Turn off any firewalls for debugging. Right-click on Network and choose Properties. RSS ALL ARTICLES FEATURES ONLY TRIVIA Search How-To Geek How To Share Files and Printers Between Windows 7 and Vista With three different versions of Windows being used now, you’ll All rights reserved. http://ibuildsystem.com/cannot-access/vista-cannot-access-share.php
skinnywhiteboy, Mar 31, 2008 #7 Curly Thread Starter Joined: Apr 1, 2002 Messages: 1,249 DaveA said: ↑ What folders on the Vista machine are you trying to access? Vista is able to see the folder shared by Windows 7. I set up my Windows 7 and Vista as described above. File & Print Sharing has to be enabled on any computer you wish to share files or printers from.
If not, double check the assigned IP Address and cabling of each computer… If the printer isn’t working, double check to make sure you have the latest drivers for each OS Internet and shared printing works fine, as does either ethernet or wireless. On the Vista machine I edited the sharing of the Public Folder, all sub-folders and files to be fully shared . December 28, 2010 elderone1 I just re-discovered my post of April 12, 2010 and find that this common problem has still not been resolved, no matter how many forums I research.
GO OUT AND VOTE Boss sends a birthday message. I am loosing work because of this issue. Similar Threads - Solved Cannot access Solved I have a SM bus controller driver problem cannot fix it. Error Code 0x80070035 I just finished another afternoon with the laptop beside the desktop, using our one workgroup name, signed on to both with same (administrative) user and password.
Here you can see the HP printer connected to the Windows 7 machine is available. Can't Access Shared Folder On Network If the firewall is the problem, you'll have to configure it to allow access to "trusted zone" addresses. I'll keep following this thread to see if anyone has new ideas! Neither computer "sees' the other one.
Some folders are accessible under every partition, even though the partitions are listed as "access denied". However, I get an error message, "The server for the ‘Canon Injet iP4500 series printer does not have the correct printer driver installed." I tried updating the printer driver but that I have a wireless router connecting the both computers. I noticed that this folder was being shared with Everyone on the network, and that full permissions to control and read the folder were checked below.
i could see more settings there. Thanks November 14, 2010 Wayne I have seen this same issue posted several times in this thread, and pages and pages of the same complaint on Microsoft's own support forum. Can't Access Shared Folder Windows 10 December 3, 2010 Charles Bismack Just finished following your directions to print from my wife’s laptop with Vista to my desktop with Windows 7 on a HP Officejet 4500 with great Cannot Access Shared Folder Windows 7 Added "Everybody" as a user and allocated Full Control to this user.
When you complete these steps go to your vista pc and open your network if you see the xp pc click on it. click site In Vista, it is not. Share Files Vista View Now on the Vista computer, double click on Network and you should see the Windows 7 machine (where in this instance it’s MYSTICGEEK-PC). June 7, 2011 barua123 i am using EVO a usb modem i have two computers at home so both of those computers need internet connection at the same time. Windows Cannot Access Network Share You Do Not Have Permission
I AM able to see and access the shared folders on the XP laptop FROM the Vista laptop.I am stumped. Thank you very much for sharing! So why doesn't it work?????? news Don't know if this is suitable for everyone but it might give a few clues.
Worked!!!MCTS - Please remember to click Mark as Answer on the post that helps you, and to click Unmark as Answer if a marked post does not actually answer your question. I have installed Windows 7home premium on my computer, and now I cannot connect to the printer on the 2003 server machine. When you get to select a network connection method select the second option. 4.
DaveA, Mar 31, 2008 #11 skinnywhiteboy Joined: Jan 26, 2001 Messages: 2,068 The $ just makes the share name invisible when browsing the network. Can you tweak you're way around that one? Stay logged in Sign up now! February 28, 2011 George Worked awesome.
Conclusion This should get you started sharing folders, files, and printers between your Vista and Windows 7 system. Thursday, September 17, 2009 12:26 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote I was able to do this for a single folder however I want to do this for I had also turned off my my vista firewall which i though i did from the network management screen, but found the firewall settings located under -control panel, administrative tools, windows More about the author I tried the mapdrive, still have the same problem: not able to share files.
My computer running Windows 7home premium and the networking worked fine. Not the answer you're looking for? Style Default Style Contact Us Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules Copyright © TechGuy, Inc. Logon failure: the user has not been granted the requested logon type at this computer" Can anybody kelp?
Results with printers are going to vary depending on the printer models and set up. Now accessing files on Vista machine, workd like a charm... So, are you trying to say that C$ is not valid, even though Vista says that the share name already exists when I try to specify it in "Advanced Sharing"? I still cannot distinguish any difference in the settings for folders I can access from those where access is denied.
Curly, Mar 31, 2008 #5 DaveA David Trusted Advisor Joined: Nov 16, 1999 Messages: 13,150 What folders on the Vista machine are you trying to access? December 5, 2010 jo this suks, i cant understand anything December 7, 2010 win7 i have the same problem with 1 laptop win 7 and 1 pc win 7. It is only when I either shutdown, OR reboot my Vista Home Premimum SP1 laptop do I run into the problem along with the following msg: "Windows cannot print due to You might not have permission to use this network resource.
The IPCONFIG /ALL display will provide a wealth of useful information for debugging your network connection. At your workgroup name you most ensure that the name you select maches the rest of your network, all pc's most share the same workgroup name. 5. So now I add a new wireless Windows 7 laprtop and the headaches begin.