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November 15, 2009 peter3 The only thing that I could make work was installing printers as LOCAL printers rather than NETWORK printers. cesarV says: 6 years ago Hey man…thank you…it worked perfectly. I also tried connecting the printer directly to my laptop and and installing the Drivers and then moving the Printer back to the XP and connecting by \\Computer2\ML2510 but I then I followed the steps up untill step 7. this contact form

You'd think they would just give the exact instructions you did. I now have 2 documents in queue that will not print and can't seem to get them to go. Note: copy your computer name and printer name exactly, it's case case sensitive, so if you enter it wrong, it won't work. (I found out the hard way.) Flag Permalink This However, trusted network in Mcafee speak still blocks shared folders, basically had to fiddle round in the advanced firewall settings and change the specific IP address from public network to trusted https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb727037.aspx

How To Share Printer In Windows Xp To Windows 7

Then, I went to the Printer manufacturer support and they emailed me with the proper way to do it. Then follow your instuctions and voila. My colleague has as well, I've sent her this link!! Eddy says: 7 years ago This also works for sharing a printer on a Win7 computer with an XP computer.

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  2. This should help you get started with sharing your files and other devices with your Windows 7 machine.  When I first started I was able to see the printer on XP
  3. 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
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  7. Install the driver on your Windows Vista PC.
  8. The Network window displays a list of computers in the workgroup of the computer.

Thanks again for your help. Now what I'd like to know is what theme is that on XP? In the Advanced Sharing dialog box, click Share this folder and specify the share name, permissions, and other settings as needed. Sharing Between Xp And Windows 10 And Voila, it worked.

from desktop. To find the shared folders and devices double click on the Windows 7 machine icon under Network.  Here you can see the printer connected to my Windows 7 machine is shared That is my problem, the driver. http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/windows-7/share-files-and-printers-between-windows-7-and-xp/ Select Continue.

Please help. How To Share Printer In Windows Xp In Lan Jim B says: 6 years ago This seems like it is heading me in the right direction, yet, I am not there yet. Appreciate the tutorial. Thanks.

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

Figure 8: An example of the Permissions dialog box To verify that the folder is shared, do the following: Click Start, right-click Network, and then click Properties. https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb727037.aspx Adding a manual port really helps. How To Share Printer In Windows Xp To Windows 7 Je moet dit vandaag nog doen. How To Share A Printer In Windows 7 To Xp Mode thought i was a guru till i upgraded to rc.

Disable password protected sharing When you disable password protected sharing, the computer sharing the folder does not require a user account or password. weblink morganj1 says: 7 years ago The instructions are correct for what I want to do. Then Re-boot both PCs 9. About 4 weeks ago, I started getting an error message "Windows cannot connect to printer. How To Share Printer In Windows Xp To Windows 10

my wife thinks I'm brillant!! Select “yes” to permit the program to run 5. December 5, 2009 Effectspedals Mike was right… in order to solve the " XP " machine can't see the Windows 7 folders, drives, follow his message about setting the ‘Everyone' with navigate here Now that all in the same Workgroup, I hoped this would work.

December 8, 2009 Russ (Sorry, cut my comment off early…) And yes, I tried the Whitston links provided above, but W7 doesn't want to install just the driver (via an edited Network Windows 7 And Xp Computers Together Taal: Nederlands Contentlocatie: Nederland Beperkte modus: Uit Geschiedenis Help Laden... Vlen says: 7 years ago Thank you Thank you Thank you.

Is it because I'm running Windows XP Professional - 32 bit and Windows 7 - 64 bit?

Just create a new PORT named as \\\ And don't forget the Windows Update button if you can't find your printer in the list. It's pulling drivers from c:Windowssystem32spooldriversx64*.*. NDMH says: 7 years ago Many thanks for the tips - with a little "fine-tweaking" it worked perfectly. How To Share Files Between Vista And Windows 10 Click Apply.

Any ideas? Thanks, Wayne" I have this exact same problem. does any one know what I can do to fix that? http://macland.net/how-to/printer-sharing-between-windows-xp-and-vista.php So i download the driver from the net, go into the setup and turns out that the printer doesn't have a port cause it can't connect and therefore can't install the

My HP printer is connected to a W7 Desktop.