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I really appreciate your help, as I have been trying to get this to work for ages and this solved the problem for me. apached says: 7 years ago Worked 1st time. The feature is indicated on the properties page, but I am unable to 'click' on it. Then save the new Registry. 8. have a peek at this web-site

I have tried every combination of user names (from my router) but can not figure out where and how this came from. Boy, how Microsoft sucks! I can access all files on the windows 7 laptop but I cannot find the xp machine from the laptop nor can I share a printer. No DVD burner on my old laptop and too tedious via CD's. http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/windows-7/share-files-and-printers-between-windows-7-and-xp/

How To Share Files Between Windows 7 And Xp

thanks again. Why oh why do Microsoft make everything so bloody difficult..?? November 14, 2009 AmishCake I was having all the same troubles getting my XP machines connected to my new Windows 7 machine. If someone does not have the cd that came with the printer (like me)…just plug the printer directly into the windows 7 before you start with the instructions and the drivers

Now I'll have to find another way to get my exercise;-) AWAX says: 5 years ago Thank you so much, your method worked like a charm :) Spend three weeks trying I can't even see my XP box on my Win 7 box. Catcher says: 6 years ago THANK YOU!!!! Share Printer Xp To Win7 Scroll to the bottom and verify the checkbox next to Simple File Sharing is NOT checked.Right-click the drive you want to share, click the radio button for Share this folder.

Your instructions worked the first time. The HP tech I chatted with said HP would be working a fix, but did not have one now. Click open the memory stick 3. http://helpdeskgeek.com/windows-7/xp-to-windows-7-printer-sharing/ it work great with another XP OS but Win 7 the problem is as below.

Has Microsoft been advised of this very serious problem. How To Share A Printer In Windows 7 To Xp Mode If the host Windows 7 PC and shared LaserJet printer can be seen on the network, proceed to the next step. When I try to install the Win XP drivers manually it says error. Otherwise, click Cancel and consult your network administrator or the printer manufacturer's website." I tried downloading a Win7 driver to manually select but the only one I could find was for

How To Share Printer In Windows Xp To Windows 7 64 Bit

Two are WIN xp pro and my main one is WIN 7 PRO x64. http://www.sevenforums.com/network-sharing/4602-xp-7-printer-sharing.html How to Troubleshoot Mozilla Firefox Crashes How to Use a USB Key to Unlock a BitLocker-Encrypted PC How to Fax a Document From Your Smartphone 5 Ways To Free Up Disk How To Share Files Between Windows 7 And Xp Almost did a clean installation as a result. Network Windows 7 And Xp Computers Together johnte lex says: 7 years ago nice piece of work, this info solved my problem.

I go through the entire setup process, but i can't see XP on W7.HELP! http://voipforisp.com/how-to/how-to-share-network-connection-with-wii.php Now it works great, but this was not detailed in the instructions at the end. I would list it here, but we all have different printers. The dialog box comes up saying it is searching for the driver usingWindowsupdate and then a dialog box comes up saying "Windowscan't find a driver for the 2015d on the network".Tolocate How To Share Printer In Windows Xp To Windows 10

sorted, VMT. Reply 0 0 « Previous 1 2 Next » « Message Listing « Previous Topic Next Topic » Related Documents HP Printers - Using HP Diagnostic Tools for HP Printers in It says it does but it doesnt. http://voipforisp.com/how-to/how-to-share-network-printer-to-other-users.php August 9, 2009 Eddy From my vista/xp machine, i can see the shared folder but access was denial.

Crazy… Windows advances in some aspects with each iteration of the OS, but it always seems to make some things so much harder than they were before… no? How To Share Printer In Windows Xp In Lan You will see a window notifying you that Windows is connecting to the shared Windows 7 HP LaserJet printer. Good Job~ November 26, 2009 mike Hi, I had the same problem with sharing as Wayne.

I cannot get past this step to get the printer to link up.

sanchezm says: 6 years ago I have tried this and it does not work for me. Done. 18. clehmann180 says: 6 years ago I get to the part where I click on the printer. How To Connect Windows Xp To Windows 7 Via Lan Step 5: Next, click Create a new port and choose Local port from the list of options.

Nadine01 says: 6 years ago Your tip worked superbly for connecting a printer from a Windows XP machine to a Windows 7 machine (32-bit), but it still doesn't work for connecting Details Operation failed with error 0x0000000d. Now you can set it as the default printer and send a test page to verify everything works. http://voipforisp.com/how-to/how-to-share-folders-between-3-or-more-pcs.php I am very surprised that tech support (or lack of tech support) from Canon is not aware of how to do this.

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Thank you so much KirtlandJohn says: 7 years ago Your instructions are perfect!