.
>
> George B.
>
> "Robert L. (MS-MVP)" <noreply> wrote in message
> news:C2A84F68-6741-41A4-BF93-478F05A0CCA7@microsoft.com...
>> If you already assign everyone to the sharing printer and turn off
> password,
>> you may try to create the same username of Vista on win98. This post may
>> help too.
>>
>> Win 98 can't access the Vista ...I can now access my win98 pc from the
> vista
>> > I can now also see the vista pc on the win98 network neighbourhood. But
>>
>> clicking on it brings up a password ...
>>
> www.chicagotech.net/netforums/viewtopic ... 4a0d4aabd8
> cd1cda2c02d
>>
>>
>> --
>> Bob Lin, MS-MVP, MCSE & CNE
>> Networking, Internet, Routing, VPN Troubleshooting on
>> http://www.ChicagoTech.net
>> How to Setup Windows, Network, VPN & Remote Access on
>> http://www.HowToNetworking.com
>>
>>
>> "Allen" <Allen> wrote in message
>> news:84C52D7C-B469-4E41-8367-1AC100D1722F@microsoft.com...
>> >I have a printer attached to my Vista machine via a parallel port. I
> have
>> >a
>> > network and my win 98 machine can see my vista machine. I have printer
>> > sharing turned on and no password turned on. When I try to add printer
> on
>> > my
>> > 98 machine and browse the network to find the printer, the vista machine
>> > asks
>> > for a password. Both machines access the internet fine.
>> >
>> > How do I set up access from from the 98 machine to the vista machine?
>>
>
>
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