[windows2000] Re: Networking

  • From: cej4108@xxxxxxxxxxxx (Charles E. James)
  • To: windows2000@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Thu, 12 Dec 2002 17:55:21 -0500

Do both pc's have the same user name and password. I found that if I didn't 
have a user account set up on them with identical passwords (workgroup config.) 
that they would not see each other.

Also, did you share the appropriate file folders and add that user name etc to 
the permissions.

"John Svendsen" <svimen@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

>I have 2 pc's here - One with WinXP Pro, and one with Win2000Pro...
>The problem is that I cannot connect to either of the pc's from the
>other ;(
>I have tried with file/print sharing both on and off on both pc's and
>with/without firewall, but no luck so far... It's annoying to move the
>files between them on a disk ;)
>And both have of course the same workgroupname....
>The message I get is: Cannot connect to 'workgroupname'
>Any suggestions ???
>John Svendsen
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Charles E. James, Programmer/Analyst 
U. C. Berkeley, Berkeley California
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