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Lyric1945 says: 6 years ago Can somebody answer my question? This machine also acts as my print server with an RX500 printer attached. the connect function from the shared printer doesnt work for me, i got the `cannot connect to printer error and on the add local printer on step 6, i got error Any help/suggestions would be GREATLY appreciated. http://splashwebservices.com/how-to/sharing-a-network-printer.php

When I look at the "compmgmt.msc" page, it identifies these active network sessions as "guest"!!?? We've been trying to do this for 3 days and managed it first time with your instructions! April 16, 2010 Doug I have gone through all of the steps but my win7 laptop keeps saying "Cannot connect to Printer". Thanks, Wayne June 9, 2009 JoelK I followed the tutorial and got FOLDERS to share, but when I try to share an entire drive on Vista with 7, following the same https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb457001.aspx

How To Share Printer In Windows Xp To Windows 7

Very Vulcan. Any ideas? The laptop shows the printer as "ready," but I still cannot print anything.

Top of page Related Links Windows Hardware Compatibility List Technical Article: Windows XP Technical Overview Top of page Show: Inherited Protected Print Export (0) Print Export (0) Share IN THIS ARTICLE Although I seem to be completely unable to Find the Printer and the shared Server from either 192.168.1.A and B. I cannot seem to make the switch (XP to 7). How To Share A Printer In Windows 7 To Xp Mode i was stuck for a copule of days but after going through your post, it only took me 2 minutes to fix the problem.

I hate to 'upgrade' when the upgrade is a downgrade. How To Share Printer In Windows Xp To Windows 7 64 Bit I have followed the steps above to connect to the networked printer but I get the following message "Windows cannot conect to the printer. oscar says: 5 years ago hi i tried connecting my printer from windows xp to windows 7. more info here I turned off password protect in Win 7 I told XP to share its drive and files.

August 6, 2009 Phil McGuire I run a small network of 3 computers - A Windows 7 machine, a XP machine (Service pack 3) and a MAC (OS X). Sharing Between Xp And Windows 10 Click the Share this printer radio button and give your printer a share name. Help please :) thanks LHnTX says: 6 years ago I have 3 laptops in my office. After 2 days of a headache, this is the only solution that worked!

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

I go through the entire setup process, but i can't see XP on W7.HELP! https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb457001.aspx johnte lex says: 7 years ago nice piece of work, this info solved my problem. How To Share Printer In Windows Xp To Windows 7 To connect to a printer on a network Open Printers and Faxes. How To Share Printer In Windows Xp To Windows 10 The Win 7 machine in network can't see the XP machine but can in full map but can't accesss files on XP machine.

Thanks for again and again By Arun heliousan says: 6 years ago Thanks for sharing this, now my printer is working again. http://splashwebservices.com/how-to/how-to-request-sharing-network-resources.php I enabled password protection on the Windows 7 machine so we can take a look at the login screen that will be displayed before connecting. Simple (For a "Network stand alone printer") at 4) chose TCPIP port and at 5) enter the IP address. The printer is on an XP, and the other users are on Windows 7. How To Share Printer In Windows Xp In Lan

Still having problems with browsing and I think it is because 7 insists on loggin in on the wrong domain and I know XP will not allow that..sigh..does MS ever test I still cannot distinguish any difference in the settings for folders I can access from those where access is denied. Click the printer you want to connect to, and then click OK. check over here July 25, 2009 Fuzzmaster Same problem here.

Maybe I should update that one to Win 7 too! Network Windows 7 And Xp Computers Together Any advice? thanks alot man.

thanks August 22, 2009 Elizabeth Very useful.

Under the General tab click on the Print Test Page button. This worked great. connected directly to the laptop and was printing this afternoon, but for the life of me could not get it to configure to do wirelessly. How To Connect Windows 10 To Printer Connected To Windows Xp but one question?

Travis-Mc says: 6 years ago Thank you so much. The windows 7 sees the Vista, but we have the printer on the XP and that 7 just won't see the XP>> The XP is hooked up wirelessly to system using December 19, 2009 Tom Right my solution for the ‘cannot access pc' problem, i.e. http://splashwebservices.com/how-to/sharing-with-limited-users-on-network.php If you have any ideas for my problem with the server storage please send the to this address.