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I Need Help With Sharing Files On Small Business Network


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#1 greenfury

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Posted 05 June 2008 - 12:57 PM

Example of my problems:

I changed sharing settings on the hard drive of computer 1 to allow sharing with computer 2.

I set up a Network Place for C (hard drive) from computer 1 ON computer 2.

I tried to save a file from computer 2 onto the C drive on computer 1.

It didn't work.

What could I be doing wrong?

I made another post with more details titled File Sharing on Small Networks or something like that.

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#2 hamluis

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Posted 05 June 2008 - 05:35 PM

Hi :thumbsup:.

Did you set up a home network...to begin with?

Did you set up the drives/partitions that you want to share with the other respective system?

How to Set Up a Small Network with Windows XP Home Edition (PART 1) - http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?kbid=813936

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Posted 05 June 2008 - 07:35 PM

If you would have click on your original post, you would have noticed that your question was moved to our networking forum Somebody there has also posted a suggestion
http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/150715/file-sharing-over-small-network/

Edited by garmanma, 05 June 2008 - 07:37 PM.

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